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Allelys goes through the roof
Engineered solution to install large and heavy components through turbine hall roof
Iron Stag Crane tackles transmission tower replacement
Replacing powerline transmission towers over the Susquehanna River required planning, skill and a safety-first culture.
Cranes lifting together at height
Linking two cranes at height for a clever tandem lifting bridge build in Germany
W.O. Grubb purchases Grove GMK6400-1
The 450-ton crane is busy performing various lifts in the Portsmouth-Newport News area in Virginia.
Tricky headroom job in stadium renovation
Gräser-Eschbach showed its skills with a 250 tonne capacity Grove all terrain crane in a German football arena
Floating crane helps dismantle 320-tonne bridge
Die Autobahn’s expansion of Westphalia’s A43 to see triple bridge demolition
Building bridges with Thömen
Radio remote control helped with the crane set up on a bridge installation job in Berlin
Zoomlion cranes help out in Antarctica
Telescopic crawler cranes from China work in harsh conditions of Terra Nova Bay
Choosing the right crane for tilt-up construction
CJ Ryan reports that tilt-up construction requires experience and refined know-how.
Crane lifts crane: Big Carl bears the load
Installing a polar crane in the Hinkley Point C first reactor building was one of the project’s heaviest lifts for Sarens’ 5,000 tonner
World record all terrain crane goes to work
First lifts for new 3,000 tonne capacity all terrain crane completed on a wind farm
Which cranes were used for the heaviest lifts?
Huge and impressive lifts, both onshore and offshore, from around the world. Niamh Marriott reports.
Big Enerpac lifter for Baumann
Baumann adds Enerpac SBL600 telescopic hydraulic gantry lifting system to boost heavy lift fleet
Raimondi luffer deployed for downtown Toronto jobsite
Canadian builder Avenue Building Corporation is utilizing a Raimondi LR273 on a new residential high rise. 
Knaack for art installation
German crane specialist Knaack Krane uses its newest Liebherr to help turn shipping containers into art
2,000 tonne crane assembles world’s first combined wind and aquaculture facility
Heavy lift lattice boom crawler from XCMG completes heavy offshore lifts at a radius of 42 metres
What are the latest specialized rigging projects across North America?
ACT rounds up some extra specialized rigging projects requiring high level engineering expertise, and even reverse engineering.
Here today, gone tomato: ‘Heinz Field’ landmark relocation complete
Steffan Industries was tasked with the transport of an iconic piece of Pittsburgh sporting history.
How one contractor installed a Terex flat top crane on a mountain top
Remote construction project calls for helicopter to help assemble crane
Detailing historical monument moving
Statue and monument moving requires highly sensitive rigging and an extreme attention to detail.
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