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Tadano to invest $10 million in first Thai crane components facility
14 June, 2013
Japanese hydraulic-crane manufacturer Tadano has announced plans to invest Bt310 million ($10 million) in the company's first manufacturing facility for crane components in Thailand.
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Minister reveals plans to expand Beirut Port
Friday, June 14, 2013 Beirut’s caretaker Public Works and Transportation Minister Ghazi Aridi has unveiled plans to expand and modernize the Port of Beirut.
Kalmar receives innovation award
Wednesday, May 01, 2013 Cargotec's Kalmar, which offers cargo handling solutions and services to ports, received a commendation award of USD 100,000 in the Next Generation Container Port (NGCP) challenge at the Singapore International Maritime Awards last month, the company announced recently.
Further electric crane contract ordered for Singapore-based PIL
Friday, March 22, 2013 MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has announced that it has secured a further order from Dalian Shipbuilding Industry in China for its variable frequency drive (VFD) electric cranes.
Aqaba Container Terminal celebrates 2012 advancements
Friday, February 01, 2013 Aqaba Container Terminal (ACT), a joint venture between the Aqaba Development Corporation and APM Terminals, ended the year 2012 by adding new milestones and making achievements in areas of operational productivity and development, the Jordan sea port stated.
Electric crane contract ordered for Singapore-based PIL
Thursday, January 10, 2013 Dalian Shipbuilding Industry in China has ordered 16 variable frequency drive (VFD) electric cranes for Singapore-based Pacific International Lines (PIL), it was announced today. MacGregor, a subsidiary of Cargotec, secured the order for the four 3,900 TEU container vessels.
Five new power plants planned for Malaysia
Thursday, November 08, 2012 Malaysian company Sarawak Energy plans to build five coal-fired power plants, with the first one aiming for commercial operational in the second quarter of 2016, local media has reported.
New Indonesian waste-fired power plant in planning
Tuesday, October 30, 2012 Indonesian energy firm PT Pertamina has signed a preliminary agreement with Bantargebang garbage dump’s operators, in the Bekasi area of West Java, Indonesia, to build a 120MW waste-fired power plant.
Konecranes to help expand Indian port facilities
Thursday, October 04, 2012 A 110.5M berth extension plan for Visakhapatnam Port Trust’s Visakha Container Terminal is expected to include buying two Super Post-Panamax quay cranes and four RTGs from Konecranes.
Taiwan approves port expansion plan
Wednesday, August 29, 2012 A TND 66bn (USD 2.2bn) expansion plan for Taiwan’s international ports has been approved by the Republic of China’s Council for Economic Planning and Development (CEPD) for Taiwan.
New director for Kito Corporation
Thursday, August 09, 2012 Kito Corporation has made a new appointment to its seven-man board of directors.
Erikkilä hits one hundred
Tuesday, June 26, 2012 Finnish crane builder Erikkilä celebrated its centenary on June 7, with 240 guests from ten countries including Russia, Finland, Italia, Germany and Estonia.
Demag acquisition boosts Terex sales
Monday, February 20, 2012
Demag secures first harbour crane order from Papua New Guinea
Wednesday, December 07, 2011 Demag Cranes has delivered its first mobile harbour cranes to Papua New Guinea after receiving an order for four Gottwald G HMK 6407 Model 6 cranes from PNG Ports Corporation.
Mitsubishi and Anupam to build container cranes in India
Friday, November 11, 2011 Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has formed an Indian joint venture, Anupam-MHI Industries, to make cost-effective container cranes targeting markets in the Middle East, Africa and parts of Asia, including India.
Hercules to move into cranes segment
Friday, August 19, 2011

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