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New Equipment

Bobcat’s New Telehandler Features Improved Capabilities

Lift and Access Magazine recently reviewed Bobcat’s new V923 VersaHANDLER telehandler and highlighted its improved performance and features. Its turbocharged engine boasts 130 horsepower, and coupled with a heavy-duty drivetrain delivers a lifting capacity of Read More

All New – Liebherr LTM 1500-8.1 – Sims Crane 2017

The Sims Crane team has spent weeks training on the mobilization and operation of the new Liebherr LTM 1500-8.1 at our headquarters in Tampa, Florida. The LTM 1500 is a 550 ton rate capacity all Read More

Does Having New Gear Mean It’s Perfect?

Everyone loves new stuff… who doesn’t? The real question to ask, though, is if the new stuff perfect? Well, it is new so that should mean it’s perfect. Sadly, that assumption may not be the Read More

Becoming the Largest Tadano ATF Crane Owner in North America

Sims Crane recently received 17 Tadano all-terrain cranes, which put Sims Crane & Equipment as the largest Tadano all-terrain crane owner in North America. In 2015, Sims Crane purchased 29 Tadano all-terrain and rough-terrain cranes. Read More

January 22nd, 2016 | Tags: , , , ,

Tadano ATF600G-8 Asymmetrical Outrigger Base Control

The ATF 600G-8 does not just stop at the Triple-Boom System when it comes to new features. The Tadano Engineers opted for an Asymmetrical Outrigger Base, which will make the job easier and the job Read More

Tadano ATF600G-8 Triple-Boom System

The brand new Tadano ATF 600G-8 features an all new innovative Triple-Boom System. Unlike any other ordinary telescopic boom system seen today, the Triple-Boom System comprises of three telescopic tubes. What does this do for Read More

Check Out This Zero-Emission Carry Deck Crane

Great Pacific Equipment developed the new ECrane 4500 with a zero emission operation in mind. The carry deck crane has a 4.5-ton capacity with a modern, all-electric operating system and an environmentally friendly footprint. The Read More

August 24th, 2015 | Tags: , , ,

Two New Grove Five-axle All Terrains

Manitowoc has launched two new five-axle Grove all terrain cranes, the GMK5180-1 and GMK5200-1. The cranes join the recently-launched GMK5250L and incorporate several of its features and benefits, including a Viab turbo retarder clutch which Read More

August 19th, 2015 | Tags: , , , ,

Several New Cranes Coming from Link-Belt

With an eye to better serving its current customers and expanding into a wider range of markets, Link-Belt Construction Equipment, Lexington, Kentucky, will unveil several new crane models this Fall. One exciting addition to its Read More

August 3rd, 2015 | Tags: , , ,

Liebherr Now Offers a 275-ton All-Terrain

Last week at the Liebherr Customer Days event in Ehingen, Germany, the crane company unveiled the new 275-ton LTM 1250-5.1 all-terrain crane. The five-axle crane builds on the success of the LTM 1220-5.2, offering a Read More

This Work Platform Can Be Installed on a Crawler Crane

Tadano Mantis has introduced a work platform to its crawler cranes, which it manufactures in the USA. The platform has a load capacity of 750 lbs., measures 72 in. x 36 in. and weighs 944 Read More

Terex Introduces Its Most Compact 130-ton Crane

Terex has introduced its 130-ton Explorer 5500 all-terrain crane, designed to be the company’s most compact crane in its capacity class.   Part of the Explorer range, which also includes the 5600 and 5800 models, Read More

December 16th, 2014 | Tags: , , , ,

This Armored Crane Can Withstand a Ballistic Attack

Liebherr-Werk Ehingen has designed an armored rescue crane vehicle for the German Army. The G-BKF is for repair and handling support for rescue, recovery and emergency aid. Capacity is 22 tons and it has a Read More

Miller Lifting Products Expands Its Headache Ball Offerings

Miller Lifting Products, Charlton, Massachusetts, has introduced solid one-piece overhaul balls. Previously, overhaul ball weights were constructed of two halves. In response to customer feedback, Miller Lifting developed this improvement. This new design is easier Read More

Canadian Manufacturer Rolls Out Compact Rough Terrain Forklifts

Load Lifter Manufacturing, Stouffville, Ontario, has rolled out its fully redesigned Laborer family of compact rough-terrain forklifts. The family now includes three models with capacities of 6,000, 8,000, and 9,500 lbs. and maximum lifting heights Read More