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Terex reaches final of Swedish Steel Prize

by Daniel Searle

Terex Cranes was one of four finalists in the Swedish Steel Prize, organized by steel manufacturer SSAB, for its Boom Booster kit for its CC 8800-1 lattice boom crawler crane.

Posted on 24 November 2015 | 1:35 am

Second LiuGong crane for Antarctic station

by Daniel Searle

A LiuGong TC250-4 crane is currently en route to Antarctica to assist the operations of a Chinese research facility.

Posted on 24 November 2015 | 1:26 am

Crane helps plane with final take-off

by Daniel Searle

A Liebherr LR 1600/2 crawler has been used to move an 82t Airbus A-300 aircraft over a fence at Cologne-Bonn airport.

Posted on 24 November 2015 | 1:23 am

Murphy’s add two new Kobelco crawlers

UK contractor Murphy Group has purchased two new crawler cranes from Kobelco Cranes Europe.

Posted on 24 November 2015 | 1:18 am

First new 20t Kato for UK market

by Daniel Searle

UK crane company John Sutch Cranes has added a new 20t Kato CR-200Ri city crane to its portfolio, supplied by official Kato distributor Rivertek Services UK.

Posted on 24 November 2015 | 1:13 am

New loader cranes from Hiab

by Daniel Searle

Hiab has added three new models to its range of high-capacity X-HiPro loader cranes.

Posted on 23 November 2015 | 7:08 am

Aircraft carrier skidded by ALE

by Daniel Searle

ALE has completed a skidding operation involving the 26,500t forward section of an aircraft carrier, representing the heaviest item ever to be skidded by the company.

Posted on 5 November 2015 | 5:40 am

Chunjo’s 31000 crawler moves abroad

by Daniel Searle

South Korean crane company Chunjo Construction has used its 2,300t Manitowoc 31000 crawler crane at a project outside its domestic market for the first time.

Posted on 5 November 2015 | 5:36 am

Krueger succeeds Tellock as Manitowoc CEO

by Daniel Searle

Kenneth Krueger has been appointed chief executive officer of Manitowoc on an interim basis, following the resignation of Glen Tellock.

Posted on 5 November 2015 | 5:30 am

Third-quarter sales down at Manitowoc

by Daniel Searle

Third-quarter sales at Manitowoc fell 12.5% year-on-year to $863.5m, with net sales in the Cranes division down by 23% to $438.2m.

Posted on 5 November 2015 | 5:28 am

Put simply, cranes are our business. Together, we benefit from many years of experience in the sector from actually operating cranes to the management of operators. We are the largest specialist recruitment business providing crane operators and lifting personnel in the UK. In fact, we like to think that we really are the industry experts when it comes to the recruitment of quality crane personnel.

Established in 1989, we have one of the most comprehensive databases of operators in the UK with some 8000 people registered for work and have successfully managed around 300 operators out on site at any one time during busy periods.

No other supplier has access to such a vast and detailed database solely dedicated to crane personnel.

Working with clients locally and across the globe, we can provide any type of crane operator for any duration of hire. From heavy lift crawler cranes with luffing jib attachments to pedestrian operated tower cranes, we have and can source the right person for the job. Importantly, all are fully assessed, reference checked and managed to ensure that they have the right skills and experience to meet your needs.

Whether you are a client looking for a suitable candidate or a lifting professional looking for work, please browse our website and get in touch with us, we will be happy to help you with any enquiry you may have.

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