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Damen builds vessels for stock in anticipation of continuous market demand 17 June, 2016
Damen has started building two identical crane barge 6324 vessels, designed as a low transshipment platform for ship-to-ship or ship-to-quay operations.
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Huisman Singapore has launched a new 400t offshore mast crane simulator
Friday, June 10, 2016 Huisman Singapore has introduced a new 400t offshore mast crane simulator for customized education and training purposes, and for expert investigations.
Hirschmann MCS launches a new magnetic sensor to comply with SOLAS requirements
Friday, June 10, 2016 Hirschmann MCS has launched the new magnetic fSENS MLS force sensor to comply with the new requirement of the International Convention for the safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS). Under SOLAS, shippers need to verify the gross mass of each container before removing it from the terminal.
Pipe manufacturer keeps workers safe with Elebia automatic hooks
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Tenaris, a pipe manufacturer, has added Elebia automatic hooks to material handling systems.
Rapid Response extends pick and carry fleet, with 12t and 18t Valla cranes
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Rapid Response Solutions (RRS) has expanded its pick and carry crane fleet with the addition of 12t and 18t units from Manitex Valla.
Terex agrees sale of MHPS to Konecranes
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 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.
Mammoet builds Goliath crane for moving steel fabrications in Poland
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 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.
GGR group unveils the UK’s largest glass vacuum lifter
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 UK minicrane sales and rental company GGR Group has launched the country’s largest glass vacuum lifter to the market.
Xuan Thanh Cement expands its plant to be the largest in the world, using Konecranes
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 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.
Cargotec's Kalmar wins its largest ever crane upgrade contract in Malaysia
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 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.
Enerpac’s 4,800t crane heads for new offshore highway in Reunion Island
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 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.

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