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Court rules Sany infringed Manitowoc patent

Court rules Sany infringed Manitowoc patent

July 23, 2014 | Comments (0)

A US court has found that Sany infringed at least one Manitowoc patent and missapropriated trade secrets READ MORE »

No harness in London

No harness in London

July 23, 2014 | Comments (0)

London, UK, yesterday - two men using a truck mounted lift with no harnesses and no lanyards. READ MORE »

Terex Utilities TLM recall

Terex Utilities TLM recall

July 22, 2014 | Comments (0)

Terex Utilities is recalling 42 units of its TLM-series aerial devices installed on Ford F-550 trucks. READ MORE »

IPAF produces good practice guide

IPAF produces good practice guide

July 22, 2014 | Comments (0)

IPAF has produced a good practice guide on how to manage aerial work platforms READ MORE »

Terex shifts Demag production

Terex shifts Demag production

July 22, 2014 | Comments (0)

Terex is relocating production of its Demag overhead cranes to its newly upgraded facility in Oklahoma. READ MORE »

New Moog for Wemo-tec UK

New Moog for Wemo-tec UK

July 22, 2014 | Comments (0)

UK-based underbridge platform rental company Wemo-tec has taken delivery of a Moog MBL 1200T READ MORE »

Manitex acquires PM

Manitex acquires PM

July 21, 2014 | Comments (0)

US based boom truck and crane manufacturer Manitex has acquired PM Group, including Oil & Steel for $107 million READ MORE »

Boom lift recovered

Boom lift recovered

July 21, 2014 | Comments (0)

A JLG boom lift has been recovered from the Chicago River after the barge it was working from sunk. READ MORE »

Ainscough opens new training centre

Ainscough opens new training centre

July 21, 2014 | Comments (0)

UK’s largest crane rental company Ainscough has opened a wind energy training centre in Falkirk, Scotland READ MORE »

Crane fire in Michigan

Crane fire in Michigan

July 21, 2014 | Comments (0)

A five axle All Terrain crane caught fire on the I-75 Interstate in Bay City, Michigan, on Friday. READ MORE »

Liebherr Sunderland celebrates 25 years

Liebherr Sunderland celebrates 25 years

July 21, 2014 | Comments (0)

Liebherr’s maritime crane production facility in Sunderland, UK has celebrated its 25th anniversary. READ MORE »

Genie Trax for HWS

Genie Trax for HWS

July 21, 2014 | Comments (0)

Dutch rental company HWS has taken delivery of a Genie S-45 Trax crawler telescopic boom lift READ MORE »

Crane operator trapped

Crane operator trapped

July 19, 2014 | Comments (0)

A crane operator was trapped when the crane he was operating rolled down a bank near Toronto READ MORE »

Tour de France hits L’Horme

Tour de France hits L’Horme

July 18, 2014 | Comments (0)

The Tour de France cycle race passed through L’Horme, home to Haulotte's lift and telehandler plant today READ MORE »

Lucky escape as crane overturns

Lucky escape as crane overturns

July 18, 2014 | Comments (0)

A 220 tonne AT crane overturned in Germany this morning landing on a house and trapping a man READ MORE »

Flat quarter for Hiab

Flat quarter for Hiab

July 18, 2014 | Comments (0)

Second quarter revenues for loader crane manufacturer Hiab were flat but order intake jumped 26% READ MORE »

Böcker expands in France

Böcker expands in France

July 18, 2014 | Comments (0)

German hoist, aluminium crane and lift manufacturer Böcker has acquired its French dealer TOM Levage READ MORE »

Genie adds to online training

Genie adds to online training

July 18, 2014 | Comments (0)

Genie has added a telehandler operator programme to its Genie Lift Pro range of online training courses. READ MORE »

Cargotec changes mind on MacGregor flotation

Cargotec changes mind on MacGregor flotation

July 18, 2014 | Comments (0)

Cargotec has decided to reverse is plan to list its MacGregor crane business on an Asian stock market READ MORE »

Two Kobelco’s for Bangladesh

Two Kobelco’s for Bangladesh

July 18, 2014 | Comments (0)

Kobelco Cranes India has shipped two 100 tonne CKL1000i lattice boom crawler cranes to Bangladesh READ MORE »

Climbing for Colin

Climbing for Colin

July 18, 2014 | Comments (0)

Members of the Tadano UK team are planning to climb Ben Nevis in Scotland in September to rais funds for charity READ MORE »

Manitou continues upward trend

Manitou continues upward trend

July 17, 2014 | Comments (0)

Manitou has issued its sales numbers for the second quarter, showing revenues up 10% READ MORE »

Top 30 UK/Ireland rental companies

Top 30 UK/Ireland rental companies

July 17, 2014 | Comments (0)

Cranes & Access has began collecting data for its 2014 UK/Ireland top crane, access and telehandler rental companies READ MORE »

Two Liebherr’s for Ireland

Two Liebherr’s for Ireland

July 17, 2014 | Comments (0)

Irish crane rental company BCS Crane Hire has taken delivery of two new Liebherr All Terrain cranes. READ MORE »

16% lift for United

16% lift for United

July 17, 2014 | Comments (0)

US based United Rentals has reported second quarter revenues up 16% and lifted its full year forecast READ MORE »

New GM for Tidd Crane Australia

New GM for Tidd Crane Australia

July 17, 2014 | Comments (0)

