Combilift introduces new XLE model

Irish materials handling specialist Combilift has launched its latest product, the Combi-XLE, as a further addition to its range of electric models. This multidirectional forklift with up to 5-ton lift capacity, combines emission-free operation with powerful performance for a wide range of industries and applications. The original engine powered XL C-Series model was developed to address …

Goldhofer boosts North American dealer network

In addition to direct contact through Goldhofer Inc.’s US sales team, three dealerships are now in place for the company’s multi-state highway transportation equipment. That includes the versatile, flexible semi-trailers in the STZ-V series, and the P9 and P12 PLUS highway models. Goldhofer’s new dealers include ILoca Services, Inc., Aurora/Illinois, Lucky’s Trailer Sales, Inc., South Royalton/Vermont, …

Tadano hands over the very first AC 7.450-1 all terrain crane

Tadano delivered the world’s very first Tadano AC 7.450-1 all terrain crane to the German crane service provider Wiesbauer. The AC 7.450-1 is a significantly more powerful option which despite its additional axle, still fits in the six-axle class in terms of its dimensions, having a carrier length of only 15.99 meters, an outrigger base …

AD Ports Group and CMA CGM invest in new terminal at Khalifa Port

AD Ports Group and France-based CMA CGM Group have announced the signing of a 35-year concession agreement. Under the terms of the agreement, a new terminal will be established in Khalifa Port, the first semi-automated container port in the GCC region, which will be managed by a joint venture owned by CMA CGM’s subsidiary CMA …

AMCS ensures safety at the new construction site of Scandinavia’s largest hospital

AMCS technologies’ DCS 60 anticollision systems will ensure the safety of tower cranes constructing two additional buildings and an extension of more than 140,000 m2 at the Oslo University Hospitals. « Oslo Universitetssykehus » is now the largest hospital in Scandinavia as it combines two other university hospitals Ullevålhospitalet and Akerhospitalet.  Four Comansa cranes on …

Kalmar to deliver 12 straddle carriers to Italy

Kalmar has received an order of 12 diesel-electric straddle carriers from Medcenter Container Terminal (MCT), which is owned and operated by Terminal Investment Limited (TIL).  Located in the southern Italian port of Gioia Tauro, MCT is a megaport able to handle the largest container vessels deployed on Asia-Mediterranean routes. The terminal has handled more than …

Pecém Complex signs cooperation agreement with SOHAR Port and Freezone, in Oman

Pecém Complex (CIPP/SA) has signed a Cooperation Agreement with SOHAR Port and Freezone, located in Oman, in the Middle East. The agreement provides for commercial and technical cooperation between the industrial complexes and port terminals. Port of Rotterdam is for both ports one of their shareholders. Positioned between Muscat and Dubai, on one of the …