Crane Machinery/Crushing Lifting

BKL expands premium segment

Wolffkran AG establishes itself in the rental and sales fleet of Baukran Logistik GmbH BKL, one of Europe?s largest crane logistics companies, with its top-quality tower cranes. The new customer, a profe?ssional full service provider in the crane leasing sector, represents a significant win for Wolffkran.

Terex Cranes delivers 10 RTGs

Terex Cranes delivered ten rubber tyred gantry cranes (RTGs), ordered by COSCO Pacific and Xiamen Haicang Investment Company, to operate in the Xiamen Ocean Gate Container Terminal Co based in Xiamen, China.The cranes were ordered as part of a larger 20 units RTG for Phase 1 port terminal contract, to serve the increasing TEU volumes in Xiamen area generated by the rapid development of China?s booming economy.

Manitowoc inaugurates Charlieu facility

Manitowoc welcomed nearly 400 guests to its factory in Charlieu, France this autumn to showcase expansions and upgrades incor?porated into the facility over the past 12 months. The inau?guration high??lighted Manito?woc?s stra?tegy of leveraging the Charlieu facility as a Center of Exce?llence.

The Power Boom

Since the middle of September, a lattice boom crane has been towering 150 m above the ground at the Liebherr factory site in Ehingen, Germany in a form that has never been seen before. At the lower part of the crane, the lattice sections are assembled parallel to each other; at the top, the double boom has been joined together to form a single boom.

Manitowoc Crane Care is a huge differentiator

We focus on cost of ownership for our customers and onsite productivity. That means high quality manufacturing, backed up with the best customer support to ensure our cranes can keep working at their optimum productivity for as long as possible,? says Prem Naithani, National Sales Manager, Mobile and Crawler Cranes, Manitowoc Cranes India.

Maslizek named VP

Manitowoc Cranes has named Joe Maslizek as the new Vice President of Sales for Manitowoc crawler cranes and Grove mobile hydraulic cranes in North America. Maslizek will oversee sales in North America for Grove and Manitowoc cranes, including distribution management and major accounts management in the region.

Demag supplies five mobile harbour cranes

Demag Cranes is further expanding its business in the Netherlands with the delivery of a total of five Generation 5 Gottwald Mobile Harbour Cranes to three major terminal operators. The buyers, existing customers of Demag Cranes, use these machines primarily for handling bulk materials and scrap.

LC1600: Muscular and Strong

The new series of modular flat-top tower cranes launched by Linden Comansa sits between the LC1100 and LC2100 families and shares numerous elements with tahem.Linden Comansa keeps aloft its high pace of work in the development of products and, a little while after presenting a new series of luffers

Built to Perform

Terex Cranes showcased a total of five crane models in the recently concluded Bauma China.

Lack of a regulatory body for safety norms is a concern

The industry is definitely getting more customer oriented, states Tushar Mehendale, Managing Director, ElectroMech. In an exclusive interview with Equipment India Mehendale spills the details about changing customer preferences and the challenges the industry faces.