LGH makes 520t hydraulic Hi-Force cylinder investment

LGH, one of the UK’s leading lifting equipment rental companies, has further ramped up its capability in the infrastructure and construction rental market by investing in high capacity Hi-Force 520t hydraulic cylinders. The low height, lock ring, single-acting cylinders are primarily aimed at the bridge building and repair sector but will also augment its capability […]

22/06/2021 - 13:36 pm

Liebherr LHM 800 takes Veemnatie to new heights

Liebherr has delivered the largest crane from its portfolio of mobile harbour cranes to Veemnatie’s new terminal in Antwerp, Belgium. Veemnatie NV is launching a new dry bulk terminal in the Port of Antwerp. Veemnatie NV, a joint venture between 5de Havendok NV and Steinweg Belgium, has converted its terminal in the Port of Antwerp […]

15/06/2021 - 13:32 pm

Tropical Shipping orders new Kalmar reachstackers and straddle carriers

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, will supply American cargo and logistics operator Tropical Shipping with two Kalmar Gloria reachstackers and three Kalmar diesel-electric straddle carriers. The order is scheduled to be delivered in Q4 2021. Part of the Saltchuk family of companies, Tropical Shipping is a leader in quality, on-time transportation solutions. From Canada to South […]

25/05/2021 - 14:05 pm

Goitese Trasporti collects its first JF545

Jekko’s JF545 articulated crane is the newest member of the Goitese Trasporti fleet, a Mantuan, Italian company with more than 40 years experience in the transport and lifting industry. Its new JF545, is painted in the Goitese livery and is a full-feature model. Its options include an aerial work platform, vacuum lifters for glass panes […]

22/05/2021 - 09:30 am

Harnessing wave energy

A custom-made 50 WLL lifting frame designed by Modulift was key in ensuring that Mocean Energy’s new Blue X wave energy prototype could take its first ever dip into the cold waters of the North Sea. Mocean Energy, a key player in the wave energy industry, which has been operating since 2015; has been working […]

20/05/2021 - 20:03 pm

Kalmar’s Gloria reachstacker for fleet renewal at Bandeirantes Deicmar

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has concluded a deal to supply Brazilian integrated logistics operator Bandeirantes Deicmar Logística Integrada S.A. (Bandeirantes Deicmar) with five Kalmar Gloria reachstackers. The equipment is scheduled for delivery during Q3 2021. Bandeirantes and Deicmar, two well established companies in the Port of Santos, joined forces in 2018 to consolidate their strengths […]

17/05/2021 - 08:19 am

ASC Group invests in Power Towers

Power Towers Ltd, a JLG company and a leading global manufacturer of low-level access, announced it has closed an important supply agreement with ASC Group in the Benelux region. ASC Group, a specialist in traditional low-level access such as mobile platforms, ladders and scaffolds used primarily during construction fit-out and industrial installations, repair and maintenance, […]

10/05/2021 - 15:37 pm

Danish market is positive for Easy Lift

Easy Lift’s exclusive dealer for the Danish market since 2013, Hammer Lifte, specialises in the sale of both new and used tracked and self-propelled aerial platforms. It has been particularly busy in recent weeks delivering five new Easy Lift spiders with working heights ranging from 13 to 21m. The rental company R-Byg & Machine has […]

27/04/2021 - 13:30 pm

CoreRFID continues to build Irish client base

Asset management software firm, CoreRFID has won a new customer in Ireland. CoreRFID is installing its CheckedOK system at Dynamic Safety Solutions Ltd, which has bases in Westport, County Mayo and Dungannon, County Tyrone, Ireland. The solution will be in operation by the end of June. CheckedOK enables equipment inspectors to use a mobile or […]

20/04/2021 - 16:33 pm

Choosing Flexi technology is Smart choice 

E-commerce supply chain specialist, Smart Services Logistics, has introduced Flexi articulated warehouse truck technology at its fulfillment facility at Chadwell St Mary, Essex, UK. The company, which provides logistics fulfillment support to a range of clients across the Greater London area as well as nationwide, decided that its materials handling needs were best-served by the […]

09/04/2021 - 12:00 pm

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