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Voluntary road inspection scheme for UK cranes

Voluntary road inspection scheme for UK cranes

September 26, 2016 | Comments (0)

The CPA has written to the Department for Transport this week, stating that members will adopt voluntary road test and inspections READ MORE »

Three crane rectors injured

Three crane rectors injured

September 26, 2016 | Comments (0)

Three men were injured when a tower crane’s luffing jib dropped as they were in the process of removing it READ MORE »

Crushing fatality in Alabama

Crushing fatality in Alabama

September 24, 2016 | Comments (0)

A man died in Alabama on Thursday when he was crushed between a platform and the underside of a canopy READ MORE »

New UK depot for Rivertek

New UK depot for Rivertek

September 23, 2016 | Comments (0)

Kato distributor Rivertek Services is set to open its new UK facility near Cannock in Staffordshire READ MORE »

What’s in a name?

What’s in a name?

September 23, 2016 | Comments (0)

A story that ran on our German site has caused some mild amusement among English speaking readers READ MORE »

Fish moves from Nationwide to Ardent

Fish moves from Nationwide to Ardent

September 23, 2016 | Comments (0)

Jeremey Fish has resigned as managing director of UK-based Nationwide Platforms to join Ardent Hire READ MORE »

Crane overturn in Tel Aviv

Crane overturn in Tel Aviv

September 23, 2016 | Comments (0)

A truck crane overturned in Tel Aviv, Israel yesterday on the construction site for the light rail system READ MORE »

Sims Crane expands safety team

Sims Crane expands safety team

September 23, 2016 | Comments (0)

Sims Crane & Equipment of Florida has appointed David Wessin as South Florida safety director. READ MORE »

Tractor ladder lift

Tractor ladder lift

September 23, 2016 | Comments (0)

A reader spotted a man working at height with a ladder combined with a front end loader on a farm tractor READ MORE »

Hiab extends warranty

Hiab extends warranty

September 23, 2016 | Comments (0)

Hiab is to provide a standard two year warranty on all loader cranes delivered from the start of October READ MORE »

Genie adds to UK sales team

Genie adds to UK sales team

September 22, 2016 | Comments (2)

Genie has appointed Lee Edwards as southern territory sales and dealer manager in the UK READ MORE »

Permanent chairman for Access Link

Permanent chairman for Access Link

September 22, 2016 | Comments (1)

The UK association of independent rental companies, the Access Link has appointed John Ball as independent chairman READ MORE »

APF 2016 Forestry Show

APF 2016 Forestry Show

September 22, 2016 | Comments (0)

The UK’s biannual International Forestry Exhibition - APF 2016 - took place last weekend READ MORE »

Snorkel up 25%

Snorkel up 25%

September 22, 2016 | Comments (0)

According to Tanfield's half year results, Snorkel revenues grew 25% in the first half to around $70 million READ MORE »

New Ormig electric crane

New Ormig electric crane

September 22, 2016 | Comments (0)

Ormig has officially launched the 60 tonne battery electric pick & carry crane seen at Bauma earlier this year READ MORE »

Crane fire and explosion

Crane fire and explosion

September 22, 2016 | Comments (0)

An All Terrain crane caught fire last night on the M40 motorway in the UK followed by several explosions READ MORE »

Fourth Potain MCR 160 for Corpinsa

Fourth Potain MCR 160 for Corpinsa

September 22, 2016 | Comments (0)

Panamanian rental company Corpinsa has taken delivery of its fourth 10 tonne Potain MCR 160 luffing jib crane READ MORE »

Raimondis for Russia

Raimondis for Russia

September 22, 2016 | Comments (0)

Russian contractor Akvilon-Invest has taken delivery of two Raimondi flat top MRT111 tower cranes READ MORE »

Grove RTs for Indonesia

Grove RTs for Indonesia

September 21, 2016 | Comments (0)

Indonesian mining company PT Freeport Indonesia has taken delivery of three Grove Rough Terrain cranes READ MORE »

750 tonne crawler for Fanger

750 tonne crawler for Fanger

September 21, 2016 | Comments (0)

Swiss rental company Fanger Kran has taken delivery of a 750 tonne Liebherr LR 1750/2 crawler crane READ MORE »

Klubb Pick up

Klubb Pick up

September 21, 2016 | Comments (0)

Klubb has unveiled a 14 metre articulated boom lift mounted on a Renault Alaskan pick-up truck READ MORE »

Sarens wins biggest contract to date

Sarens wins biggest contract to date

September 21, 2016 | Comments (1)

Belgian crane and heavy lifting specialist Sarens has signed a contract for the largest project in its history READ MORE »

PB for PFK Group

PB for PFK Group

September 21, 2016 | Comments (0)

German rental company PFK Group has taken delivery of three 50ft PB S171-12E scissor lifts READ MORE »

Alimak sells US rental operations

Alimak sells US rental operations

September 20, 2016 | Comments (0)

Mastclimber and hoist manufacturer Alimak has sold its US rental business to Bigge Crane and Rigging READ MORE »

New branch for Sims

New branch for Sims

September 20, 2016 | Comments (0)

Sims Crane & Equipment rental of Florida has opened a new location in Titusville, on Florida’s east coast READ MORE »

More Falcons for Zeilinga

More Falcons for Zeilinga

September 20, 2016 | Comments (0)

