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Send in the Mega Cranes

In years past, the use of super heavylift cranes around the world was a rare site. The reason being was jobs requiring lifts above 1,500 tons were few and far between. A story in the Read More

February 10th, 2022 | Tags: , , ,

Tadano Launches Two New Truck Cranes

Crane manufacturer Tadano recently introduced two new truck-mounted cranes to their lineup, according to a recent article in International Cranes Magazine. The HK 4.050-1 boasts a 55-US ton capacity, and the HK 4.070-1 a 77-US Read More

March 22nd, 2021 | Tags: ,

Culvert Placement at Orlando International Airport

 Have you seen our latest video? Sims Crane sets concrete precast box culverts for the Orlando International Airport Expansion Project. Each culvert weighs 42,000 lbs. at a working radius of 100’. The crane is Read More

July 20th, 2020 | Tags: , , , , ,

Tadano & Demag Debut First Telecrawler Since Merger

Terex Corporation sold its Demag Mobile Cranes division to Tadano in early 2019, and their first telecrawler crane manufactured since the merger was recently introduced. The new Tadano GTC-2000 telescopic boom crawler crane was designed Read More

July 6th, 2020 | Tags: , , , ,

Global Truck Cranes’ Market Sees Surge

International Cranes Magazine recently highlighted the amount of growth seen during the last few years in the global market for large capacity truck cranes. According to Off-Highway Research (OHR), a market research and forecasting company, Read More


Power Plant Rotor Assembly Placement – Vandolah, Florida

Check out our latest video! Sims Crane & Equipment set a new rotor assembly at a power plant in Vandolah, Florida, and one of our crane operators captured it with his camera drone. Shown here is Read More

June 17th, 2019 | Tags: , , , , ,

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


The Importance of Maintaining a Hydraulic Boom

Hydraulic boom maintenance for all-terrain and rough-terrain cranes can often become an afterthought amidst busy work schedules. As TADANO discussed in “Rough Terrain Crane Maintenance and Extreme Working Conditions,” maintenance schedules can often even be accelerated Read More


Tadano’s First Half Results Show Growth

Japanese crane manufacturer Tadano has reported first half revenues up almost 14 percent on last year at $843.8 million – a new record, due to stronger sales in Japan, which were up 25 percent. Exports Read More

November 17th, 2014 | Tags: , , , ,

Tadano Increased Sales by 35% in 2013

Net sales at crane manufacturer Tadano were up 34.8% for the 2013 financial year, to $1.78 billion. The figure for the 2012 financial year was $1.32 billion. Net income was up more than 96% to Read More

May 30th, 2014 | Tags: , , ,

Tadano Unveils a Truck Mounted 65-ton Crane

Crane manufacturer Tadano has launched a 65 ton capacity truck mounted crane for the Singapore market. The GS-600EX has a five-section hexagonal box boom with a reach of 138 ft. and is fitted on a Read More


Center Attraction at ConExpo: Tadano 160-ton GR-1600XL-2

Tadano America will unveil its latest and largest rough terrain crane, the 160-ton capacity GR-1600XL-2 at ConExpo in Las Vegas March 4-8, 2014. Launched late last fall, the GR-1600XL-2 will be unveiled as the strongest Read More


Tadano to Exhibit GR-1000XL-2 at ConExpo 2014

The GR-1000XL-2 sits at the core of Tadano’s line of industry leading safe, quality and efficient GR series rough terrain cranes. At ConExpo 2014, the 100-ton capacity GR-1000XL-2 will be exhibited fully deployed with Tadano’s Read More


Tadano to Show Seven Cranes at ConExpo 2014

Tadano America Corporation will show seven cranes from its rough terrain and all terrain ranges at ConExpo-Con/Agg in Las Vegas March 4-8, 2014. The company plans to significantly increase its presence at the construction equipment Read More