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Equipment News from March 2018

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Dozen Demags for JTC

March 30 - Kuwait's Jassim Transport & Stevedoring (JTC) has placed an order for six Demag all-terrain cranes.
Views: 3357
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ALE and Roll-Lift end JV

March 28 - ALE and Roll-Lift have ended their Canadian joint venture - ALE Roll-Lift Canada.
Views: 3844
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Rapid Response slides in Jersey

March 27 - Rapid Response Solutions (RRS) has moved two 50-tonne transformers into their final position for Jersey Electricity's GBP17 million (USD24 million) substation project in Jersey.
Views: 3256
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Grove updates all-terrain model

March 22 - Manitowoc is set to launch the Grove GMK6300L-1 all-terrain crane, an updated model of the 300-tonne capacity GMK6300L that was first launched in 2010.
Views: 2617
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Sarens relocates crawler crane

March 20 - Sarens has permanently repositioned one of its 1,600-tonne capacity CC8800-1 lattice boom crawler cranes in India.
Views: 2700
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Ten crane order for Terex

March 16 - Saudi Arabian crane rental company, Arabian Consolidated Trading (ACT Crane & Heavy Equipment), is expanding its crane fleet through a recent order for four Demag AC 160-5 units, two AC 300-6 all terrain cranes and four Terex RT 90 rough terrai
Views: 2594
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Jumbo teams up with Huisman

March 16 - Jumbo has appointed Huisman Equipment to design and construct two offshore mast cranes for its new DP2 heavy lift crane vessel (HLCV) for delivery in 2020.
Views: 2651
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RRS skids to success

March 14 - Rapid Response Solutions (RRS) has transported a 25-tonne principal supply point (PSP) for Network Rail's upgrade project at Copley Village, UK.
Views: 8922
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Utility One expands with Terex

March 14 - Utility One Source (Custom Truck & Equipment) has acquired five Terex BT 792 boom trucks, five Terex Crossover 8000 boom trucks and four Terex HC 80 lattice boom crawler cranes.
Views: 2723
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IMO's fuel data reporting now in force

March 13 - The mandatory fuel consumption data collection system for international shipping, adopted by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) in October 2017, has now entered into force, requiring ships above 5,000 gwt to start collecting and repo
Views: 2694
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Demag delivers for Gruas Maule

March 13 - Chile-based Gruas Maule has expanded into the crane rental business with the acquisition of a Demag CC 3800-1 lattice boom crawler crane.
Views: 2547
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Faymonville flips in North America

March 12 - Trailer manufacturer Faymonville has introduced a fourth pin-on flip axle as the latest option for the MegaMAX double drop trailer in North America.
Views: 2761
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Kahl calls in Goldhofer for transformer move

March 12 - Germany-headquartered Kahl Group utilised two Goldhofer modules and a high girder bridge to transport the world's most powerful transformer, a Siemens 1100 kV UHVDC, which had a deadweight of 535 tons (485 tonnes).
Views: 2587
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Mammoet invests in UK

March 9 - Heavy lifting and transportation specialist Mammoet has revealed ambitious expansion plans in the north east of the UK.
Views: 3266
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Wittrock doubles up with Demag

March 9 - German crane service provider, Wittrock Group, has placed an order for two Demag AC 250-5 all-terrain cranes.
Views: 2278
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ESTA joins IRU

March 9 - The European association for abnormal road transport and mobile cranes (ESTA) has joined the International Road Transport Union (IRU) as an affiliate member.
Views: 3159
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ESTA and FEM summit puts safety in focus

March 8 - The third ESTA and FEM Experts Summit, held in Hamburg on March 6, brought together industry speakers from across the wind energy supply chain to discuss the safety and standards in onshore wind farm construction.
Views: 2791
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Enerpac barges into Antwerp

March 6 - Roll-iT has recently used an Enerpac JS-250 jack-up system to assist with the transport a 300-tonne bridge deck from Ghent to Antwerp, through the Belgian canal network, onboard a Victrol pontoon.
Views: 2370
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Terex adds to Empire

March 5 - North American Terex crane distributor, Empire Crane, has placed an order for several Demag all-terrain cranes.
Views: 2185
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ALE goes for gold in Argentina

March 5 - ALE has recently completed the installation of a roof for the Olympic Parque Roca swimming pool in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Views: 2230
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Cuxport handles Borkum cargoes

March 5 - Terminal operator Cuxport is handling offshore wind foundations, destined for the Borkum Riffgrund 2 offshore wind farm, at the port of Cuxhaven.
Views: 2471
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Laso invests in wind blade transporter

March 2 - In Portugal, Laso Transportes has taken delivery of equipment that will allow it to handle the transportation of wind turbine blades measuring up to 74 m in length.
Views: 1948
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Wiesbauer expands with Demag

March 2 - German crane service provider, Wiesbauer, has placed an order with Terex for a Demag AC 300-6 all-terrain crane.
Views: 1887
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Fagioli bridges the gap

March 2 - The Indonesian branch of Fagioli has completed the first part of the Jembatan Holtekamp Bridge installation project.
Views: 2671
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Modulift supplies beams for jacket lifts

March 1 - Lifting equipment manufacturer Modulift has supplied two large spreader beams to ST3 Offshore's terminal in Poland, which are being used to lift wind (turbine) jacket foundations.
Views: 2186

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