Cranes & Lifting News

Register for LiftEx 2024 now

#LiftExGoldCoast The event will bring together suppliers of lifting and height safety equipment on the show floor with a visitor …

Increasing service and support capabilities

Before Pace Cranes became the National Distributor for major crane brands including Maeda and Sennebogen, the business was recognised for …

Insuring mobile plant in the Shaky Isles

Matt Ziegler, UANZ Head of New Zealand and Pacific, explains how the economy is impacting the insurance sector for cranes …

A changing of the Liebherr guard

Tom Curran, Liebherr’s Sales Manager Mobile and Crawler Cranes New Zealand retires in August with Andrew Cameron replacing the industry …

Do you really know the quality of your lifting equipment?

In announcing the appointment of two new Licenced Training Centres, Justin Boehm, LEEA’s Regional General Manager for Australia and New …

Product News

Liebherr sells two new mobile cranes to Kran Volkl because of their ability carry lots of counterweight

Roadability at the forefront of Liebherr cranes purchase

German crane hire company, Kran Völkl, has added two new Liebherr cranes to its fleet: a Liebherr LTM 1150-5.3 and …
Terex launches the TRT80L, a high capacity rough terrain crane.

Terex launches new high-capacity rough terrain crane

Global crane manufacturer, Terex, has announced the launch of the new TRT 80L, a high-capacity rough terrain crane.
Crane hire company acquires new 150-tonne Grove crane

150-tonne Grove modernises company’s fleet

Dutch crane rental and transport company, Kraanverhuur T. Pater, has acquired a new 150-tonne Grove mobile crane.
Magruber purchases four new rough terrain cranes, the GR-350XL from Tadano.

Four new rough terrain cranes acquired

Mexican crane hire company, Magruber, has bolstered its fleet by investing in four new Tadano GR-350XL rough terrain cranes.

Association News

2024 CANZ Conference

Last chance for CANZ Conference Early Bird Tickets

Earlybird registration for the 2024 CANZ Conference is set to expire tomorrow. Don’t miss out on your chance to witness …
A wind farm under construction by a crane.

CICA National Conference keynote speaker revealed

The Crane Industry Council of Australia has announced that environmental scientist, Tim Jarvis, will be the keynote speaker at this …
LEEA is gearing up to host LiftEx Gold Coast for the Australian lifting industry.

Visitor registration opens for LiftEx Gold Coast

The Lifting Industry will come together this September for the eagerly anticipated LiftEx Gold Coast, the only event in the …
Standards Australia hosts International ISO Technical Committee 96.

Standards Australia hosts International ISO Technical Committee 96

In mid-April, 50 plus ISO TC 96 Committee representatives from around the world, arrived in Sydney to attend a week-long …
The panel discusses Verification of Competency licenses at the CICA industry day.

VOCs scrutinised at NSW CICA industry day

The Crane Industry Council of Australia has gone in depth on Verification of Competency (VOC) licenses at its New South …