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Baumann adds hydraulic gantry to fleet 04 December, 2023
Baumann, a heavy lift transportation and logistics company, has added a new Enerpac SBL600 hydraulic gantry system to its fleet, which will allow the company to undertake heavy lift projects where limited space makes a mobile crane impractical.
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Lifting firm Kito Crosby extends partnership with non-profit organisation
Monday, November 27, 2023 Kito Crosby has announced the extension of its partnership with Bridges to Prosperity (B2P), an organisation that “envisions a world where poverty caused by rural isolation no longer exists”.
BB Cranes delivers to desalination plant
Monday, November 27, 2023 BB Cranes delivers to desalination plant
Konecranes supports Chinese business expansion with 35-crane order
Friday, November 24, 2023 Konecranes, a provider of material handling solutions, has won an order for 35 CXT overhead cranes from Chinese filter press manufacturer Jingjin Equipment Inc. to support its newly established manufacturing facility in Dezhou, China.
Verlinde hoist replaces Verlinde hoist at cement factory
Thursday, November 23, 2023 Verlinde hoist replaces Verlinde hoist at cement factory
Konecranes wins 2024 German Sustainability Award for Lifting and Handling Technology
Thursday, November 23, 2023 Konecranes has won the 2024 German Sustainability Award in the Lifting and Handling Technology category. The award is for climate action achievements in Germany and globally, with Konecranes one of only 20 corporate winners chosen from a list of some 6,000 companies competing across multiple categories.
Overhead lifting firm Mazzella Companies acquires Midco Companies
Wednesday, November 22, 2023 US overhead lifting and rigging business Mazzella Companies has announced the acquisition of Midco Companies, a full-service rigging supplier of slings, wire rope, chain, fall protection devices, hoists, blocks and sheaves, and tie-down accessories.
Microcrane performs maintenance at water reclamation facility
Tuesday, November 21, 2023 Microcrane performs maintenance at water reclamation facility
Snatch block with shackle range adds new sizes
Tuesday, November 21, 2023 The Green Pin-branded Snatch Block with shackle from lifting equipment manufacturer Royal Van Beest has been upgraded with six new sizes, extending its working load limit coverage from 2.0t up to 125t.
Lifting association names new chair
Monday, November 20, 2023 Kat Moss, chair of the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (Leea) board, will complete her two years of service at the end of 2023, and will be succeeded in January 2024 by the current vice chair, Oliver Auston.
Tele Radio creates quick-to-install radio control system
Monday, November 20, 2023 Tele Radio has introduced a quick-to-install radio control system specifically designed for lifting and hoisting applications.

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