German rental company BT Skylift Zeilinga has taken delivery of two new TCA Falcon spider lifts. READ MORE »

Arcomet celebrates 60

Arcomet celebrates 60

September 20, 2016 | Comments (0)

Tower crane rental company and manufacturer Arcomet celebrated its 60th anniversary on Friday READ MORE »

New base for Workplatform

New base for Workplatform

September 20, 2016 | Comments (0)

UK sales company and Genie dealer Workplatform has moved to a new larger facility in Castle Donington READ MORE »

Mittelstand award for Ruthmann

Mittelstand award for Ruthmann

September 20, 2016 | Comments (0)

Ruthmann has been named as one of four North Rhine Westphalia winners of the Großer Preis des Mittelstandes READ MORE »

Palfinger launches 25m Light

Palfinger launches 25m Light

September 19, 2016 | Comments (1)

Palfinger Platforms is launching the new 25m P 250BK telescopic boom lift at the IAA in Hanover this week READ MORE »

New initiatives from Hiab

New initiatives from Hiab

September 19, 2016 | Comments (0)

Loader crane manufacturer Hiab is launching two new initiatives to ease crane installation and operation READ MORE »

Venue change for Hire 17

Venue change for Hire 17

September 19, 2016 | Comments (0)

Australia’s HIRE17 event and EWPA and HRIA conventions will be held at a different location in Sydney READ MORE »

First 250t Grove in Asia

First 250t Grove in Asia

September 19, 2016 | Comments (0)

Asiagroup Leasing has taken delivery of the first 250 tonne Grove GMK5250L All Terrain crane to arrive in Asia READ MORE »

Southern base for Omme Germany

Southern base for Omme Germany

September 19, 2016 | Comments (0)

Omme Lift Germany has opened a second customer support location to cover the South READ MORE »

IPAF rep for India

IPAF rep for India

September 19, 2016 | Comments (0)

Jason Woods the IPAF Middle East representative, has added India to the region he covers READ MORE »

First LR-11350 P-Boom in SE Asia

First LR-11350 P-Boom in SE Asia

September 16, 2016 | Comments (0)

Indonesian contractor GTA has ordered a second 1,350t Liebherr LR 11350 crawler crane this one with PowerBoom READ MORE »

A Grand death wish

A Grand death wish

September 16, 2016 | Comments (2)

A reader in the UK spotted unsafe practices during preparation for filming of the Jeremy Clarkson's new TV show READ MORE »

Another Florida shocking

Another Florida shocking

September 16, 2016 | Comments (0)

Another man has been seriously injured in Florida, while working too close to overhead power lines UPDATED READ MORE »

Kran & Bühne online

Kran & Bühne online

September 16, 2016 | Comments (0)

The latest digital version of Kran&Bühne magazine is now online and available to read or download READ MORE »

13 JLGs for Davys

13 JLGs for Davys

September 15, 2016 | Comments (0)

Irish rental company Davy’s Lawnmower & Tool Hire Centre has purchased 13 new 19ft JLG 6RS slab scissor lifts READ MORE »

Bolt on acquisition for Sunbelt

Bolt on acquisition for Sunbelt

September 15, 2016 | Comments (0)

Ashtead’s Sunbelt Rentals has acquired the rental division of Tower Tech, a portable cooling tower manufacturer. READ MORE »

Standing on the rails

Standing on the rails

September 15, 2016 | Comments (3)

In downtown Seattle, Washington, a scissor lift user who needed a bit more height without raising the platform READ MORE »

Straightpoint adds US dealers and new manager

Straightpoint adds US dealers and new manager

September 15, 2016 | Comments (0)

Load measurement and monitoring equipment manufacturer Straightpoint has appointed three new distributors in the USA READ MORE »

Sinoboom introduces boom lift to school children

Sinoboom introduces boom lift to school children

September 15, 2016 | Comments (0)

Chinese aerial lift manufacturer Sinoboom has organised a painting day with boom lifts for pupils at a primary school READ MORE »

Linesman shocked

September 15, 2016 | Comments (0)

A man working on power lines from a bucket truck was severely injured on Tuesday after contacting an overhead power line in Wakulla Springs, Florida READ MORE »

Genie launches SX-135XC

Genie launches SX-135XC

September 14, 2016 | Comments (1)

Genie is launching the new 135ft SX-135XC telescopic boom lift with compact X chassis. READ MORE »

Sport or death wish?

Sport or death wish?

September 14, 2016 | Comments (7)

UK-based crane rental company NMT supplied a large All Terrain crane for the UK Base Jumping Championships at Blackpool READ MORE »

Maxim gets Essex Crane assets

Maxim gets Essex Crane assets

September 14, 2016 | Comments (0)

We now have confirmation that Maxim Crane Works has purchased the Essex Crane Rental fleet and three locations READ MORE »

New Link-Belt 298 Series 2

New Link-Belt 298 Series 2

September 14, 2016 | Comments (0)

Link Belt has launched the new 226 tonne 298 Series 2 lattice crawler crane, replacing the 298 HSL READ MORE »

250t Grove for Dornseiff

250t Grove for Dornseiff

September 14, 2016 | Comments (0)

German rental company Dornseiff has taken delivery of a 250 tonne Grove GMK 5250L All Terrain crane READ MORE »

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