International Cranes and Specialized Transport - January 2022
By Anita Bhakta25 January 2022
Included in this issue:
SELF ERECTING AND MOBILE FOLDING CRANES
The versatility of these tower cranes and mobile folding cranes means they are being used globally. Niamh Marriott reports.
SITE REPORT: MULTI-POWER
A total of 16 rail-mounted luffing jib tower cranes being used to construct 71 concrete gravity bases for an offshore wind farm in France. Alex Dahm reports.
MARKET OUTLOOK 2022
Global mobile crane sales did not have a convincing rebound in 2021 but could start to do better as infrastructure spending picks up. Chris Sleight reports.
RENTAL CONFIDENCE SURVEY 2022
Crane rental companies complete ICST’s annual rental confidence survey to identify the movements and trends taking place post pandemic, and the results are encouraging. Niamh Marriott reports.
REPAIR AND REFURBISHMENT
Repairing and refurbishing a crane can extend its working life by up to twenty years and it can end up saving a huge amount of money, time and planning for new equipment. Niamh Marriott reports.