New RFID system for Irish-based Anderco Lifting

The Irish testing and inspection specialist for lifting equipment based in Cork, Anderco Lifting is using the new CheckedOk system for its on-site reports. Developed by CoreRFID, a Skelmersdale headquartered supplier of Radio Frequency Identification, the CheckedOk system offers equipment safety testing and inventory reports enabling users to pull all data together in one place …

The DCS60 of AMCS for the « Can of Ham »

The anti-collision system manufacturer AMCS Technologies recently installed its flagship product DSC60 for the construction of the 70 St Mary’s Axe project, a commercial office building in the heart of London. Fitted in three Wolffkran cranes Wolff 224B, 180B and 166B, the system is highly appreciated for its characteristics, in particular its real time and …

Magna M-Terrain tyres selected for an important copper mine site in DRC

Congo Retread & Tyre, an exclusive Magna Tyres distributor in the Democratic Republic of Congo, was engaged to supply heavy duty machinery tyres for the construction of one of the largest  copper mine sites in the country. Selected for a test period, the 29.5R25 Magna M-Terrain tyres for articulated dump trucks benefit from the suitability …

CMA-CGM commercialized Traxens, an innovative solution for container tracking

The French group CMA-CGM, one of the maritime transport leaders, just announced a new offer for container tracking : Traxens. This connected device is fixed on the container and then check its location by land or by sea. It enables to know the intensity of the bumps and the temperature change outside. It can also …

Mammoet used for the first time the Green Pin Tycan Lifting Chain

In Schiedam, the Netherlands, Mammoet became the world’s first user of Van Beest’s Green Pin Tycan chain for lifting. This product has been made with Dyneema, one of the world’s strongest fibre. The Green Pin Tycan has similar characteristics than a steel chain regarding strength and flexibility, and is also « eight times lighter », as stated …

Two new EM-Master E4/L4 tires from Continental

The tires manufacturer Continental developed two new sizes for its radial tire EM-Master E4/L4, 23.5R25 and 26.6R25, intended for intensive operations of the mining sector. They complete the range for wheel loaders and articulated trucks. Dedicated to construction, the ContiEarth/Génie Civil line is divided in four templates, in which EM-Master E4/L4 et E3/L3 are included. …