First “game changer” from Liebherr goes to Sarens

The demand from the market for large crawler cranes is growing, for example in the petrochemicals industry and port handling involving enormous components for offshore applications. Driven by the energy revolution, part weights are increasing all the time, particularly when handling components for offshore wind turbines. Liebherr has decided to meet this challenge and has …

MYCRANE Selector tool goes live

Dubai-based MYCRANE has launched universally accessible crane selection tool available to the lifting industry at no cost. Live at www.my-crane.com, the independently-developed Selector tool allows users to quickly and easily identify the ideal crane for their lift, as well as the crane’s capacity and optimum configuration.  Following extensive development and testing, the free tool is …

Unplugged stands for battery-powered at Liebherr

Liebherr’s LR1160.1 unplugged is one of the world’s first battery-operated crawler cranes. The electro-hydraulic drive has the same performance specifications as the conventional version. Both versions are operated in the same way, which is especially convenient for machine operators if they often have to switch between machines. They do not produce any emissions and are …

Sennebogen introduces the 100t telescopic crawler crane

In its anniversary year, Sennebogen has introduced a new 100t model, a crane that will fill the gap between the existing models and will be an interesting solution for construction companies in building and civil engineering and for crane rental companies in particular. The new Sennebogen is a telescopic crane with a load capacity of …

Mammoet and Aertssen Machinery Services support construction of Dubai’s next iconic landmark

Mammoet and  Aertssen Machinery Services teamed up to install design elements of the Infinity Bridge, Dubai’s next iconic landmark. Built by BESIX Construct LLC, a Middle Eastern subsidiary of a Belgian company BESIX, the Infinity Bridge (formerly Al Shindagha bridge) is distinguished by its unique architectural design inspired by the concept of infinity. 40 steel …

Mammoet orders eight Tadano cranes and a Boom Booster kit

Mammoet signed an order for a total of eight cranes at Tadano in Zweibrücken. In addition to two Tadano CC 38.650-1 lattice boom crawler cranes and an AC 3.045-1 City crane with an E-Pack, the “package” also includes five Tadano GR rough terrain cranes and a Boom Booster kit that makes it possible to increase …

Fagioli removes six sections of the Berkan B wreck

After months of challenging operations executed by Fagioli to remove the six sections of the Berkan B wreck, eventually the wreck parts are heading by barge to their final destination in Piombino. The demanding removal operations were performed by means of crawler cranes and barges with dedicated studies and interventions concerning environmental matters and the …