A range-topping 308 tonne capacity mobile harbour crane has been launched by Liebherr Maritime Cranes in Nenzing, Austria. The LHM 800 is claimed by the manufacturer as the largest mobile…
Crane Institute of America offers new crane and rigging training courses for all skill level
Last week a mobile crane lifted a Bristol Bloodhound missile over the London rooftops and into the Hayward Gallery, as part of an exhibition which opens today.
The final deadline for the 2015 ESTA Users’ Night and Awards has passed with the association receiving the highest-ever number of entries. More than 70 entries were received.
The mobile crane experienced a hydraulics failure, causing the support leg to be extended outwards as it was travelling along.
Mobile crane producers including Liebherr and Terex are lobbying Brussels for more time before they have to meet the proposed Stage V emissions regulations.
A reader has sent us a video clip of part of the opening ceremony at this year’s Nanjing Youth Olympics, which involved a large mobile crane. The video has to be seen to be believed.
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.
Power to the small town of Pfalzdorf, Germany was cut when a loader crane struck an overhead power line.
Here is another example of a crane overturning while helping remove a tree, this time in Largo, Florida, on Sunday.