New TIDD crane dealer appointed in South Australia

Tidd Ross Todd Limited (TRT) has appointed Routleff Motor Bodies Pty Ltd (RMB Service Group) as the new TIDD Crane …

Johnson Young’s 750t capacity Liebherr delivers inaugural lift

Johnson Young recently deployed its Liebherr LTM 1750-9.1 for its inaugural lift on the Westgate Tunnel Project.

Big Carl lifts 575t steel band at Hinkley Point C nuclear Plant

Sarens Giant Crane (SGC) – 250 performs on the major lifts at the Hinkley Point C nuclear plant in the …

Premier is #TeamLifting

For Premier Cranes, company culture governs every aspect of the organisation. Progressive thinking and empowering the team with #TeamLifing at …

The Crosby Group invests in Verton Technologies

The Crosby Group, a global leader in lifting, rigging, and load securement hardware, today announced that it has completed a …

Product News

DICA FiberTech outrigger pads provide strong, rigid setup in lighter weight package

FiberTech™ Outrigger Pads are an ideal solution when extra rigidity is needed and weight is a concern. FiberTech Pads effectively …
Bob Mules, general manager Almac-Pacific and Pat Richards, business development manager, United Access Solutions.

Access crawler equipment tracking for growth

The AlmaCrawler range of Athena, self-levelling tracked scissor lifts and Jibbi tracked boom lifts are making serious inroads in the …

Saunders International welcomes new Zoomlion

Saunders International, a major manufacturer of concrete pre-cast bridge components, takes delivery of its second Zoomlion crawler.
A new Tadano all terrain model, the ATF-120-5.1, was delivered to a Gladstone engineering business, and after two days of training, went to straight to work. It passed with flying colours.

Tadano all terrain passes Xtreme test

A new Tadano all terrain model, the ATF-120-5.1, was delivered to a Gladstone engineering business, and after two days of …



 
 

NEWSLETTER

Case Studies

Controlling the load remotely

Safety

If you are required to work from height, you are required to manage the risk of a fall, and a fall prevention system is recommended because this will assist in limiting or removing the risk of an incident. The Working at Heights Association offers its advice on managing fall protection.

Fall protection in construction

This is the first in a series of articles written by the Working at Height Association of Australia (WAHA), the peak industry body providing information and support for businesses needing to address working at height issues.

Working at Height Fall Arrest Harnesses

The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) is urging businesses to promote safety during National Safe Work Month.

Feedback sought for NSW mental health guidelines

Events

Comansa

Comansa showcases new cranes at CONEXPO

CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020, the largest trade show in North America for construction, concrete, aggregates, and related industries is just over one month away from opening, with more than 2.5 million square feet of equipment set to be on display in Las Vegas from March 10-14.

New crane technology arrives in Vegas for CONEXPO 2020

Outstanding Achievement Award winners, Mark Gilbert, WGA and Mark Kuhn, Max Cranes

Recognising excellence in the South Australian crane industry

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Glad to be raising awareness

Sixty-six Terex Rough Terrain cranes ordered by Tecno Gru

Borger Cranes in sensitive bridge lift

Late January saw the first trains run over a new concrete deck on the Sydney Harbour Bridge.

Harbour Bridge gets Two Way boost

Partnering with customers to tailor telematics solutions that suit their specific business needs, is what MTData does best. They have helped businesses across numerous industries to achieve greater outcomes for 20 years.

MTData partners in telematics

W.A. Pickles is a third-generation, family-owned business and 2020 sees the Pickles family celebrate 60 years in business. Father-and-son team, Wayne and Adam discuss the heritage of the family business and the reasons behind the purchase of the latest crane in their fleet, a TIDD PC28.

W.A. Pickles celebrating 60 years

Association News

Cranes and Lifting magazine has launched a new initiative that will provide every crane hire business the opportunity to showcase the premier cranes in its fleet.

Cranes and Lifting launches 2020 SHOWCASE

Cranes and Lifting magazine has launched a new initiative that will provide every crane hire business the opportunity to showcase …
With over 35 years of experience across diverse industry sectors, Wallbridge Gilbert Aztec (WGA) has developed an award-winning engineering and project management team offering a wide range of consulting services.

Recognising heavy lifting excellence

With over 35 years of experience across diverse industry sectors, Wallbridge Gilbert Aztec (WGA) has developed an award-winning engineering and …
THE TOP 100 CRANES LIST

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 …
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 …