Articles tagged with: crane industry news
We came across this short promotional video for a children’s book on cranes. It is so charming we felt it ought to go into the video library.
Bigfoot Crane Company Inc., Abbotsford, British Columbia, reports it has acquired Eagle West Cranes & Equipment Inc. This is a separate company and acquisition from East West Truck & Crane Inc., which was purchased by TNT Crane & Rigging in August.
Around 100 people were evacuated from their homes yesterday in the Evere suburb of Brussels, Belgium, after the foundation of a newly erected tower crane was seriously compromised.
Power to the small town of Pfalzdorf, Germany was cut when a loader crane struck an overhead power line.
Hitachi Sumitomo is preparing to launch its new 80 tonne SCX800A-3 crawler crane, with a low emissions Tier IV power unit. The first two units destined for Europe have been ordered by NRC Plant – Hitachi Sumitomo’s distributor for the UK.
Here is another example of a crane overturning while helping remove a tree, this time in Largo, Florida, on Sunday.
An overturned mobile crane closed down a construction site this morning in Christchurch, New Zealand.
At the end of school term, some of the students from Brechin High School got the opportunity to go onto the building site of the new community campus to see the tower crane being built.
Russian construction company BaltMostStroy used its Sennebogen 7700 crawler crane to help build an 800 metre bridge in Russia.
ABLE Equipment Rental (ABLE) and the National Breast Cancer Coalition (NBCC) have announced a partnership through the use of ABLE’s “Reaching Higher To End Breast Cancer” pink construction boom.