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Acquisition and strategic partnership for DICA

DICA to add edge protectors to its portfolio following acquisition of Linton Rigging Gear Supplies. DICA also establishes strategic partnership with Axion Structural Innovations to target users in heavy lift market.

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Load King names Authorized Service Centers

Terex Services and ML Utilities are now Authorized Service Centers for Load King Cranes.

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Download KHL’s ConExpo News apps

Get the latest news from ConExpo on your mobile device using KHL’s Conexpo Apps.

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Reassurance about Coronavirus at ConExpo

ConExpo organizers suggest Coronavirus will have a minimal effect on the show.

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ACT EXCLUSIVE: Link-Belt unveils TCC-800

Link-Belt’s new TCC-800 strengthens the company’s depth chart in the telecrawler market.

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Lifting ingenuity in South Pole

A new spreader beam system was designed to withstand the bitter cold and harsh environment in Antarctica

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SC&RA COMMENT: Standing out in a big way

You’re a specialist. But don’t let that distract you.

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SC&RA NEWS: The future of permitting

Hi-tech changes modify the face of OS/OW permitting.

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LAST CALL! SL 50 Top List

Don’t miss your chance for the FREE listing in our Specialized Lifting 50. 

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ConExpo and COVID-19: The show will go on

AEM addresses health and safety concerns for the ConExpo ConAgg tradeshow that will comence next week in Las Vegas, NV. 

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ACT EXCLUSIVE: Link-Belt unveils TCC-800

Link-Belt’s new TCC-800 strengthens the company’s depth chart in the telecrawler market.

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Lifting ingenuity in South Pole

A new spreader beam system was designed to withstand the bitter cold and harsh environment in Antarctica

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Filipov’s fresh perspective

D.Ann Shiffler and Hannah Sundermeyer sit down with Manitex CEO and Director Steve Filipov to discuss the future of the company and his business acumen.

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RISK MANAGEMENT: Understanding the ‘Reptile Theory’

Bill Smith discusses how to protect your company from a frustrating legal trend.

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SYNOPSIS: Rigger responsibilities

ASME offers clarification on Rigger safety standards.

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Mat technology from Greenfield

Greenfield Products’ Smart Crane Mats bring a different concept to the market.

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Greiner tackles historic bridge

Greiner Industries used its Demag AC 500 to remove an historic bridge that was heavy and rickety.

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Work Smarter Not Harder with Yale Synthetic Rope Solutions

Yale Cordage doesn’t just manufacture rope - we engineer synthetic rope constructions that increase safety and efficiency worldwide. Watch this video to learn how our expertise provides value for customers’ most challenging projects.

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The International Tower Cranes Conference (ITC) will be held on 26 and 27 June 2019.

The event for everybody involved in the tower crane industry, from crane rental companies and contractors to manufacturers and distributors.

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TCNA 2018: The evolution of construction and its impact on tower crane engineering

Dr.–Ing. Mohamed Abouelezz, senior technical sales manager, Wolffkran - co-presented with Randy Huffman, vice president, Custom Service Crane, Inc.

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RT updates from Tadano

Three new Tadano rough terrain models for the North American market. 

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LEGENDARY: Link Belt LS-98

Check out ACT’s newest column that focuses on people, equipment and companies with an industry “lengendary” status.