Tag: crane industry

Wind Energy Prompts Need for Crane Services

The wind power generation market has seen mostly steady growth in the United States during the last three decades. A direct result of this trend is the increased demand for cranes and vertical access equipment Read More

April 29th, 2019 | Tags: , , ,

Kobelco Sold More Cranes, Made Less Profit in 2012

Kobelco Cranes had sales of $484 million in the fiscal year ending March 31st, a 5.2% downturn on the previous year. The division made a loss of $24 million, compared to the ordinary profit of Read More


JLG Cofounder Paul Shockey Passes Away

Grove and JLG veteran Paul Shockey passed away last week at the age of 89. Paul Kenneth Shockey was a native of Maryland and started his career at Landis Tool in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania, later moving Read More

September 25th, 2012 | Tags: , , , ,

Tadano America Shuffles Personnel, Products for its Boom Trucks

Tadano America, Houston, Texas, has promoted Bryan Turner to North American manager of its boom trucks product line. He previously served as the assistant manager. The company has also made some changes to the product Read More