First Japanese Tadano GR-700EX-4 rough terrain crane arrives in Europe

The first Tadano GR-700EX-4 from Japan arrived at the Tadano Nederland BV location in Purmerend. With the boom length of 47 meters and the lifting capacity of 70 tonnes at a radius of three meters, the GR-700EX-4 is the entry point for the new Tadano rough terrain crane family. Its synchronized telescoping system can extend …

Enerpac lifts in Hungary

Hungarian heavy lifting and machine assembly specialist, Megakran Plc, relied upon their Enerpac SL400N hydraulic gantry to move an 85-tonne sheet metal press between factories located in Somogy County in southwest Hungary. The SL400N gantry provided easier access to the press than using a mobile crane. With a large vehicle production industry, Hungary is one …

Seaside adventure with Faymonville VarioMAX Plus lowbed

Transport company Martlé Exceptional Moving & Lifting has relied on Faymonville VarioMAX Plus lowbed semi-trailer to move a 90-tonne pile driver and a Liebherr LRB355 drilling machine from Bruges to Knokke in Belgium over a distance of 20 km. "We examined the entire route precisely beforehand," says Serge Martlé, Managing Director of the transport company …

EBRD financing earmarked for Hungary, Latvia, Romania and Slovak Republic

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has subscribed to a €67 million ticket as part of an inaugural eight-year €600 million green bond issuance by VGP NV, a pan-European provider of logistics and semi-industrial real estate. The Bank’s investment will support the development of sustainable semi-industrial and logistics parks in Hungary, Latvia, Romania …