Jungheinrich and Riwal in International Rental Agreement

In the future, Jungheinrich and aerial work platform and telehandler rental specialist Riwal, will work together internationally to rent their equipment. Jungheinrich will use Riwal aerial work platforms for logistics centres, while Riwal will be able to offer Jungheinrich forklifts in other segments. The aim is to create a global one-stop shop for forklift trucks, […]

30/05/2019 - 16:34 pm

Crosby to acquire Gunnebo Industries

The Crosby Group is intending to acquire Gunnebo. The leading global provider of lifting, rigging, and material handling hardware has entered into an agreement to acquire Gunnebo Industrier Holding AB from Segulah, a Nordic private equity firm, and all closing conditions have been satisfied. Gunnebo Industries is a global leader in innovating, developing, manufacturing and […]

30/05/2019 - 16:25 pm

Cogent ‘sky depot’ boosts efficiency with smart stacking cranes

Konecranes stacking cranes are used by Cogent’s integrated logistics hub with a rooftop container depot a world first and currently the only one in existence One of the largest integrated logistics hubs in Singapore, Cogent One-Stop Logistics Hub, houses a world’s first – a cutting-edge rooftop container depot that enables the facility to provide its […]

30/05/2019 - 15:40 pm

LHA sponsors Skyjack in Shitbox Rally

LHA is proud to be a sponsor of Skyjack’s entry in the biannual Shitbox Rally raising money for Cancer charities. Team 19ft High Club will be taking place in the October event driving its “Shitbox” 3614km between Melbourne and Townsville. The Shitbox Rally is not a race, rather a challenge to drive cars worth just […]

03/05/2019 - 08:33 am

New Products and expansion plans from Sinoboom

The 32nd bauma Munich exhibition opened at Messe Munich on 8 April 2019 and Chinese manufacturer Sinoboom showcased six new, upgraded, electric series products with the theme of “We Are Lifting”. The new products were the GTJZ0608S, a 6m electric scissor lift; the GTJZ1212, a 12m lithium battery scissor lift; the GTJZ0407SE and GTJZ1212E, 4m […]

03/05/2019 - 08:30 am

Jungheinrich opens spare parts centre in Singapore

Customers throughout Southeast Asia and Oceania will benefit from shorter delivery time of up to five days and a significant increase in spare parts availability with the new Jungheinrich spare parts distribution centre in Singapore. A 24/7 dispatch from the distribution centre is also offered for particularly urgent customer needs. With the implementation of the […]

03/05/2019 - 08:28 am

Corvus Helps Cut Emissions of RTGs in Ports

In the first order for its Singapore-based Asian office Corvus Energy is supplying the energy storage system (ESS) for battery-hybrid rubber tyred gantry (RTG) cranes by The CCCC Shanghai Equipment Engineering (CCCCSEE). The order is for various retrofit and newbuild deliveries by CCCCSEE’s affiliate Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industry Co Ltd (ZPMC) in Chinese ports. Corvus […]

03/05/2019 - 08:24 am

A Lift Towards China 2025 Goals

Shanghai Superior Die Technology Co Ltd (SSDT), is partnering with Konecranes to help it achieve world-class standards of quality, reliability and safety. The Shanghai Superior Die Technology Co Ltd (SSDT) – an affiliate of SAIC Motor Corporation Ltd – employs more than 2300 people. It has so far installed a total of 46 sets of […]

02/05/2019 - 14:24 pm

HES changes name to Elevate Lifting and Rigging

Hoisting Equipment Specialists (HES), the Australia based lifting and rigging specialists is changing its name to Elevate Lifting and Rigging Pty Ltd. Founder and chief executive officer, Dean Nelson, says, “From the start we have strived to provide more for our customers. We have made a name for ourselves and built a reputation in the […]

12/03/2019 - 10:10 am

MHE-Demag presents innovative Engineered Service. concept

MHE-Demag, a joint venture between Jebsen & Jessen (SEA) Pte Ltd and Demag Cranes and Components GmbH, has introduced a new maintenance concept under the name Engineered Service. At a reception, held during MHE-Demag Australia’s annual Service Conference, division manager of service Mark Beckwith introduced Engineered Service to all attendees by saying: “Engineered Service avoids […]

03/03/2019 - 10:14 am

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