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 spread outrigger loads and create stability for equipment such as mobile cranes, concrete pump trucks, high reach aerial devices, rock crushers, mobile substations, and more.

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Glad to be raising awareness

Some industries are essential and commonplace yet despite existing in plain sight there is little or no perception of them among the wider world. The Lifting Sector is a good example. Fortunately its key stakeholders have resolved to change this. They are now shouting out from the rooftops, or rather from their laptops on social media, about their pride in their industry and how vital something as ubiquitous as lifting is to everyday lives.

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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 dealer for South Australia.  This became effective in early February 2021. RMB Service Group will stock and sell the TIDD PC28 Crane, manage service and stock and supply genuine parts to existing and new customers in the State maintaining TIDD Crane’s Australia wide support network.

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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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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 significant investment in Verton Technologies (“Verton”).  Australian-based Verton has developed and commercialised disruptive advancements in load orientation technology that remove the need for human held tag lines in lifting applications.  These innovations play a critical role in improving the safety and productivity of global lifting operations.

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Borger Cranes in sensitive bridge lift

The NSW Government is funding the $15.9 million rebuilding of the Briner Bridge to ensure the community has safe and reliable access for generations to come. The original Briner Bridge over the Coldstream River between Ulmarra and Tucabia was built in 1908 and served the community well for more than 110 years.

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