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ALE handles Cumbria power lift

November 21 - Global heavylift and transportation specialist ALE has completed the transportation of a 26-tonne cable reel for a local utilities company to restore power to a village near Wastwater Lake, Cumbria, UK after ten months without power due to a

ALE provided the transhipment from a semi low loader to a six-axles self-propelled modular transport (SPMT) using a 100-tonne lifting capacity mobile crane. Once on the SPMT the reel was transported the 1.5 mi route through the narrow and challenging Lake District terrain.

A full survey of the route was conducted prior to the operation to ensure the successful completion of the project. ALE's trailers negotiated narrow lanes, extreme gradients and small bridges on the route to the offloading location at the edge of Wastwater.

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Zuidnatie takes two MHCs

November 21 - Belgium’s Zuidnatie Breakbulk has added two eco-efficient Konecranes Gottwald mobile harbour cranes (MHC) at its terminal in Antwerp.
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Beaumont secures BUILD grant

November 19 - The port of Beaumont in Texas has received a USD18 million infrastructure investment through the Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development (BUILD) grant programme.
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Liebherr lifts in Hawaii

November 19 - Buckner HeavyLift Cranes is using a Liebherr LR 11000 crawler crane to install Vestas wind turbines at a project site on the Hawaiian island of Oahu.
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