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Coast Guard utilizes Jaso luffer for Baltimore dock expansion
A Jaso J780PA.60 tower crane stands ‘always ready’ at the Coast Guard yard in Baltimore.
Caldwell manufactures transport for lunar lander
A customized 2,500-pound capacity transport cradle for a lunar lander has arrived in Houston.
Berard hauls delicate military aircraft across five states
Transporting a U.S. Air Force B1 bomber aircraft fuselage was an extraordinary routing challenge.
Spacecraft supports legendary lifting and moving
One of the most revered jobs over the past 40 years was anything to do with the NASA Space Shuttle.
American Crane tasked with tandem lift
American Crane utilized two Liebherr AT cranes for the tandem lift of a historic New Hampshire tourist vessel.
Kamag transporter moves Orion spacecraft
The refurbished transporter is owned by NASA and stationed at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, USA
Maeda mini cranes aid helicopter repair
Helicopters that needed to be maintained while fighting wildfires were repaired by Maeda mini cranes in the field. 
Rocket lift training
NASA is currently performing a lift-training program for the new SLS Pathfinder Core Stage rocket.
Last flight for 'Connie'
Bay Crane rigged a vintage airliner into the new TWA Hotel at JFK Airport.
Mammoet moves
Moving a pair of 400 tonne tugboats was a challenge met by Mammoet on a job in Canada
Faymonville hauls historic jet
Moving an historic World War II fighter jet required precision planning and specialized rigging.
Space Shuttle lift for Mammoet
International heavy lift and transport service provider Mammoet helped lift a replica of a Space Shuttle onto a Shuttle Carrier Aircraft (SCA) at the NASA Space Center in Houston, USA
Ideal Crane Rental, Inc. uses three cranes to rotate hull of research vessel
How many cranes does it take to rotate the hull of a 136,000 pound research vessel? The answer is three, according to Ideal Crane Rental, who recently carried out the task. "Articus" will be the newest research vessel put to use by the U.S. Geological Survey.
Enterprise makes final journey with Bay Crane
Heavy lift and transport provider Bay Crane helped the Enterprise US Space Shuttle to complete its final journey to a museum in New York
$440 million launch
Berard Transportation used 104 axle lines of Goldhofer to launch the USS Coronado.
Reed & Reed completes warship lift
Woolwich, Maine-based crane rental firm and contractor Reed & Reed recently hired out two of its Manitowoc 16000s with operators for a 1,000-ton (907-tonne) lift at the Bath Iron Works shipyard.
Space age pick for Terex
New Jersey-based crane hire company JF Lomma was brought in to lift the Space Shuttles Discovery and Enterprise during their move to museums in the USA.
ALE wins carrier contract, adds to fleet, rebrands
Heavy transport and lifting company ALE based in the UK has been awarded its largest contract to date
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