Borger Cranes recently took delivery of the new Franna AT 40, the first of the new 40t model delivered in New South Wales. Cranes and Lifting finds out more. Read more
Qwest Crane Hire is a privately-owned crane company in central Queensland and has been operating for close to two years. In that time, the crane fleet has grown to include 14, ranging from Frannas up to a 220t DEMAG all terrain. Qwest operates three depots in Rockhampton, Gladstone and Emerald. Read more
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. Read more
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. Read more
A pair of mobile cranes in the Gold Coast have transported Australia’s fastest boat 200-metres from a holding yard to the water. Read more
A Demag AC 500-8 all-terrain crane has lifted a 19-tonne chimney liner into place, 119 metres above ground in a job where each centimetre mattered. Read more
This year will see the 40th anniversary of the CICA conference. To help celebrate this landmark event, Cranes and Lifting Magazine is running a series of articles based on interviews with CICA Life Members.
School kids get first hand experience of a mobile crane and what it’s like to be a crane driver.
A unique crane has been used by a lifting company to help construct a $500 million hotel in Perth. Read more
How Universal Cranes removed and replaced a chiller unit from the
28th floor of a Brisbane hotel using innovative suspended load management technology, a custom-built half container and a Liebherr LTM1350.