Equipment

Kalmar develops new heavy-duty forklift

PRESS RELEASE – Kalmar has developed a new forklift solution for heavy loads of up to 54 tons. The Kalmar DCG380-540 is designed to offer the heavy-lifting power typically needed in the stevedoring and metal...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Rob Smith to become CEO of Konecranes

PRESS RELEASE – The Board of Directors of Konecranes has appointed Rob Smith as President and CEO of Konecranes effective February 1, 2020. As of today, the company’s CFO, Teo Ottola, who also serves as...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Liebherr opens new subsidiary in Hamburg Port

Liebherr is investing approximately 20 million euros in a new sales and service centre in Hamburg Port. The new subsidiary, comprising an area of 44,000 m² in the Kuhwerder Harbour, was officially opened 6 September...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Tadano completes USD 215 million takeover of Demag

Tadano has completed the takeover of mobile crane builder Demag after obtaining regulatory approvals in all relevant countries. The company bought Demag from US-based Terex Corporation for USD 215 million.  In a letter to his customers,...Read more
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Mammoet buys ALE

Mammoet has acquired ALE Heavy Lift, reinforcing its position as the world leader in heavy lift and heavy transport solutions. The companies did not disclose details of the agreement yet. Mammoet has stated that “no further...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Modulift upgrades adjustable beam

Modulift has made improvements to its adjustable spreader so that it can now lift up to 27 tonnes. It also has a new and improved clamp system enabling lifting from multiple points. The new design of...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Mammoet and ALE confirm advanced takeover talks

Mammoet and ALE today have announced that the two companies are negotiating a purchase agreement, under which Mammoet would acquire the British heavy lift and transport specialist. In a statement released today, the companies say that...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers