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Canadian market sees post-pandemic revival
2022 is shaping up to be a solid year for the lifting, rigging and heavy haul market in Canada.
Foselev and Ponticelli form GIE Megalift
French lifting and transport specialists get together with a new heavy lifting venture
More MyCrane franchisees
The digital crane rental platform expands into the UK, Ireland and Qatar
Launch of electric construction equipment accelerates in 2022
Almost half of new construction products launched this year have been electric
Tadano suspends crane production
Component shortages precipitate temporary production stoppage at four crane factories in Germany and Japan
Survey highlights OEM skills shortages
New survey reveals main issue is with technical and engineering positions
Roll Group and FTE get together
Roll FTE is a new joint-venture company for heavy lift and transport in Saudi Arabia
Manitowoc halts business in Russia
The company has stopped taking new crane orders from Russia
Manitex changes CEO, buys into rental
Steve Filipov replaced by former AMECO and H-E Parts executive
Nelson Manufacturing celebrates 75th anniversary
Nelson Manufacturing specializes in the design, manufacture and sale of specialty semi-trailers.
Aspen Equipment continues Midwest expansion
The company will add coverage in 74 counties in Kansas and Missouri. 
National Crane celebrates 75th anniversary
Founded in 1947, the company joined the Manitowoc crane brand portfolio in 2002. 
CATME opens with van Gelder keynote
Mammoet CEO says a new approach to contracts for the renewables sector is needed
Mammoet halts new business in Russia
Mammoet owner says no new investments, no new projects and no new exports to Russia
JJ Curran opens new Michigan location
JJ Curran’s second location will be open and operational in the spring of 2022.
Mi-Jack launches website
The responsive design of the website ensures customers can find what they are looking for, the company said.
Mammoet investigating Huisman over possible IP issue: UPDATED
Heavy lift giant investigating “the possible violation” of its intellectual property rights by Huisman and BMS
Laso to invest $22 million in 2022
The Portuguese transport specialist will invest in new vehicles and cranes
SC&RA on why the customer experience is key
Customer service is just one part of the journey
Central Contractors streamlines operations with new HQ
The 13-acre Illinois property offers more than 50,000 square feet of combined maintenance space. 
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