In 1992 the ambitious Van Seumeren company purchased four Demag CC4800 cranes. This was a bold move because the 800t CC4800 was one of the world’s biggest models of crane at that time, and the business had not yet undergone the merger that transformed it into the global leader we know today.
Johnson & Young Cranes (JYC) recently deployed a couple of Liebherr heavy lift cranes to work on Melbourne’s $6.7 billion West Gate Tunnel Project.
Gravity Rigging recently took delivery of the first Grove GMK 3060L-1 all terrain to be delivered in Victoria. Gravity Rigging Director, Dean Crook explains the background to the purchase.
Working closely with their client Westlink Logistics, Townsville Cranes completed a series of dual lifts involving 70t train locomotives and 16.5t train bogies.
A Liebherr LTF 1045-4.1 was recently involved in an elephant rescue in the River Wupper in Germany.
In early October the Universal Cranes Brisbane team installed two CO2 vessels for Air Liquide at Incitec Pivot on Gibson Island. Universal Cranes deployed its Grove GMK 7450 and Demag AC350 – 6 for the dual lift.
Associated Rigging deploys a new Sennebogen crawler to work on major Melbourne tunnelling project.
Tutt Bryant Heavy Lift & Shift recently deployed a 400t capacity SANY lattice boom crawler crane to build a bridge building project in the Hunter Valley, New South Wales. The Sany SCC4000E lattice boom crawler has been working in conjunction with a Sany SCC400TB tele crawler on the project.
Mammoet’s purpose-built gantry system completes power plant replacement with precise maneuvering in Indonesia.
Quinlan Cranes recently took delivery of the first Liebherr LTM 1230-5.1 to be delivered in Victoria. Quinlan Cranes director Sacha Sikka provides background to the organisation and how the new crane fits into the fleet. Read more