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Ports of Auckland orders and upgrades Terex ASCs 22 November, 2016 | By Sotiris Kanaris
New Zealand port operator Ports of Auckland has ordered 27 fully automated straddle carriers (ASCs) from Terex Port Solutions (TPS) and upgraded 21 existing machines.
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Konecranes wins largest deal in its history
Tuesday, November 22, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
Konecranes has received a notice of intent to award contracts from the Virginia Port Authority in the USA for 86 automatic stacking cranes. This will be the largest deal in the history of Konecranes.
LGH UK re-launches
Tuesday, November 22, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
The original owners of Lifting Gear Hire (LGH) have re-launched their business in the UK, exactly 10 years after leaving the market.
Lorenzini acquires three Terex Gottwald Model 7 cranes in two years
Tuesday, November 22, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
Italian terminal operator Lorenzini & C. S.R.L (Lorenzini) has acquired a diesel-electric Terex Gottwald Model 7 mobile harbour crane in the G HMK 7608 two rope variant.
EnerMech’s crane and lifting division sees £85m order book boost
Tuesday, November 22, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
EnerMech’s cranes and lifting division has benefited from an £85 million-plus uplift to its order book with a series of contract wins, extensions and renewals.
Street installs cranes 1.1km underground in science facility
Monday, November 21, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
Street has supplied and installed two overhead cranes in the newly expanded Boulby Underground Laboratory, which is operated by the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC).
Caldwell’s Stitt appointed president of AWRF
Friday, November 18, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
Doug Stitt, president, The Caldwell Group, has been appointed as the president for Associated Wire Rope Fabricators (AWRF) for 2017.
Cargo Lift becomes Modulift distributor in Mexico
Thursday, November 17, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
Modulift has named below-the-hook equipment provider Cargo Lift its first distributor in Mexico, as its newest partner prepares to stock spreader beams up to 110t capacity.
Remotes go fishing
Thursday, November 17, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
Seaquest Systems, a designer and manufacturer of equipment for fishing and offshore vessels, has chosen to use remote control systems from HBC-radiomatic (UK).
Airpes opens US operation
Wednesday, November 09, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
Airpes, a weighing systems and lifting equipment specialist, has expanded its presence in international markets with the opening of Airpes US.
35t Pelloby crane installed at BMW’s Swindon Mini Plant
Tuesday, November 01, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
A 35t capacity Pelloby overhead crane has been installed at BMW’s Swindon Mini plant.

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