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Kalmar wins New Zealand hybrid straddle carrier order 08 June, 2023
Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has secured an order from long-term customer the Port of Tauranga in New Zealand for four Kalmar hybrid straddle carriers. The order was booked in Cargotec's Q2 2023 order intake, with delivery scheduled for Q4 of 2023.
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Durham Lifting enhances testing capabilities with new 3,000t test bed
Wednesday, June 07, 2023 Durham Lifting, a UK-based provider of lifting and testing solutions, has recently invested in its testing capabilities with the acquisition of a 3,000t test bed.
The Crosby Group launches remote monitoring software for load cells
Monday, June 05, 2023 The Crosby Group has announced the launch of Crosby Straightpoint LoadConnect, a cloud-based software solution that monitors loads and enables users to remotely observe load cell data via an online dashboard.
Kalmar introduces straddle carrier collision warning system
Friday, June 02, 2023 Kalmar is introducing a collision warning system for its manually operated straddle carrier portfolio.
Caldwell expands RUD ACP-Turnado lifting point range
Wednesday, May 31, 2023 US-based The Caldwell Group has expanded its series of RUD ACP-Turnado lifting points by adding Max and Supermax versions.
PSA picks Inform’s terminal scheduling software for Port of Antwerp upgrade
Tuesday, May 30, 2023 Port operator PSA has selected Inform’s Integrated Terminal Scheduler (ITS) to optimise the move schedules for its quay cranes, straddle carriers, and automated stacking cranes during the upgrade of the Port of Antwerp’s Europa Terminal.
Demag introduces ‘compact and versatile’ rope hoist range
Friday, May 26, 2023 Demag has launched a new rope hoist series boasting compact dimensions and a range of options.
Bretagne Manutention provides customised chain hoist solution for cheese dairy plant
Thursday, May 25, 2023 When a cheese dairy plant in Mayenne, north-west France, was having maintenance problems with the chain hoists used in its cheese brining process, Bretagne Manutention, a manufacturer of material handling equipment, provided them with a customised solution.
Italian crane and lifting specialist sets sights on European growth
Wednesday, May 24, 2023 Italian crane and lifting specialist Donati Sollevamenti is targeting growth in European areas where it is less well established.
OTH Pioneer Rigging reaches remote control hooks milestone in North America
Tuesday, May 23, 2023 Canada’s OTH Pioneer Rigging has reached the milestone of having 600 remote-controlled LudwigHooks at work just two years after introducing the hooks to North America.
Dutch firm boosts expansion efforts with Konecranes cranes
Monday, May 22, 2023 Established in 1875, Hakkers Staalbouw B.V is a family-owned business based in Werkendam, in the southwest of the Netherlands.

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