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  • MHI Vestas and Verton team up for turbine innovation, sept 2020
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    MHI Vestas and Verton team up for turbine innovation

    2020-09-21T09:57:00Z

    Danish wind turbine manufacturer MHI Vestas has formed a partnership with equipment manufacturer Verton, which will see the companies develop tooling that will be deployed during wind turbine installation.

  • Sarens launches CS350 climbing system, june 2020
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    Sarens launches CS350 climbing system

    2020-06-12T09:45:00Z

    Belgium-headquartered heavy transport engineering and lifting specialist Sarens has introduced its CS350 climbing system – the latest in a new generation of bottom-feeding jacking systems.

  • Pacific Osprey returns to service
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    Pacific Osprey returns to service

    2020-06-05T12:30:00Z

    Swire Blue Ocean’s (SBO) wind farm installation vessel Pacific Osprey has returned to service following the installation of its extended crane boom in Denmark. 

  • Cargotec restructures Chinese manufacturing operations
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    Cargotec restructures Chinese manufacturing operations

    2020-05-11T16:15:00Z

    Cargotec and Jiangsu Rainbow Heavy Industries (RHI) intend to restructure the ownership structure of their Chinese joint venture, Rainbow-Cargotec Industries (RCI).

  • Mammoet crane comes into Focus
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    Mammoet crane comes into Focus

    2020-05-07T15:25:00Z

    Mammoet has finished the fabrication of the Focus 30 crane’s erection frame – a vital piece of the system that allows the boom to be constructed vertically, in sections.

  • Fast Freight adds Combilift solution
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    Fast Freight adds Combilift solution

    2020-05-07T11:05:00Z

    Romania-based Fast Freight has taken delivery of a Combi-CSS container slip sheet from Irish manufacturer Combilift.

  • Huisman and Jan De Nul develop UQC
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    Huisman and Jan De Nul develop UQC

    2020-04-29T16:30:00Z

    Huisman has designed a universal quick connector (UQC) for the heavy lift cranes that will be fitted on Jan De Nul’s newbuild offshore installation vessels Les Alizés and Voltaire.

  • Hoffman boosts fleet with extra capacity
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    Hoffman boosts fleet with extra capacity

    2020-04-15T15:20:00Z

    Piscataway, New Jersey-based Hoffman Equipment – which is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year – has expanded its fleet with Manitowoc and Grove cranes.

  • Huisman names Roodenburg as CEO
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    Huisman names Roodenburg as CEO

    2020-04-14T11:25:00Z

    Huisman has appointed David Roodenburg as ceo, succeeding Theo Bruijninckx who takes on the role of cfo.

  • Liebherr lands large Al Faris order
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    Liebherr lands large Al Faris order

    2020-03-26T10:45:00Z

    Al Faris Group has ordered 69 Liebherr mobile and crawler cranes.

  • Kalmar secures TPA order
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    Kalmar secures TPA order

    2020-03-20T09:20:00Z

    Kalmar will supply Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) with six rubber-tyred gantry (RTG) cranes for Dar es Salaam port.

  • LEEA supports GLAD campaign
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    LEEA supports GLAD campaign

    2020-03-19T12:10:00Z

    The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) is supporting the Global Lifting Awareness Day (GLAD), which takes place on July 9, 2020.

  • deugro adds railcar capacity
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    deugro adds railcar capacity

    2020-03-18T14:05:00Z

    deugro (USA) has entered into an exclusive usage agreement for a 16-axle railcar.

  • Jozef Hermans opts for Greiner
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    Jozef Hermans opts for Greiner

    2020-03-13T12:30:00Z

    Greiner has delivered a customised Sefiro self-propelled vehicle to Venlo, the Netherlands-based Jozef Hermans Industrial Movers.

  • SCALES in bridge replacement
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    SCALES in bridge replacement

    2020-03-06T10:20:00Z

    France-headquartered SCALES recently replaced three bridge decks in Gisors in Normandy.

  • CF&S completes tunnel boring shipment
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    CF&S completes tunnel boring shipment

    2020-03-05T13:05:00Z

    CF&S Estonia has transported a tunnel boring machine from Paldiski South Harbour to Tashkent, Uzbekistan to support the extension of the city’s metro line.

  • Changes at the top of MHEA
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    Changes at the top of MHEA

    2020-03-04T14:10:00Z

    The Materials Handling Engineers Association (MHEA) has appointed James Bullock as its vice president.

  • Wright steps up at A-Plant
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    Wright steps up at A-Plant

    2020-03-04T12:25:00Z

    UK-based equipment rental company A-Plant has appointed Andy Wright as its chief executive officer. 

  • Gustav Seeland prepares for demolition project
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    Gustav Seeland prepares for demolition project

    2020-02-28T12:30:00Z

    Gustav Seeland will play a key role in the replacement of a railroad bridge across the river Bille in Bullerdeich, as part of the modernisation of Hamburg’s S-Bahn railway network.

  • Wiesbauer replaces railway bridge
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    Wiesbauer replaces railway bridge

    2020-02-27T07:30:00Z

    Crane service provider Wiesbauer has lifted a reinforced concrete bridge into position as part of renovations to a railroad overpass in Rottenburg-Kiebingen, Germany.