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Weekly overview 21.-25.5. 2018

John Deere 345G LC Excavator Navigates Tight Spaces With Ease

250G LC excavator

The new John Deere 345G LC reduced tail swing excavator adds another option to the manufacturer’s 33 – 40 metric ton size class, providing customers with a larger machine with increased lift capacity, more reach, deeper dig depth and greater breakout forces compared to the 245G LC. The excavator is ideal for work in road building, underground, building, landscaping and site development applications. Read more >>

Magnificent greatness: Terex ® CTT 332-16 flat top tower crane erects power plant cooling tower

Terex Cranes CTT 332-16

At the beginning of 2017, when Polish crane rental company Corleonis was tasked with erecting a roughly 150-meter-tall cooling tower for the large-scale Bogatynia power plant in southwestern Poland on behalf of construction company Budimex, there was one question on everyone’s mind: Which crane could tackle the job most efficiently? Read more >>

The MEILLER skip handler AK10: efficiency for medium-duty trucks

MEILLER Skip handler with i.s.a.r.-control

The recently updated MEILLER skip handler family is increasing in size. Following the facelift received by the AK 12 and AK 16, the MEILLER product range of medium-duty and light trucks has now also been overhauled.

The future belongs to light and medium-duty skip handlers. These agile and manoeuvrable skip transporters are needed in the urban environment for disposal tasks on construction sites and in companies where access is extremely difficult. Their low overall height allows them to roll through tunnels and passages, and low overall tonnage permits them to operate in zones where weight is a significant factor. Read more >>

Linden Comansa at the top of Bangkok

Two Linden Comansa luffing-jib cranes, at the top of the Iconsiam project.

Two luffing-jib cranes build the residential towers of the Iconsiam project, one of them the highest in Thailand

Next to the Chao Praya River, which runs through the city of Bangkok, Iconsiam is under construction. This is a highly anticipated mixed-use project, featuring two residential towers, which are being built by construction company ITD (Italian-Thai Development PLC). For this project, ITD counted on the support of two luffing-jib cranes from Linden Comansa, supplied by its Thai distributor, Smart (1994) Co. Ltd. Read more >>

Global premiere at IFAT: The new Holder X 45

Holder X 45

Super compact implement carrier with petrol or diesel engine

At IFAT in Munich Max Holder GmbH debuts its new entry-level model, the Holder X 45. With the completely redeveloped articulated vehicle, the Germany-based full-liner confirms its claim to offer municipalities, service providers and industry a system vehicle in every performance class that can be used all year round for the toughest requirements. Read more >>

TOC Europe 2018: Continental is Introducing Port Plus Compound for Port Tires Portfolio

The new Port Plus compound prolongs tire life in the toughest conditions.

  • New crack and abrasion resistant compound prolongs tire life in the toughest conditions

  • ContiPressureCheck and ContiConnect increase efficiency and safety in the port industry

A plus in abrasion resistance, durability and mileage: this is what the new Port Plus compound from Continental has to offer. It premieres at this year's TOC Europe in Rotterdam. Under the motto ‘Reliable tires. Intelligent operations. Efficient Teminals’ the technology company will be showing the new compound for its V.ply portfolio. Also on display are the digital tire pressure monitoring systems ContiPressureCheck and ContiConnect. TOC Europe takes place from June 12 - 14 in Rotterdam. Visitors will find Continental Commercial Specialty Tires (CST) at booth C26 in Rotterdam Ahoy, hall 1. Read more >>

Full focus on landscaping and municipality market at GaLaBau 2018

Yanmar YT235

Giving full focus to the German market, YANMAR Europe (YEU) headquartered in The Netherlands, will show its complete range of agriculture equipment for landscaping, farming and municipality at GaLaBau 2018 in Nuremberg, Germany. In Hall 7, stand 402, YANMAR will present the full line-up of its top-notch SA and YT Series tractors, which are all approved according to the new EC167/2013 homologation standard, valid from 1-1-2018. Also on show will be the full line-up of their compact, safe, and powerful tiller range. Finally, YANMAR introduces two new sales managers entirely dedicated to the agriculture, landscaping and municipality sectors: Mr. Bernd Albrecht for Southern Germany, Austria, and Switzerland, and Mr. Béchir El Hedhili for France. Mr. Marcel Keiren remains responsible for Northern Germany and the Benelux region. Read more >>

Huddig to release the first HUDDIG TIGON machines

HUDDIG Backhoe Loader


Three years ago, Huddig launched a concept machine, a unique full hybrid based on Tigon Technology. Since then an intensive development phase has taken place at the factory in Hudiksvall and now the first prototype will be shown, with a limited number of pre-series machines being manufactured. In connection with the Svenska Maskinmässan exhibition in Solvalla, Stockholm, the first HUDDIG TIGON machines will be released and a few customers will be given the opportunity to sing up for a HUDDIG TIGON machine and become the first in the world to own a full hybrid – will you be one of them? Read more >>

Source: LECTURA GmbH Verlag