Ranger signs industry veteran

New South Wales, Australia-based Ranger Lifting has named industry veteran Oliver Auston technical consultant. He will continue to serve as a Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) board representative.

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Sarens erects wind turbines using Liebherr LR 11000 crawler

Global green and heavy haulage contractor Sarens, took delivery of a new LR 11000 crawler crane from Liebherr earlier in the year. For its first job, the new 1000 tonne crane was assembled at Oostpolder wind farm, which is currently being built to the south of the Dutch port of Eemshaven. Sarens received the order from there to erect Enercon E-136 EP5 wind turbines with a hub height of 155 metres.

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DICA launches eCommerce site

DICA announces customers can now purchase many of its products through an online eCommerce portal. “As our product lines have expanded to include a wide variety of engineered equipment setup aids, our new eCommerce site improves convenience for customers,” said Kris Koberg, CEO of DICA.

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Sleipnir breaks records

SSCV Sleipnir, a semi-submersible crane vessel owned and operated by Heerema Marine Contractors recently broke lifting records on the Johnan Sverdrup phase 2 development projects.

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Two Way Cranes gives Westmead Children’s Hospital a lift

When Xavier Zammit was diagnosed with a dangerous blood infection, the Paediatrics Intensive Care (PIC) unit team at Westmead Children’s Hospital nursed him back to health. Xavier was released after 3 weeks of intensive care and shortly afterwards the Zammit family made a donation to the hospital. Read more