Industrial hoist and crane maker Kito will begin accepting orders in Japan for its Kito Porta Gantry crane from 6 October. Either foldable or for assembly, this line of aluminum cranes is easy to transport. It comes with a manual trolley for horizontal movement, and both height and span are adjustable. It can be used […]
The latest in Combilift’s straddle carrier range is the Combi-IMSC Intermodal Straddle Carrier. This is aimed primarily for use at inland container terminals which typically handle lower volumes of containers compared to the main sea ports, but still need a machine capable of doing the same task. Conventional port straddle carriers are typically higher and […]
Buiding on the success of the SPX532 and SPX1280, Jekko has launched the 5t capacity SPX650 minicrane with a maximum height of 23.5m with the jib. SPX650 has new stabilisation and hydraulic systems, a new hydraulic jib and runner jib (with plug-and-play attachment), a lithium battery power supply and a radio remote control. Other notable […]
Konecranes has launched three new lifting products designed to refresh and reinforce its portfolio, targeting existing and new industrial customers in segments including general manufacturing, automotive and various process industries. Konecranes president and CEO Panu Routila says, “The launches reflect the strength and depth of our expanded portfolio following the MHPS acquisition, as well as […]
In order to give potential customers real insight into the benefits of the Demag V-type crane MHE-Demag has created a mobile version so it can be taken to the user. A scaled-down but fully functional mobile Demag V-type crane will be taken to key cities on a roadshow. MHE-Demag Australia managing director Vince Di Costanzo […]
Global Track Australia has built a functional radial crane – believed to be a world first. Douglas (Greg) McKay designer and director of the company says, “I developed the radial system from needing a crane to go around a corner in my [Ningbo] China factory. “I thought of the radial crane concept when I first […]
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In this month's issue
LEEA says compliance and inspection mitigate risk.
Pacific Hoists is CMCO’s partner for Yale electric hoists.
Face Time: Steve Anderson continues his entrepreneurial.
Elevate Lifting and Rigging calibrating Straightpoint loadcells.
Charles Bell of Nobles on monitoring and maintainance.
The Insider seven causes of lifting equipment failure.