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Kristian Electric installs Gorbel’s Cleveland Tramrail system at UCVM 23 July, 2021
Kristian Electric has partnered with the University of Calgary Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (UCVM) to install a Gorbel Cleveland Tramrail system at its Veterinary Medical Clinical Skills Building (CSB).
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Manitowoc to acquire H&E Equipment Services
Tuesday, July 20, 2021 The Manitowoc Company has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the crane business of H&E Equipment Services, one of the largest rental equipment companies in the US.
JD Neuhaus on why it has upgraded its mini Food Grade hoist
Thursday, July 15, 2021 JD Neuhaus (JDN) has updated its mini Food Grade hoist with a major upgrade to improve its performance.
AAL delivers mobile gantry cranes to port of Oslo to deal with growing container volumes from Europe & Asia
Wednesday, July 14, 2021 AAL Shipping (AAL) has delivered four of the largest rubber tyred gantry cranes (RTGs) to the Port of Oslo, Norway. The new generation mobile units, measuring 36 m in height and 28 m in length, were transported from Taicang in China to Oslo aboard a ‘mega-size’ multipurpose vessel (MPV), the AAL Pusan.
LEEA partners with Dutch lifting equipment organisation EKH
Wednesday, July 14, 2021 The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) has partnered with Dutch organisation EKH (Erkende Keurbedrijven Hijs & Hefmiddelen), combining their high standards and expertise to support each other’s membership.
Liebherr to further expand remote working technologies following increase in demand during Covid
Friday, July 09, 2021 By Marc Wiedenmann, communication & brand management, Liebherr International.The coronavirus pandemic has given the digital transformation extraordinary impetus over the last year, demonstrating that there are solutions for performing work without being present on site.
Yoke achieves full membership status of LEEA
Thursday, July 08, 2021 As many in the hoist and lifting industry celebrate LEEA (the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association) Global Lifting Awareness Day #GLAD21 today, Yoke announces it has achieved full membership of LEEA.
VDMA pens open letter to US Government on travel restrictions to the country
Tuesday, July 06, 2021 Ulrich Ackermann, head of the foreign trade department at VDMA, the German machinery manufacturers’ trade association, has penned an open letter to the US Government, commenting on the continuing restrictions on entry to the USA for business people.
Palamatic sees weight of fire doors increasing since Grenfell Tower disaster
Monday, July 05, 2021 Palamatic has seen an 18% rise in sales in the last year, owing to an increase in demand in the food and beverage industry as well as new standards released regarding fire doors and insulation panels for tower blocks, following the UK Grenfell disaster.
American Equipment, Pacific Crane & Hoist, Allied Crane unite in ‘highly fragmented’ North American overhead crane & hoist market
Friday, July 02, 2021 Rotunda Capital Partners private equity firm has partnered with American Equipment, Pacific Crane & Hoist and Allied Crane to form the largest independent provider of overhead crane and hoist solutions and services in the Western US.
SCX works with Network Rail on first AVA footbridge
Thursday, July 01, 2021 SCX has designed a modular passenger lift system for a footbridge, named AVA, chosen for the letters that echo its modular, triangular design, that makes lift maintenance easier, while solving time-consuming installation challenges.

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