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Kito and Konecranes alliance to dissolve 28 September, 2016 | By Sotiris Kanaris
Konecranes and Kito Corporation have decided to dissolve the strategic alliance signed on March 23, 2010, between the companies. The parties agreed to dissolve the alliance as of September 30, 2016.
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Offshore pedestral crane inspection in Singapore
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
Offshore Pedestal Crane Inspection training will take place in Singapore in October and November, delivered by Sure NDT in association with Reliant Global Supplies.
Pelloby supplies over 30 cranes to HL Smith
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
Pelloby has supplied more than 30 cranes to fellow Shropshire based firm HL Smith automotive transmission remanufacturers over the past twenty years.
DT Engineering NW builds Goliath crane on top of a crane
Thursday, September 22, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
Crane manufacturer and lifting equipment specialist DT Engineering NW has built a Goliath crane on top of an overhead electric travelling crane in a car manufacturer’s press shop.
Ace to supply EOT crane with three hoists for steel facility
Thursday, September 22, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
Overhead crane and hoist manufacturer Ace World Companies has received an order for a custom hot metal ladle crane with three hoists from Nucor Steel Kankakee in Illinois.
Columbus McKinnon introduces ultra-low headroom wire rope hoist
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
Columbus McKinnon Corporation has launched the Yale LodeKing LT ultra-low headroom top-running wire rope hoist, available in capacities ranging from 10–25t.
Somasol orders Terex Quaymate M50 for terminal in Fray Bentos
Monday, September 12, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
The Uruguayan port operator Somasol has ordered a Terex Quaymate M50 mobile harbour crane for the terminal in Fray Bentos, situated beside the Uruguay River close to the border with Argentina.
New Straightpoint load test software produces certification onsite
Friday, September 09, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
Straightpoint launched Proof Test plus, which it said will enhance data recording and certification related to non-destructive load verification or proof load testing.
Straightpoint units used for Shakespeare play set installation
Thursday, September 08, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
The Rose Theatre Kingston in South West London has added to its rigging inventory four 1t Loadlink Plus units from Straightpoint, which were most recently used during installation of sets for a production of Shakespeare’s King John.
Columbus McKinnon CM-ET Lodestar Classic IP66 rated
Thursday, September 08, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
Material handling product manufacturer and marketer Columbus McKinnon has improved its CM-ET Lodestar Classic electric chain motor, gaining an Ingress Protection (IP) rating of IP66.
Associated British Ports orders five MRS grabs from pALM Bulk Solutions
Thursday, September 08, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
Associated British Ports (ABP) port of Ipswich has invested over £160,000 into the purchase of five new cargo-handling MRS grabs from pALM Bulk Solutions Ltd, the UK dealer for German manufacturer MRS Greifer.

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