Sinoboom, Faster Enterprises Dawei He and Worapat Luewittayanunt

Sinoboom signs exclusive Thailand distribution agreement

Sinoboom has signed an agreement with Bangkok-based MEWP rental specialists, Faster Enterprise, for exclusive distribution of Sinoboom equipment across Thailand. The agreement was signed on behalf of Sinoboom by Dawei He, overseas sales and marketing director, and by Worapat Luewittayanunt, general manager, on behalf of Faster Enterprise. Sinoboom and Faster Enterprise formally commenced cooperation in […]

15/08/2023 - 16:51 pm

Dica receives first patent for ProStack Slot Lock Cribbing Blocks

Dica, has received a patent for its ProStack Slot Lock Interlocking Cribbing Blocks. Issued in late 2022, the patent (US Patent 11,479,939), is for the slot and flange interlocking system. Each block has a flat lower surface with downward extending lips positioned at opposing ends of the lower surface. When the blocks are stacked and […]

08/08/2023 - 07:15 am

BVS appoints French distributor

BVS Cranes has appointed EX’M Levage et Manutention Company as its official distributor in France. Önder Bülbüloğlu, chairman of the board of BVS Cranes, and Enver Bostan, president of EX’M Company, said at the signing ceremony that they believe this cooperation will lead to very successful results with excellent products and fast, high quality service […]

08/08/2023 - 06:49 am

Modulift appoints Yeong Shin as official distributor in Taiwan

Below-the-hook lifting equipment manufacturer Modulift is responding to continued growth in the Asian market with the recent appointment of Yeong Shin as their stock-holding partner in Taiwan. The strategic alliance between Modulift and Yeong Shin marks a significant milestone for both companies as they meet the growing demand for readily available DNV Type Approved Spreader […]

01/08/2023 - 15:42 pm

Sinoboom’s European subsidiary completes EcoVadis s audit

Sinoboom BV, the European subsidiary of the Changsha, China-based MEWP manufacturing specialist, has successfully completed a sustainability assessment audit by EcoVadis, the global specialist in providing business sustainability ratings. The audit process involves an extensive review of the company’s performance in four areas: Environment, Labour & Human Rights, Ethics, and Sustainable Procurement. The overall score […]

18/07/2023 - 15:04 pm

Doosan transfers Parts Distribution Centre from Belgium to Germany

Doosan Industrial Vehicle (DIV), a leading supplier of quality material handling equipment, has announced the successful transfer of its Parts Distribution Centre (PDC) from Sint-Niklaas, Belgium to Halle, Germany. This strategic move comes as a result of the integration of DIV within Doosan Bobcat, a leader in the compact equipment industry. The new location in […]

17/07/2023 - 15:03 pm

Crosby officially opens new UK facility

Councillor Rosy Raines cut the ribbon as Crosby, a global leader in lifting, rigging, and material handling hardware, welcomed over 50 channel partners and additional guests from around the world to its 16,500 square-foot site in Waterlooville, Hampshire, UK. The facility manufactures Crosby’s Straightpoint and BlokCam brands, which are leaders in load monitoring and crane […]

13/07/2023 - 07:06 am

Riwal links sustainability performance to RCF

In the last months, Riwal, the international aerial work platform rental and sales specialist, has extended its Revolving Credit Facility (RCF) by another two years. The interest rate on the RCF will, amongst others, depend on the company’s year-on-year sustainability performance improvement. The RCF’s interest rate is 100% linked to sustainability indicators, measuring Riwal’s performance […]

11/07/2023 - 15:06 pm

Liffey Crane Hire becomes partner of GGR

Liffey Crane Hire has been announced as an official GGR Group partner and official supplier of the Woods Powr-Grip and Unic mini spider cranes in Ireland. Through GGR’s partnership with Liffey Crane Hire, it now carries the largest stock of Woods Powr-Grip glass vacuum lifters and Unic cranes for hire and sale in Ireland. With […]

05/07/2023 - 11:24 am

Haulotte improves its EcoVadis score by 13 points

Based on actions carried out in 2022, Haulotte has improved its EcoVadis score by 13 points, from 46/100 in 2022 (score based on 2021 actions) to 59/100 in 2023. The Quality, Safety and Environment teams and head management are extremely satisfied with this new score, which illustrates efforts and actions carried out by Haulotte teams […]

04/07/2023 - 15:08 pm

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