Hugh Morris, otherwise known as “Hughy”, a former CICA Life member and president of the Victorian Crane Association sadly passed away on 22 April 2019.
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In memory of Hugh Morris

Hugh Morris, former CICA Life member and president of the Victorian Crane Association sadly passes.
Industrial lubricant distributor Imperial Oil and Chemical is providing the Australian crane and lifting market with cost effective, time efficient and convenient solutions when it comes to the important role of lubricant maintenance on all forms of lifting equipment.
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Imperial Oil helps save time and money on crane maintenance

Industrial lubricant distributor Imperial Oil and Chemical is providing the Australian crane and lifting market with cost effective, time efficient …
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Crane hire business ends quest for truck mounted crane

Qwest Crane Hire is a privately-owned crane company in central Queensland and has been operating for close to two years. …
Cranes Combined is Tasmania’s largest crane hire business. It has also played a major role in determining a new road access system for cranes, likely to be rolled out across the country.
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Apple Isle crane business helps resolve road access issue

Cranes Combined is Tasmania’s largest crane hire business. It has also played a major role in determining a new road …
Borger Cranes recently completed a complex lift for NSW Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) involving the removal of timber truss spans from the Old Sportsman Bridge in Lawrence.
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Borger barges trusses in bridge dismantle

Borger Cranes recently completed a complex lift for NSW Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) involving the removal of timber truss …

Product News

Superior Cranes is a medium sized crane hire business based in Brisbane’s suburb of Gumdale, has upped its game with the purchase of the Grove GMK5150L all terrain.

Superior Cranes extends its capabilities

Superior Cranes is a medium sized crane hire business based in Brisbane’s suburb of Gumdale, has upped its game with … 0
A Colombian crane rental company has purchased the country’s first Grove GMK5250L to help modernise the country’s crane fleets.

Colombian crane hire company modernises fleet

A Colombian crane rental company has purchased the country’s first Grove GMK5250L to help modernise the country’s crane fleets.0
Tadano sets benchmarks with the launch of two new all-terrain cranes, the ATF-100-4.1 and ATF-120-5.1, available from the end of 2019.

Thinking towards the future

Tadano sets benchmarks with the launch of two new all-terrain cranes, the ATF-100-4.1 and ATF-120-5.1, available from the end of … 0
A Liebherr LTM 1450-8.1 mobile crane has become the flagship for a German based crane hire company, after becoming the largest and most powerful crane in the fleet.

Liebherr mobile crane becomes crown jewel of German crane hire company

A Liebherr LTM 1450-8.1 mobile crane has become the flagship for a German based crane hire company, after becoming the … 0

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Case Studies

Cosmo Cranes has installed a Terex Internal Climbing System HD12 (for use with a CTL 340-24 luffing jib tower crane) which is a first for the Australian crane industry and only the second time it’s been employed in the world.

Internal stacker crane: an Australian-first

A pair of mobile cranes in the Gold Coast have transported one of the fastest speedboats in Australia from a holding yard at Stieglitz Wharf in Jacobs Wells

Complex lift to move Australia’s fastest boat

Nurol Construction has taken delivery of four new luffing jib cranes to work on the Beach Vista luxury development in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Safety

WorkSafe Victoria targets cranes in safety blitz

Robway Safety is using data collection technology to improve operator behaviour and awareness.

Using data to boost crane safety

Events

RaycoWylie making headway in Australia

Cranes and Lifting talks to Liebherr’s Andrew Esquilant about his rich history in the crane sector.

Andrew Esquilant inducted into CICA Hall of Fame

How the firm undertook its award-winning lift and install of a curtain facade in Adelaide.

Load 28 wins under 20-tonne lift at CICA awards

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Three Liebherr mobile cranes have undertaken a complex lift to move a 108-tonne steel storage tank over a 12-metre pipe bridge.
ALE has undertaken a vital double bridge replacement in the UK to help future proof the region’s rapid transit and light rail system.

ALE performs double bridge replacement in 56 hours

Tadano completes $300M acquisition of Demag

Mammoet has signed an agreement to acquire heavy lifting and transport specialist ALE.

Mammoet signs deal to acquire ALE

New crane notices to simplify road access

A new urban development on Egypt’s northern coast is being built with the use of over 35 Potain tower cranes.