New Zealand based TRT has appointed Phil Chadwick as general manager Tidd crane Australia READ MORE »

Ramirent and Zeppelin team up

Ramirent and Zeppelin team up

July 17, 2014 | Comments (0)

Ramirent and Zeppelin Rental have agreed a JV to bid on the Fehmarnbelt between Denmark and Germany READ MORE »

New NE territory manager for Dueco

New NE territory manager for Dueco

July 17, 2014 | Comments (0)

US based Dueco, the Terex Utilities distributor has appointed Bob Yevak as territory manager READ MORE »

Palfinger invests in Hidro Grubert

Palfinger invests in Hidro Grubert

July 17, 2014 | Comments (0)

Palfinger has acquired 30% of Hidro-Grubert the Argentinian manufacturer of aerial lifts and loader cranes READ MORE »

New commercial director for Nacanco

New commercial director for Nacanco

July 16, 2014 | Comments (0)

Italian rental company Nacanco has appointed Ramon Santamaria of Hune as commercial director READ MORE »

40 years in rental

40 years in rental

July 16, 2014 | Comments (2)

Paul Dixon is celebrating 40 years with UK rental company Clements Plant & Tool Hire today. READ MORE »

Crawler takes out power lines

Crawler takes out power lines

July 16, 2014 | Comments (0)

A lattice boom crawler crane has overturned in Germany after coming into contact with overhead lines. READ MORE »

Man electrocuted

July 16, 2014 | Comments (0)

A painter died yesterday in Westchester, Los Angeles, California, after have got too close to power lines while using a boom lift. READ MORE »

Strong first quarter for Speedy

Strong first quarter for Speedy

July 16, 2014 | Comments (0)

UK rental company Speedy has issued a positive first quarter trading statement with revenues up 15.7% READ MORE »

Crane drops AC unit

Crane drops AC unit

July 16, 2014 | Comments (0)

A crane overturned in Abilene, Texas on Monday as it placed a new air conditioning units READ MORE »

Manitowoc completes MLC650 testing

Manitowoc completes MLC650 testing

July 16, 2014 | Comments (0)

Manitowoc has completed maximum load testing for its new 650 tonne MLC650 crawler crane READ MORE »

TNT acquires Rent-A-Crane

TNT acquires Rent-A-Crane

July 16, 2014 | Comments (0)

Texas based TNT Crane & Rigging has acquired Oklahoma Rent-A-Crane in an assets purchase deal READ MORE »

18 E-RTGs for Vietnam

18 E-RTGs for Vietnam

July 16, 2014 | Comments (0)

Vietnamese port operator Haiphong Port has ordered a further six Terex E-RTG rubber tryed gantry cranes. READ MORE »

Nationwide Platforms to take half Lavendon spend

Nationwide Platforms to take half Lavendon spend

July 15, 2014 | Comments (0)

Over half of Lavendon’s £55 million spend for 2014 will go into the fleet of its UK operation Nationwide Platforms. READ MORE »

BKL expands management team

BKL expands management team

July 15, 2014 | Comments (0)

German rental company BKL has appointed Michael Findeiß and Franz Schwaiger to its senior management team. READ MORE »

F200E for UK moulding company

F200E for UK moulding company

July 15, 2014 | Comments (0)

UK injection moulding company Chess Plastics has taken delivery of a 20 tonne Galizia F200E Plus pick & carry crane. READ MORE »

Forking a forklift?

Forking a forklift?

July 15, 2014 | Comments (0)

We have been sent in a video of a forklift loading a trailer without the use of a ramp or proper loading bay. READ MORE »

Truck mount overturn

Truck mount overturn

July 15, 2014 | Comments (0)

A mid-size truck mounted lift overturned last night in Bournemouth, southern England, last night READ MORE »

New facility for Gunnebo

New facility for Gunnebo

July 15, 2014 | Comments (0)

Lifting equipment manufacturer Gunnebo has opened a new production facility in Växjö, Sweden READ MORE »

Stuck 40 metres up

Stuck 40 metres up

July 15, 2014 | Comments (0)

The emergency services had to rescue two men stranded in 150ft boom lift in Newburgh, New York yesterday READ MORE »

New marketing VP for Manitowoc

New marketing VP for Manitowoc

July 14, 2014 | Comments (0)

Manitowoc Crane has appointed a new vice president of global marketing - Ion Warner READ MORE »

HK 65 for Germany

HK 65 for Germany

July 14, 2014 | Comments (0)

German based M. Walter has taken delivery of a 65 tonne Tadano Faun HK 65 truck-mounted crane. READ MORE »

Paramount takes UK’s first Omme

Paramount takes UK’s first Omme

July 14, 2014 | Comments (0)

Paramount Platforms has taken delivery of the first Omme Lift 4200 RBDJ hybrid spider lift in the UK READ MORE »

Nifty export jump

Nifty export jump

July 14, 2014 | Comments (0)

UK base manufacturer Niftylift has made it in to the UK’s top 100 fastest growing exporters READ MORE »

Mills announces succession

Mills announces succession

July 14, 2014 | Comments (0)

Brazilian based Mills has announced that Sergio Kariya will take over as group chief executive next January READ MORE »

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What training do you need….

Leigh W Sparrow, Publisher

The other day I was asked “what training do you need to drive a crane”, while this might seem a simple question with a simple answer, it is actually a good deal more challenging.

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