MyCrane offers zero-emissions lifting equipment

MyCrane has partnered with Netherlands-based PV-E Cranes to offer zero-emissions cranes for sale or rent, providing more choice for the digital platform’s global clients. PV-E’s emission-free crawler cranes are fully electric, battery-operated and can run for 10-12 hours on a single charge. The product range consists of an 80, 100, 160 and 250-ton crawler crane, …

Cattron acquires Tyro Remotes

Cattron has acquired Tyro Remotes, adding to its comprehensive portfolio of wireless remote control and emergency stop solutions. Based in Almelo, Netherlands and founded in 1995, Tyro specializes in developing radio remote controls and wireless emergency stops used in mobile equipment control applications. Tyro adds a solid base of customers throughout Europe, expanding on Cattron’s …

Enerpac presents new lifting and moving systems

Over 170 companies attended the ‘Experience Days’ at Enerpac Heavy Lifting Technology at Hengelo, The Netherlands. Highlights of the event included the first opportunity to see new ML40 Mini-Lift Gantry, E-Mover Load Skate system, and JS-Series Jack-ups and SCJ-Series cube-jacks and SL telescopic hydraulic gantries ‘in action’ together with the first European showing of Enerpac’s …

Nooteboom Euro low-loader transports tiny houses

Nijmegen-based Wido has recently started using a 2-axle Nooteboom low-loader with pendle axles, especially for the transport of tiny houses. This EURO-PX low-loader was custom built according to the requirements and wishes of Henk and Jan Heijting, Wido’s management. Important requirements were a very low floor and maximum manoeuverability. “It was not so much about …

More space for ‘green’ companies at Port of Rotterdam

Marine engineering company Van Oord has recently started with the project at Maasvlakte 2 where 55ha of land is being raised for companies that make renewable fuels and chemical products. Preparation of the site followed the Finnish company UPM’s recent announcement that it is now only looking at Rotterdam as a location for establishing its …

Heerema cooperates with DeepOcean on EPRD decommissioning contract

Spirit Energy Production UK Ltd. has awarded Heerema Marine Contractors a contract for removal and disposal services of the operator’s North Sea decommissioning portfolio. Heerema will cooperate with DeepOcean, the subsea asset removal contractor, to deliver the safe and sustainable decommissioning of the platforms. The EPRD (engineering, preparations, removal, and disposal) contract includes both firm …

Verhelst becomes Wolffkran’s exclusive distributor in Belgium

Wolffkran has granted Verhelst Machines exclusive distribution rights for WOLFF tower cranes in Belgium and non-exclusive distribution rights in the Netherlands. The deal also includes Verhelst Machines taking responsibility for Wolffkran's tower crane rental activities in Belgium. The agreement follows nearly a decade of partnership between the two companies, during which they have developed the …

New Nooteboom XL Mega Windmill Trailer for Linden Transport

As the industry grows, the wind turbines are becoming larger, blades are longer and tower sections are growing in diameter. As a result, the base towers of these turbines have become wider, from about 4.5 m a few years ago to over 6 m today. Ready for this challenge, the Doetinchem-based Linden Transport was the …