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Barnhart reaches new Hite

May 22 - Barnhart Crane & Rigging has reached a definitive agreement to purchase Hite Crane & Rigging based in Spokane, Washington.

Since 1969, Hite has been providing hoisting and rigging services in the northwest of the USA using cranes with capacities ranging from 10 to 440 tonnes, as well as heavy transport and specialised rigging equipment.

Alan Barnhart, ceo of Barnhart, said that the acquisition will allow the company to continue to serve Hite's customers' heavy lifting and heavy transportation needs, while also offering a broader range of services that should help lower their overall project costs.

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USA ends steel and aluminium tariffs on Canada and Mexico

May 24 - The USA is removing steel and aluminium tariffs imposed on Canada and Mexico under Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962, with all retaliatory tariffs on US goods and any pending litigation also coming to an end.
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Maxim names duo for Pacific Northwest

May 24 - Maxim Crane Works has appointed Travis Wilt and Alex Clark to lead the expansion of its services in the Pacific Northwest region of North America. 
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PPG restructures training course

May 24 - The Project Professionals Group (PPG) has restructured its project cargo forwarding training course into a one-day format.
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