Lifting and Access NEWS


Liebherr extends its crane product portfolio with rough-terrain cranes

Liebherr has extended its mobile crane product range with an additional series of rough-terrain cranes in the 90-tonne (100 US ton) and 100-tonne (110 US ton) classes.


Custom Truck & Equipment buys 75 National Crane boom trucks at CONEXPO 2017

Custom Truck & Equipment, a division of Utility 1 Source, has finalized a deal at CONEXPO 2017 to add 75 National Crane boom trucks to its fleet. The Kansas City, Missouri-based company will primarily use the cranes in its rental fleet,...

JLG enters new product category with utility vehicle launch

JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company and a leading global manufacturer of aerial work platforms and telehandlers, today entered a new product category with the launch of its utility vehicles.

Cropac Equipment purchases Potain Igo T 85 A at CONEXPO 2017

Cropac Equipment has offered equipment for use in the fields of transportation, forestry, steel processing, rigging, heavy materials movement and marina storage since 1977.

Liebherr updates the integrated planning software for smaller crawler cranes

Liebherr presents its latest planning software, Crane Planner 2.0 for the crawler crane range LR 1100 – LR 1300. This new software ensures accurate lift planning and increases safety for heavy lifts.

World premiere at Conexpo 2017: Liebherr launches the high performance pipelayer RL 56

Liebherr presents its first generation 6 pipelayer at Conexpo 2017. The new RL 56 Litronic provides a lifting capacity of 72 tonnes / 158,733 lbs. and comes with a state of the art Diesel engine, complying with Tier 4f /Stage IV emissions standards.

Robotics on the worksite focus of JLG presentation at CONEXPO 2017

JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company and a leading global manufacturer of aerial work platforms and telehandlers, announced that Robert S. Messina, Oshkosh Corporation’s senior vice president,...

Multi-Crane International adds four new Potain tower cranes to its fleet at CONEXPO 2017

Multi-Crane International is leaving CONEXPO 2017 with four new Potain tower cranes in its fleet. The Netherlands-based company purchased two Potain MDT 319s and two MDT 389s...

Landwehr Constuction's Road Warrior

“The crane made us money,” says Chuck Paulson, Crane Manager for St. Cloud, Minn.-based Landwehr Construction, Inc., after completing back-to-back cooling tower installation and petro vessel removal projects for customers.

The CTE aerial platforms’ new generation starts with CTE ZED 15.2 on pick-up

Waiting for the international preview of the new truck-mounted platform on Euro 6 at the next Apex Exhibition in Amsterdam (May 2-4), CTE doesn’t stop and launches on the market...