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Rapid Response Solutions (RRS) has expanded its pick and carry crane fleet with the addition of 12t and 18t units from Manitex Valla.
Terex has agreed to sell its material handling and port solutions division to Konecranes, in return for $820m in cash and a 25% stake in the company.
One of the world's largest gantry cranes has been erected at a port in Poland. The new 120m crane will be used for moving steel fabrications. Raising the crane was itself a major lifting challenge for contractor Mammoet.
UK minicrane sales and rental company GGR Group has launched the country’s largest glass vacuum lifter to the market.
Xuan Thanh Cement has announced plans to establish the largest cement plant in the world, deploying Konecranes durable CXT lifting equipment enhanced with Truconnect remote monitoring technology.
Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has won the contract to upgrade seven ship-to-shore (STS) cranes at the Port of Tanjung Pelepas (PTP) in Malaysia.
The French consortium Bouygues Travaux Publics, VINCI Construction Grands Projets, Dodin Campenon Bernard and Demathieu Bard Construction used Enerpac crane to construct a bridge of 5.400m for a new offshore highway in Reunion Island, located in the Indian Ocean.
The Barge Master T40 motion compensated marine knuckle boom crane has been recognised as innovative technology at this year’s Offshore Technology Conference, winning a Spotlight on New Technology award.
Columbia Power Corporation used a Tensa dynamic load reducer, typically used on offshore rigs, to protect a crane on the Kootenay River hydraulic plant in Canada.
Penny Hydraulics based in Clowne, UK, has said that a new warehouse, production facility and new office building will allow it to increase stock and employ new design staff.