November 28 - US crane manufacturer Shuttlelift has launched a new series of double-beam mobile gantry cranes to complement existing products.

The Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin manufacturer's new DB Series rubber-tyred gantry cranes complement a line-up of products designed for a multitude of industries andheavy lifting events.

Shuttlelift's director of industrial sales, Kurt Minten, says: "The new DB Series was designed for plant managers who are searching for a more cost-effective ways to do business. They want something that is going to perform well and last formany years."

Shuttlelift's complete line-up features four diverse mobile gantry crane series designed to work in a variety of applications and industries. The DB series is a double-beam mobile gantry crane designed for long-term, heavy-duty cycle work in a moderate terrain environment.