How an inventor and a contractor came together to change the face of safety in construction

Improving safety in crane operations is a constant goal for the industry. The development of a wireless load controlling system demonstrates it is possible to eliminate personnel from being in close proximity to a suspended load.

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Liebherr HS 895 HD makes light work of sand quarry

A Liebherr duty cycle machine doesn’t miss a beat in a sand quarrying application.

DTB Equipment has deployed a Liebherr HS 895 HD duty cycle machine to help manage the excavations of a giant Victorian sand quarry in Lang, Lang Victoria It hasn’t missed a days’ work in three years.

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Frann-Tastic Lift

Queensland Crane Hire and Rigging completes an environmentally sensitive lift with three Franna MAC 25 Superlifts. The environmentally sensitive lift meant there was to be no chance of oil or spillage or contaminants entering the creek and contaminating the system.

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Sixty-six Terex Rough Terrain cranes ordered by Tecno Gru

Following a strong end to 2020 the new year has continued at pace for Terex Rough Terrain (RT) cranes. This has been further enhanced by a sixty-six crane order from Italian dealer, Tecno Gru. The order just received includes the full range of RT cranes from the very versatile RT 35-1 up to the all new TRT 90 including its new TEOS operating system. Cranes will begin delivery from April and will complete in full during 2021.

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First Potain MCH 175A in Melbourne works amidst space constraints

The topless luffing jib crane is the first in Australia and was immediately set to work on a new residential development in the fashionable Melbourne district of Prahan. Several of the Potain MCH 175A’s unique features made it a perfect choice for this congested urban job site. Read more