Be included on the GLAD calendar of content

On Global Lifting Awareness Day (GLAD), which takes place on 8 July 2021, the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) will be hosting a ‘Calendar of Content’ to ensure that the whole day, right across the globe, will be full of messages promoting Lifting on social media. The Association is encouraging companies, organisations and individuals that are part of the broad Lifting Industry to volunteer and produce their content for scheduling on the calendar. Read more

The future of the crane industry is emission free

With the unplugged series, Liebherr recently launched the world’s first battery-powered crawler cranes. Only hours before the official unveiling in December 2020, the very first LR 1250.1 unplugged had its premiere at a jobsite in Oslo.

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SANY delivers first in Australia

Preston Group recently took delivery of an 80t capacity SANY telescopic crawler, the first of its kind in Australia. The SANY SCC800TB dramatically increasing the capabilities of its SuperCrane fleet. The crane went straight to work on Melbourne’s Level Crossing Removal projects.

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Thinking outside the square

Patterson Crane Hire recently took delivery of another crane from Gleason Crane Sales and Rentals. Laurie Patterson has been buying cranes from Chris Logan for years and credits him as being an industry innovator.

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