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Global mobile crane fleets report now available
New study by Off-Highway Research and International Cranes and Specialized Transport sheds light on the world’s largest mobile crane fleets
Video: Verton tech stabilises lifts with one degree precision
New load orientation solution launched for sectors including traditional and prefab construction
How construction change is spearheading move to zero carbon
The pace of change and innovation has accelerated sharply as the industry searches for the best routes to a more sustainable future
IC Tower Index 2021 call for entries
It is time to submit your entry for the 2021 IC Tower Index ranking of the world’s largest tower crane-owning companies
Manitowoc to push Potain crane sales in China
Construction boom and growing trend towards prefabricated buildings is increasing demand for Potain tower crane models
Liebherr Rostock produces 1,300th maritime crane
Landmark LHM 550 mobile harbour crane will be the eighth Rostock machine installed at the Port of Tema in Ghana 
Two new Konecranes bound for Nigerian port
Tincan Island Container Terminal expands lifting capacity with Gottwald Model 7 harbour cranes
Piling completed on Norway’s longest railway bridge
Aarsleff Ground Engineering installs 280 friction piles for the 836 metre long Minnevika Bridge
ITC conference moves to 2 December 2021
The International Tower Cranes (ITC) conference in Nice, France, has been rescheduled from 29 June to 2 December
Kobelco suspends excavator production in the US
Issues with US engine certification to lead to temporary suspension of some equipment at US plant
Raimondi Cranes appoints Korean dealer
Sale by new distributor La On sees five Raimondi LR273 luffing cranes used in South Korea for first time
Sarens’ Big Carl makes biggest lift yet
Sarens’ 5,000 tonne capacity SGC-250 crane has completed a 575 tonne lift at the Hinkley Point C nuclear power project in the UK
Electric crawler cranes new from Liebherr
Liebherr has introduced a pair of electric crawler cranes, tested and ready for production. Alex Dahm reports
Technology takes the lead at Bauma China
Exhibition in Shanghai saw plenty of new electric machines, 5G technology, and new aerial platforms
Cranes: High and mighty
Cranes are better placed than some other segments of construction equipment regarding equipment sales in 2020
Kobelco celebrates 90th anniversary
Japanese demolition equipment manufacturer introduced its electric mining shovel in 1930
Palfinger sales down 18%
First half year sales and EBITDA down by double digits due to Covid-19 and global recession
EU extends Stage V emissions deadline
Revision gives OEMs another year to bring transition-engine machines to market
Another tower crane lift record by Marr’s
Tower crane lift record by Marr Contracting International on the 1915 Çanakkale Bridge construction project in Turkey
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