Palfinger’s first flagship store in Germany

Palfinger is expanding its German footprint with the construction of a new location in Poing near Munich. “We are combining several functions - a large showroom, efficient service workshops that meet all requirements and modern offices - in an eye-catching new building and offer all services integrated into one location,” explains Gerhard Sturm, Senior Vice …

Cobra IS, a Vinci subsidiary, secures €4 billion contract for two offshore windfarm energy converter platforms

Amprion Offshore has awarded a contract to a consortium consisting of Dragados Offshore (a subsidiary of Cobra IS) and Siemens Energy, to design, construct, and install the LanWin1 and LanWin3 offshore wind farm converter platforms in the North Sea. The consortium will design and build converter platforms to gather the alternating current produced by multiple …

TII Group awarded “World Market Leader 2023”

Renowned German business magazine WirtschaftsWoche has named TII Group as the world market leader in the mechanical and plant engineering category. The magazine reported on this in a special edition published in November. “Receiving the award once again proves the resilience and reliability of our group of companies. It is also proof of the high …

Himoinsa supplies power to build largest bridge ever erected over the Danube

Himoinsa has supplied 15 generator sets capable of supplying more than 8 MW of power for the construction of a major section of the Pan-European Corridor IV, which runs from Dresden (Germany) to Istanbul (Turkey), providing four lanes, a single railway track, a cycle lane and two pedestrian footpaths.  The construction of the largest bridge ever …

Vinci to build Germany’s first LNG terminal

Vinci has announced the signature of an EPC (Engineering, Procurement and Construction) contract to build Germany's first regasification terminal. It will have a production capacity of 10 billion m3 of natural gas per year and will have two 165,000 m3 storage tanks. The terminal will also be equipped with auxiliary operating systems, infrastructure and buildings.This …

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’. …

Kobelco: Out of ordinary G-Series

Developed from real jobsite experiences and designed for excelling worldwide in performance and reliability in the most extreme working conditions, Kobelco Cranes at this year’s Bauma will stand out of ordinary. The centre piece of Kobelco Construction Machinery Europe – Crane Division’s stand is the third generation of its G-Series, the new CKE900G-3 lattice boom …

Enerpac Cube Jacks help to install Oldenburg railway bridge

Lifting and heavy transport specialist, Schares, relied on Enerpac for the installation of a double-track railway bridge in suburban Oldenburg, Germany. SCJ-100 Cube Jacks were used to raise and lower the bridge decks to their final installation position. Working in confined conditions, the SCJ-100s enabled the parapet walls to be raised above ground and then …

Five Liebherr tower cranes for Otto Wulff

Construction company Otto Wulff is extending its fleet with five new Liebherr EC-B tower cranes. The third-generation family company from northern Germany has placed orders for a 220 EC-B 12, two 220 EC-B 10s and two 340 EC-B 12s. All ordered cranes, featuring custom paintwork, will be delivered throughout autumn 2022. In total, Otto Wulff now owns 32 Liebherr tower cranes from the …