March 2014

DICA Launches Crane Mats for High-Capacity Cranes

Date: 26-03-2014 / Author: kparrish
dica fibermax crane mats

DICA has introduced a new line of fiber-reinforced polymer crane mats for high-capacity cranes. Large, high-capacity cranes require large load distributing footprints on a variety of soil conditions, including low soil-bearing pressures, and the FiberMax crane mats product line were designed to meet the requirements of these cranes.

Maeda Unveils Mini-Crane with Articulating Boom | Construction News

Date: 26-03-2014 / Author: mlarson
Maeda MK1033
Maeda MK1033 outriggers

One of the new and updated mini-cranes that Maeda USA, Houston, Texas, unveiled during the recent ConExpo trade show was the MK1033, a new mini-crane equipped with an articulating knuckleboom.

Tony Inman, president of Maeda USA, believes that the MK1033 is the only mini-crane in the market with an articulating boom.