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Paul van Gelder: lifting industry has important role in renewables
Mammoet CEO will use CATME speech to argue that renewable energy facilities have to be built “a lot faster”
How crane size is increasing to support the evolving wind energy market
The wind energy market is growing, and so is the equipment. With sizes increasing, new challenges have to be overcome to transport and install these massive monoliths of green energy
New 300 tonne Liebherr with 90 metre boom
Liebherr announces 300 tonne mobile crane with 90 metre telescopic boom and 12 tonnes per axle
Jean-Louis Olivier 1952–2022
SMIE founder and crane safety technology pioneer died on 8 January after a short and unexpected illness
Hardware and software: how the latest crane tech can boost safety and reliability
Hardware and software alike, the latest technology launched for the crane industry focuses on improving safety and reliability of operations. 
Second 1,600 tonne crane for FOWIC
Fred. Olsen Windcarrier upgrades Brave Tern turbine installation vessel with 1,600 tonne Huisman crane
How these spectacular lifts have raised the size and weights bar
Some spectacular lifts from recent months show the sheer sizes and weights that can now be accommodated. 
SPECIAL REPORT: 2022 construction forecast
Chris Sleight discusses the outlook for the construction business in 2022, globally and in North America specifically.
View industry events diary for 2022 and 2023
Keep up-to-date with construction and power industry events at www.khl.com/all-events-diary
ITC conference opens in Nice
Albert Galoy focused on training and sustainability in his morning keynote presentation
North America’s latest specialized transportation projects
Hannah Sundermeyer rounds up the latest in landmark transportation projects.
Another electric Liebherr crawler crane
The 160 tonne LR 1160.1 unplugged is the next electric crawler crane to be announced by manufacturer Liebherr
JOY award winners announced
Eight companies took home the big prize for the crane, rigging and specialized transportation industry.
Manitowoc up in third quarter, posts loss
Sales, orders and the backlog were all up strongly but a loss of $200,000 was posted for the quarter.
15 types of cyber attack
What are the specific types of cyber attack that are posing a threat to the construction industry?
Ritchie Bros completes SmartEquip acquisition
Move allows Ritchie Bros to offer parts and service support to customers on behalf of dealers and OEM partners
TransMaster and TransWorld announce strategic partnership
The goal of this relationship is to introduce a strong presence of TransWorld’s crane related products to the east coast of the United States and give an improved representation of TransMaster Trailers on the West Coast by providing a sales and service facility in the Las Vegas, Nevada area.
Schiller explains OneTadano strategy
Tadano’s Ingo Schiller explains the status of Tadano’s brand consolidation and new product roll out.
Franna debuts Minemaster crane line
The range features a series of pick and carry cranes with lift capacities ranging from 17 to 44 tons
Which cranes are adding sophistication to demolition techniques?
Sophistication in destruction might sound like a contradiction in terms but precision and a light touch, delivered courtesy of cranes and lifting equipment, have their place in demolition
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