Tadano plans to launch world’s first electric rough terrain crane

Tadano has announced its plans to commercialize the world’s first electric rough terrain crane. Currently in development, the crane will be able to drive to the jobsite and complete all lifting operations using battery/electric, rather than diesel power to deliver zero-emissions operation. Beyond environmentally friendly operation, the electric motor of this rough terrain crane promises …

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 …