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Gosan opens US plant
Spain-based Gosan has opened a US facility, co-located with J.C. Renfroe & Sons
Stafford hosts Terex sales training
Stafford's Atlanta, US branch hosts a two-day training school in anticipation of new cranes being introduced by Terex
Scott Powerline gets Mantis 20010
New Mantis 20010 working on hurricane relief in Louisiana
AmQuip appoints national crawler crane division manager
Guy Erwin will be responsible for supervising all national crawler crane aspects of AmQuip Crane Rental in the US in his new position as national crawler crane manager
ALE buys its first Goldhofers
International heavy and specialized transport specialist ALE Ltd has invested in Goldhofer equipment for the first time
Eagle West appoints Great Plains
Great Plains Equipment LLC in the US is the new distributor for Eagle West Equipment
Contractors fined for safety violations
The Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) in the US has fined three contractors for safety violations related to an accident involving a tower crane in New York City in March 2008
GTK gets new base
Manitowoc has opened a new hanger dedicated to the assembly of its GTK1100 mobile telescopic crane
Stafford adds Alabama
Terex Cranes in the US has extended the territory of its dealer Stafford to the state of Alabama
LCR Lindores sold to Champ
A 90% stake in Australian crane company LCR Lindores has been acquired by Champ Private Equity
Continental Crane appointed Kobelco dealer
Los Angeles, US-based Continental Crane Co. has been appointed Kobelco distributor for the West Coast
Bigger, taller, safer for hydraulic telescopic gantries
Many operators consider the US to be the birthplace of hydraulic telescopic gantries. Euan Youdale speaks to three manufacturers in the country about the market and its future
Boecker AHK 30/1600 trailer crane
US-based CraneTech Solutions has introduced a new trailer crane, the AHK 30/1600, to North America
Link-Belt expansion
Link-Belt has opened its expanded production facilities in Lexington, Kentucky, USA
Modulift expands distribution
Modulift has appointed Cableco-American Rigging in the US as distributor on the West Coast for its Modulift Spreader beams. The company will offer fast delivery times and direct local contacts for all aspects of below-the-hook rigging, the company said.
AEM product support seminar
AEM to host product support seminar in October. "Teaming Up to Serve" is the theme of the 2008 product support seminar offered by the US's Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM).
Stichter named crane manager
Rick Stichter has been named crane manager for Southern Industrial Constructors/Southern Crane
Bigge orders a dozen Liebherr crawlers
Bigge Crane & Rigging has ordered 12 new crawlers for delivery in 2009, to add to its 25 Liebherr LR series crawler cranes
Models to show and sell
Construction equipment scale model specialist DHS Diecast in the US holds its 8th annual open house, model show and toy auction on 26 and 27 July.
Record Ritchie auction in Brisbane
Cranes and trucks sold for extremely high prices and there was massive interest in the 24 and 25 June Ritchie Bros. auction in Brisbane, Australia, writes Brent Stacey.
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