July 14 - Scott Powerline and Utility Equipment, based in Louisiana, USA, has added a Tadano Mantis telescopic crawler crane - the GTC- 600 - to its rental fleet.

The 66-tonne capacity crane features a four-section, 118.1 ft (36.9 m) main boom, plus a 58.1 ft (17.1 m) bi-fold jib.

The crane has already been mobilised on a 20 mile (32.1 km) powerline transmission construction project in Texas for Can-Fer Utility Services.