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Kito celebrates 10th anniversary of EQ electric chain hoist 25 October, 2021
Kito is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its EQ electric chain hoist and recently partnered with Ebisawa Seiki Seisakusho, a producer of precision parts in Chikusei City, Ibaraki Prefecture to deliver two sets of the Pro light-crane system with EQ electric chain hoists.
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Mukran Port Terminals buys third Liebherr mobile harbour crane
Wednesday, October 20, 2021 Mukran Port Terminals in Sassnitz, Germany, has bought its third Liebherr mobile harbour crane, type LHM 550.
Airpes launches automation-ready grab
Wednesday, October 20, 2021 Airpes has led the collaborative design of a grab for handling steel or aluminum coils in semi- and fully-automated electric overhead traveling (EOT) crane applications.
Enerpac Push Pull system constructs World’s largest Observation Wheel
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 An Enerpac Push-Pull system has been used to construct the World’s Largest Observation Wheel. Opening this week, the Ain Dubai observation wheel is over 250 metres tall, significantly higher than the 168 metre, High Roller observation wheel in Las Vegas, and almost twice the height of the London Eye.
Christian Prantl, Palfinger, on its ‘European Project of Common interest’
Monday, October 18, 2021 Following the news that Palfinger partnered with GOS Tools to install a high-voltage cable travelling through the Channel Tunnelrecently, Hoist decided to catch up with Christian Prantl, head of product division railway, Palfinger to find out more about the project, which is being labelled as a ‘European Project of Common Interest’, by the European Commission.
Konecranes wins contract for 5 RTGs in Togo, West Africa
Monday, October 18, 2021 Lomé Container Terminal (LCT) in Togo, West Africa, has ordered 5 more Konecranes Rubber-Tired Gantry (RTG) cranes. The order was booked in June 2021 and the cranes will be delivered in the second half of 2022.
Lift Turn Move (LTM) expands GIS lightweight D8 chain hoists
Tuesday, October 12, 2021 Lift Turn Move (LTM) has expanded its stock of GIS lightweight D8 chain hoists of 500kg and 1,000kg capacity, for mobile use in the entertainment sector.
EnerMech £500k crane training tech to support safe lifting operations
Monday, October 11, 2021 EnerMech has invested half-a-million pounds in advanced crane simulator training systems at its Luanda (Angola), Doha (Qatar) and Great Yarmouth (UK) facilities.
Liebherr Container Cranes to supply 3 STS container cranes to Maher Terminals
Thursday, October 07, 2021 Liebherr Container Cranes has won a contract to supply three ship to shore (STS) container cranes to Maher Terminals at the Port of New York & New Jersey.
The Crosby Group to send its employees to Africa in B2P partnership
Wednesday, October 06, 2021 The Crosby Group, has partnered with US non-profit organization Bridges to Prosperity (B2P), to counter poverty caused by rural isolation.
Kalmar to deliver six Automatic Stacking Cranes to Victoria International Container Terminal
Wednesday, October 06, 2021 Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has received a repeat order of six Kalmar Automatic Stacking Cranes (ASCs) from Victoria International Container Terminal (VICT).

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