Tag: Grove/Manitowoc Crane Group

Manitowoc Opens New Plant in Brazil

Manitowoc has officially opened its new production facility in Brazil, with more than 400 people attending the ceremony and celebrations.  The facility, the company’s first in South America, is located in Passo Fundo, in the Read More

Manitowoc Offers Fixed Jib for 16000 Crawler Crane

Manitowoc Cranes, Manitowoc, Wis., released a fixed jib option for its 440-ton Manitowoc 16000 crawler crane. Typically used in offshore oil platform fabrication yards, on transportation and infrastructure projects, and in refineries and petrochemical facilities, this Read More

Manitowoc Cranes Appoints New Vice President of Sales

Joe Mazlizek  Joseph Maslizek currently holds the position as Manitowoc Cranes’ Vice President, Sales North America, Lattice Boom and Mobile Hydraulic Cranes. In Mr. Maslizek’s new position, he is responsible for Grove and Manitowoc product Read More

Emission laws challenge crane industry

Crane and engine manufacturers have been faced with a range of choices and challenges concerning current and future engine emission laws. A computer generated image from Manitowoc demonstrating some of the latest crane technology At Read More

All terrain cranes are increasing in capacity and flexibility

The six-axle ranges are now fully formed across most of the main manufacturers as they look towards filling the gulf between the 500 and 600 tonne capacity class. Euan Youdale reports A Liebherr LTM 1350-6.1 Richi Weiningen Read More

IPAF Supports Position of Not Using Cranes to Lift People

 IPAF welcomes the position paper issued by the FEM Product Group for Cranes and Lifting Equipment, which states that cranes should not be used for lifting people except in exceptional circumstances where safety requirements have been Read More