Works have begun on a $450 million renewable energy project in south-west Queensland, which is set to create up to 400 jobs during construction and 35 on-going jobs.
2019 will see the 40th anniversary of the CICA conference. To help celebrate, Cranes and Lifting will be running a series of articles based on interviews with CICA Life Members. Read more
Brendon Penn Crane Hire services the resources sector in remote areas of Western Australia. The business is built on the reliability of its fleet of Liebherr mobile cranes and the support it receives from the Liebherr team. Read more
After 35 years in the industry, Australian owned and operated business Hanchard Cranes closed late last year due to the retirement of Mike Hanchard. Cranes and Lifting was fortunate to catch up with Mike before he was craned off into the sunset to enjoy his well-earned retirement.
Jim French, Australasian Construction Solutions Specialist at Teletrac Navman, looks at the ways telematics is giving crane operators more options to maximise their fuel tax credits entitlements. Read more
The Crane Owner Panel at the 2018 CICA conference gave valuable insight into the challenges the crane sector faces today. Cranes and Lifting was there to get all the details.
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.
An integrated heavy-duty jib has allowed an Australian company to handle a delicate installation of wall panels on a $6.9 billion rail upgrade project. Read more
Construction has begun on Victoria’s latest wind farm, which will include a Victorian-first underground transmission line to connect the energy project to the national grid. Read more
Terex has appointed a new Global Sales Director for its Tower Cranes business. Read more