HBC’s production expansion nears completion.

The largest construction project in HBC’s history is close to a successful completion. In the last few months, a new building with a total area of ​​around 5500sqm, spread over three floors plus basement, was built at the HBC production site in Crailsheim, Germany. The new building enables the company to significantly expand its production […]

26/09/2023 - 11:22 am
News  >  Awards

GGR’s Gill Riley OBE – Entrepreneur of the Year

Gill Riley OBE, managing director of lifting solutions specialists, GGR Group, has been recognised for her entrepreneurial achievements by being presented with the EY (Ernst & Young) Entrepreneur Award for the North of the UK. EY World Entrepreneur of the Year convenes visionary founders, CEOs and business leaders from around the world in the ultimate […]

26/09/2023 - 10:55 am
Juha Pankakoski Konecranes Port Solutions

Juha Pankakoski appointed EVP, Port Solutions, Mika Mahlberg to leave Konecranes

Konecranes has appointed Juha Pankakoski executive vice president, Port Solutions and member of the Konecranes leadership team. He will start in this position on 7 September 2023, and will report to Konecranes’ president and CEO Anders Svensson. Juha Pankakoski will succeed Mika Mahlberg, executive vice president, Port Solutions, who will step down from the Konecranes […]

17/09/2023 - 11:10 am
Haulotte Range

Haulotte’s half-year results

In a global aerial work platform market that remains as dynamic as ever, and where pressure on component supplies continues to decrease, Haulotte recorded historic half-year sales of €403.7 million up +40% on the previous year. This change is mainly due to the sharp rise in volumes sold and the positive impact of price increases. […]

16/09/2023 - 20:52 pm

TVH becomes main sponsor of Belgian rugby

Waregem-based parts specialist TVH will become the main sponsor of the Belgian Rugby Federation for at least the next three years. In a joint press conference, CEO of TVH Dominiek Valcke and president of the Belgian Rugby Federation Michiel Leysen presented the plans. On 9 September, the national league starts, which will be called the […]

16/09/2023 - 20:29 pm
News  >  Events

What technology is shaping forklift design

With rapidly accelerating developments in technology and seemingly no let-up in the emergence of ever more complex supply chain challenges, the modern logistics professional has a lot to consider before deciding on the materials handling equipment that best suits their company’s intralogistics needs. So, to mark the start of the countdown to IMHX 2025 (September […]

16/09/2023 - 19:56 pm

Port Houston orders five more Konecranes RTGs

Port Houston in Texas has ordered five Konecranes hybrid RTGs for its Barbours Cut Container Terminal to support its long-term improvement programme covering channel development and land infrastructure investment. The order was booked in Q3 2023, with the cranes to be delivered at the beginning of 2025. Port Houston is continuing to hybridise RTG container […]

16/09/2023 - 19:11 pm

Mazzella acquires Newell Davis

Mazzella Companies has acquired Newell Davis Company of Wilmington, North Carolina. This acquisition further strengthens Mazzella’s footprint in the Atlantic region of the US and along the eastern seaboard. It also reinforces Mazzella’s commitment to be a one-stop provider for rigging equipment and sling assemblies, engineered lifting solutions, training, and the inspection and repair of […]

16/09/2023 - 18:20 pm

Wajax acquires Beta Fluid Power and Beta Industrial              

Wajax Corporation (Wajax) has acquired all of the issued and outstanding shares of Beta Fluid Power Ltd and Beta Industrial Ltd,  based in Sault Sainte Marie, Ontario. Beta Fluid is a leading regional supplier of hydraulic and pneumatic equipment for use in the industrial, mining and construction sectors. It also offers hydraulic and pneumatic maintenance, […]

01/09/2023 - 14:40 pm

Paolo Merlo reappointed as Merlo chairman

The board of directors of the Merlo Group has reappointed Paolo Merlo as chairman, marking a sign of continuity to the path undertaken at the beginning of the year. The Group, has confirmed its industrial plan that is based on a clear vision and financial solidity. Merlo is aiming to strengthen its technological leadership in […]

29/08/2023 - 17:26 pm

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