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Equipment News from August 2018

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NTC adapts for wind challenges

August 30 - NTC Logistics India has acquired a wind tower transporter designed for handling large wind turbine components on poor road infrastructure. 
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Kübler handles transformer move

August 30 - Kübler Spedition has transported a 272-ton (246.8-tonne) transformer from Nijmegen in the Netherlands to a project site in Kupferzell, Germany. 
Views: 2632
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Mammoet wins LTHE contract

August 29 - L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering (LTHE) has awarded Mammoet a contract for heavy lift works as part of the Visakh refinery modernisation project in India, which is scheduled to take place in March 2019.
Views: 2813
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Mammoet and Scheuerle launch TPA

August 28 - Mammoet and Scheuerle, part of the TII Group, have launched the Trailer Power Assist (TPA) system, designed to improve transport efficiency and lower the carbon footprint of major projects.
Views: 4011
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Marine Maroc moves in Mali

August 27 - Marine Maroc has utilised four modular combinations of Cometto MSPE self-propelled trailers to transport six 215-tonne diesel generators and six 72-tonne generators in Kayes, Mali. 
Views: 2998
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Mexican jack-up for ALE

August 23 - ALE has used its Mega Jack system to complete the 14 m jack-up of a topside, weighing over 13,000 tonnes, in Mexico.
Views: 3015
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Al Faris hoists spud leg trio

August 22 - Crane service provider Al Faris has utilised a Demag CC 3800-1 crawler crane to lift three 130-tonne spud legs from a barge at the Hamriyah shipyard, UAE.
Views: 2862
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Double delivery for Faymonville

August 20 - Transportes Lalgy in Mozambique has taken delivery of a seven-axle CombiMAX low loader system from Faymonville.
Views: 3215
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Gräser-Eschbach adds to fleet

August 15 - German crane service provider Gräser-Eschbach has taken delivery of a Demag AC 300-6 all-terrain crane from Terex.
Views: 3130
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Miller Transfer adds to fleet

August 13 - North American specialised transport provider Miller Transfer has added five lowbed mini-deck trailers to its fleet.
Views: 3533
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Brave refit at Damen Shiprepair

August 10 - Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam has completed a major refit on Fred. Olsen Windcarrier’s jack-up vessel Brave Tern.
Views: 3562
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Montcalm expands with Liebherr

August 9 - Brazil’s Montcalm Montagens Industriais has taken delivery of a 250-tonne capacity Liebherr LTM 1250-5.1 mobile crane.
Views: 3403
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Neeb adds Demag AC 500-8

August 6 - Wuppertal, Germany-based crane service provider Neeb has acquired a new AC 500-8 all-terrain crane from Demag.
Views: 3482
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Transportes Muciño powers up in Mexico

August 3 - Transportes Muciño used its Goldhofer Faktor 5 girder bridge, along with an ADDrive heavy-duty drive unit, to deliver 13 gas turbines in Mexico.
Views: 4023
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SSI acquires MTH30

August 2 - Cometto has delivered a MTH30 straddle carrier to Spain’s Servicios Siderurgicos Integrales (SSI).
Views: 3494
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RHA submits cartel compensation claim

August 2 - The UK’s Road Haulage Association (RHA) has applied to the Competition Appeal Tribunal in respect of a claim against European truck manufacturers found to have colluded in a price-fixing cartel between 1997 and 2011.
Views: 3608

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