The first Potain Hup C 40-30 crawler mounted self-erecting cranes have been deployed on a project in Switzerland.

Potain Hup C 40-30 cranes make global debut

The first Potain Hup C 40-30 crawler mounted self-erecting cranes have been deployed on a project in Switzerland.
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Have your say on the cranes industry

With restrictions starting to lift, Cranes & Lifting is undertaking an industry sentiment survey, to help companies understand where the industry …
The recently released lookupandlive.com.au is an online safety planning tool, designed to save lives in the Queensland crane sector.

Powerline safety tool saving lives

The recently released lookupandlive.com.au is an online powerline safety planning tool, designed to save lives in the Queensland crane sector.
Cranecorp Australia has secured a capital injection and new major shareholder, bolstering its plans for growth and expansion.

Cranecorp Australia secures new investor

Cranecorp Australia has secured a capital injection and new major shareholder, bolstering its plans for growth and expansion.
Liebherr unveiled its new LTM 1120-4.1, the most powerful four-axle all-terrain crane the manufacturer has ever built, during ConExpo using the slogan “There’s nothing more on four.”

Liebherr launches strongest ever four-axle all-terrain

Liebherr unveiled its new LTM 1120-4.1, the most powerful four-axle all-terrain crane the manufacturer has ever built, during ConExpo using …

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A new Manitowoc crawler crane continues the momentum of its popular predecessor, the MLC100-1, increasing the capacity to 150t and adding a host of new features.

Manitowoc launch new MLC150-1 crawler crane

The new Manitowoc MLC150-1 crawler crane continues the momentum of its popular predecessor, the MLC100-1, increasing the capacity to 150t …
Manitowoc has revealed the latest model to join its MDT topless crane range, the Potain MDT 569, designed for easy transport and quick operation.

Manitowoc announces new Potain MDT 569 tower crane

Manitowoc has revealed the latest model to join its MDT topless crane range, the Potain MDT 569, designed for easy …
Maitowoc has launched a new Grove all-terrain crane, the GMK6400-1, at CONEXPO 2020 with a virtual reality booth and tour.

Grove launches GMK6400-1 at CONEXPO

Maitowoc has launched a new Grove all-terrain crane, the GMK6400-1, at CONEXPO 2020 with a virtual reality booth and tour.
Manitowoc has announced the launch of the MHR 175 tower crane, one of two new machines to debut at the CONEXPO 2020 trade show in Las Vegas, USA. 

Potain launches latest tower crane, focus on highrise and homebuilding

Manitowoc has announced the launch of the MHR 175 tower crane, one of two new machines to debut at the …

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Case Studies

Tadano has released a new line of next generation rough terrain cranes internationally that are designed to increase safety, comfort, performance. With the latest engine technology, it reduces emissions – meeting the latest environmental standards. Cranes and Lifting explains.

Getting rough and sustainable

Melrose Evolution passes Sydney Metro test

UAA bridges gap with Singapore

Events

A new lifting innovation designed for the Metro Tunnel Project and jointly developed by John Holland, Edwards Heavy Lift and RUD won the 2019 CICA Innovations Award.

Lifting innovation wins CICA award

Brad Marshall, Cranes and Lifting magazine, Andrew Winstanly, William Keogh, David Hartigan, John Halliday and Matthew Doidge from Field Engineers

Walz Group and Field Engineers win CICA Project of the Year

The Franna AT 22 arrived in the US at the end of 2018 and had generated a lot of interest in the North American crane market. This interest has prompted the company to exhibit the articulated pick and carry crane at Conexpo 2020.

First time Franna at CONEXPO 2020

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A contractor has been selected to unload, transport and install more than half a million tonnes worth of equipment on the Arctic LNG 2 project.
Border Cranes Consultants has opened a $3.8 million facility in Wodonga, which is set to create new jobs for regional Australia.

CICA Queensland chairman report

Cranes and Lifting spoke to Jackson Arbuckle about his reasons for getting into the crane industry and what he likes about his job.

CICA SA Trainee of the Year – Jackson Arbuckle

Weathering the COVID-19 storm

Lawrence Engineering recently chose a TIDD PC28 for working on mining shutdowns and its fabrication business in Broken Hill. Cranes and Lifting explains.

Choosing a TIDD for mining applications

Although Nova Cranes has been a part of Palfinger Australia since 2018, Michelle Pepperall’s memories go back to a time when the business was owned by Glenn Gaynor and there were only four staff members, including herself.

Celebrating a stellar 20 years at Nova Cranes

Association News

In this series of reports, Cranes and Lifting speaks to each of the CICA state chairman to discuss the challenges they face over the next 12 months. The first interview is with Jeff Wilson, chairman of CICA NSW.

CICA NSW: Onwards with fortitude

In this series of reports, Cranes and Lifting speaks to each of the CICA state chairman to discuss the challenges …
Diamond Valley Mobile Cranes is a family-owned and run business. Its origins date back to 1968 when it started with one man, Martin Kienhuis, and one crane.

Nothing rough about this diamond

Diamond Valley Mobile Cranes is a family-owned and run business. Its origins date back to 1968 when it started with …
Jeff Brundell

Managing the big ones – CICA Life Member: Jeff Brundell

In the latest CICA Life Member profile, Cranes and Lifitng interviews Jeff Brundell who offered a different historical insight into …

Return of delegations: what it means to the crane sector

Return of Delegations is a project currently being led by the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR), supported by Roads and …

CICA life member profile: Bob Parker

2019 will see the 40th anniversary of the CICA conference. To help celebrate, Cranes and Lifting will be running a …