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Terex Noell wins Bangladesh straddle carrier contract
Monday, April 05, 2010 Terex Noell is to deliver six diesel-electric straddle carriers to Chittagong Port Authority (CPA), Bangladesh.
PEMA working towards safety
Monday, March 22, 2010 The Port Equipment Manufacturers Association (PEMA) has launched two new working groups to drive its safety and environmental initiatives.
Polish port to grow with RTGs
Monday, January 18, 2010 DCT Gdansk, the Polish container and ro-ro terminal facility, has increased its handling capabilities with the order of two Kalmar E-One2 rubber-tyred gantry (RTG) cranes, as it looks to satisfy customer demand.
New sonar proximity switches
Monday, January 04, 2010 Industry Automation, a division of Siemens, has developed a new generation of its Simatic PXS sonar proximity switch.
Konecranes outsources terminal operations to focus on lifting equipment
Thursday, November 05, 2009 Konecranes has signed an agreement with Finnish firm HUB Logistics Packaging Oy to handle its terminal operations in Hyvinkää, Finland.
Dramatic decline in Demag results
Monday, August 24, 2009 Demag Cranes AG has seen its results suffer a “dramatic decline” in the third quarter of its 2009 fiscal year.
Cargotec buys Danish agent
Friday, August 21, 2009 Cargotec has acquired the assets and business of Danish firm Arne Holst and Co, an agent and service provider for Kalmar products and parts and for MacGregor lashing equipment for more than two decades.
Trans-Web’s new home on the net
Thursday, August 06, 2009 Trans-Web, a UK manufacturer of slings, lashings, PPE and safety harnesses, and lifting systems, has launched a new website offering improved access to information on its products’ technical specifications and statistics.
Konecranes to cut 41 jobs in heavy lifting segment
Thursday, July 02, 2009 Konecranes has completed statutory negotiations for job cuts in its heavy lifting business segment in Finland, which will see permanent personnel reductions totalling 41.
More jobs to go at Konecranes
Monday, May 18, 2009 Konecranes has started statutory negotiations over potential temporary and permanent layoffs within its heavy lifting business in Finland.
Corrosion protection gets trade fair
Tuesday, May 05, 2009 The inaugural trade fair for corrosion protection, preservation and packaging is to take place in Stuttgart, Germany at the end of October.
Konecranes sales up but order book down
Wednesday, April 29, 2009 Konecranes saw its sales total for the first quarter climb marginally to €442.1m ($585.3), although its order book as of 31 March was down 12.9% to €792m ($1bn).
IMHX: Trade shows important in financial crisis
Wednesday, April 08, 2009 The organiser of the International Materials Handling Exhibition (IMHX) has said trade shows have an important place during a global financial crisis as they provide a platform for developing customer relationships.
Konecranes to cut Finnish jobs
Wednesday, March 18, 2009 Konecranes has started negotiations over staff layoffs at two of its business operations in Finland.
Autec in Hannover
Friday, March 13, 2009 Italian safety remote control manufacturer Autec is to profile its MJ joystick controller with data feedback functionality suitable for tower cranes and shipyard applications at the Hannover Messe industrial technology exhibition in Germany, which runs 20-24 April.
Sick launches new sensor solution
Friday, March 06, 2009 Sick (UK) Ltd’s new DT50 laser measurement sensor has been designed to eliminate the problems of set up time and working in changing conditions experienced with other sensors in its price range.
Tele Radio lets Tiger out of its cage
Friday, February 27, 2009 Tiger, the new system from radio remote control manufacturer Tele Radio, incorporates duplex, CANopen and Modbus functionality to improve end-user experience.
Gunnebo Industries appoints new CEO
Tuesday, January 27, 2009 Jerker Höglund, who has been appointed as the new CEO of Swedish rigging gear manufacturer Gunnebo Industrier AB, will take over on 9 March. Christer Lenner, the current CEO, will join the company's board of directors.
CMCO buys Pfaff-silberblau
Thursday, October 02, 2008 US giant Columbus McKinnon Corporation (CMCO) has acquired German hoist and rigging retailer Pfaff Beteiligungs GmbH (Pfaff-silberblau), a leading European supplier of lifting and material handling products with a sales revenue of EUR62m.

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