Megalift arrange various shipments for Australian tunnelling project

Megalift has recently arranged series of shipments to Australia due to their client embarking on a government-issued tunneling project. The exports came from a variety of locations including Malaysia, Singapore and Germany. As an international construction specialist, Megalift's client was awarded this 'mega' project by the New South Wales Government for the 'Western Tunnelling Package’. …

Largest Potain topless crane for Asia-Pacific and Emerging markets

Manitowoc has launched largest topless crane, the Potain MCT 805, for key Asia-Pacific and Emerging markets. Manufactured at at Manitowoc’s Zhangjiagang, China factory, the new model, which is similar to the MDT 809, is available in 32 t and 40 t capacity configurations, with an 80 m jib and a height under hook of 84 …

New solution for the construction of skyscrapers

As urbanisation in cities is accelerating, the necessity of building supertall structures continues and sometimes it is the only solution due to the limited land available. To meet the challenges posed by this situation, Jaso together with its Australian distributor, Titan Cranes, developed a climbing system that allows a rapid ascent with better safety guarantees. …

Hammar unveils Electric Powered Sideloaders

Back in 2013, Hammar built the world’s first electric powered Sideloader in Australia. Now the company launches its electric power pack on a world-wide scale in the major push towards green alternatives in the Sideloader industry.  The electric power pack, “ePP”, lasts around 20 consecutive lifts with a 35 tonnes weight. It can be charged …

Scheuerle WideCombi ensures the transport of two 160t crusher components

Australian heavy-duty specialists from Doolan’s Heavy Haulage have relied on Scheuerle WideCombi axle lines to transport two crusher components. Two tractors, with a total tractive force of 500 tonnes and 14 WideCombi axle lines were required to haul a 160 tonne crusher component measuring 5.5 x 5.5 x 5.0 metres from engineering service provider RCR …

Antonov Airlines: Mining equipment door-to-door delivery

On behalf of Australian chemical company, Yara Pilbara Nitrates, Antonov Airlines has recently completed door-to-door delivery of two rotary drying drums from Paris-Vatry Airport in France to Port Hedland International Airport in Australia. The two 21-metre long drying drums with a weight of 57 tonnes each will be used in the Nitrates manufacturing industry. The …

The new LRS 545-27 Reachstacker travels to Australia

The company Tianqi Lithium operates a new lithium hydroxide plant in the Kwinana Industrial Area in Western Australia. To meet the growing demand for rechargeable batteries and to ensure smooth loading process, a powerful and reliable device is required. Therefore, decision was made to acquire the Liebherr LRS 545-27 Reachstacker. This new machine has a …