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Raccoon drops in on Toronto crane operator – more than 210 metres up
Friday, 17 Apr, 2015 – 10:30 | No Comment
Raccoon drops in on Toronto crane operator – more than 210 metres up

Toronto’s trying to outsmart raccoons with tougher and taller green bins – but apparently, constructions cranes are still within their grasp.

All mobile cranes in workplaces to be equipped with data loggers: MOM
Tuesday, 14 Apr, 2015 – 8:46 | No Comment
All mobile cranes in workplaces to be equipped with data loggers: MOM

After a string of crane-related incidents this year, the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) has announced that all new and existing registered mobile cranes used in workplaces are to be equipped with data loggers.

Bridge launcher crane collapse
Wednesday, 25 Mar, 2015 – 8:05 | No Comment
Bridge launcher crane collapse

A bridge launcher crane helping build a new elevated highway in Manila, the Philippines, collapsed yesterday.

Grove introduced GHC Telecrawler to the Americas.
Tuesday, 24 Mar, 2015 – 13:27 | No Comment
Grove introduced GHC Telecrawler to the Americas.

Grove has introduced its GHC Telecrawler series of telescopic crawler cranes to the Americas.

Hiab’s World Crane Championship finalists selected
Monday, 23 Mar, 2015 – 9:07 | No Comment
Hiab’s World Crane Championship finalists selected

Hiab, part of Cargotec, has selected the finalists who will take part in the first ever World Crane Championships at the Commercial Vehicle Show in Birmingham, United Kingdom, on 14-16 April 2015.

Calls made for national skills test for crane operators
Friday, 20 Mar, 2015 – 8:52 | No Comment
Calls made for national skills test for crane operators

An industry committee led by Vancouver-based Asia Pacific Gateway Skills Table wants to create a national standardized demonstration of skills test (DOST) for mobile crane operators.

MOM steps up inspections on crane and lifting operations island-wide
Wednesday, 18 Mar, 2015 – 9:16 | No Comment
MOM steps up inspections on crane and lifting operations island-wide

The Manpower Ministry (MOM) is carrying out an enforcement blitz on crane and lifting operations across the island for around two weeks ending late this month.

Liebherr provides rescue sheets
Monday, 16 Mar, 2015 – 9:11 | No Comment
Liebherr provides rescue sheets

Liebherr has started to provide rescue sheets for its mobile cranes in order to assist with crane recovery following an incident.

New counterfeit warning from Terex
Thursday, 12 Mar, 2015 – 7:50 | No Comment
New counterfeit warning from Terex

Terex Cranes has issued a new warning about counterfeit versions of Terex crawler crane models, this time originating from South Korea.

Largest mobile harbour crane new from Liebherr
Wednesday, 11 Mar, 2015 – 8:56 | No Comment
Largest mobile harbour crane new from Liebherr

Liebherr LHM 800 mobile harbour crane. Capacity is 308 tonnes and bulk handling capacity is 2,300 tonnes per hour
A range-topping 308 tonne capacity mobile harbour crane has been launched by Liebherr Maritime Cranes in Nenzing, …