The New JF 545 -Evolution of the Species | Construction News

Date: 22-08-2017 / Author: fmotz

The latest arrival in the Jekko household, which revolutionizes traditional lifting systems by placing on tracks what has always been mounted on trucks: the articulated crane.

Tadano adds Flaherty Equipment Repair Corporation as New Dealer | Construction News

Date: 26-07-2017 / Author: fmotz
Flaherty Dealer

Tadano America has appointed Massachusetts based Flaherty Equipment as a distributor for Tadano crane products. Flaherty Equipment will be responsible for the sales, marketing and customer service for Tadano’s line of rough terrain and all-terrain cranes.

"​Flaherty Equipment is based on service.  We realize the importance of limited down time,” states Jeanne Flaherty. “Tadano products provide our customers with the quality and dependability they need to stay up and running,” ​  

Genie Expands its Product Support Field Service Team in North America | Construction News

Date: 26-07-2017 / Author: fmotz
Genie Field Service

Focusing on its commitment to provide excellent customer support and service, Genie has hired four new field service representatives in North America to represent the company — Victoria Bergsma, William Halfhill, Cory Baiz and Bart Fongers. Twenty-six Genie® product support field technicians are now strategically located throughout the United States and Canada, providing assistance to our customers.

70 Years of Quality in Control | Construction News

Date: 26-07-2017 / Author: fmotz
HBC-radiomatic’s 2017 product portfolio.
The HBC team in 1950

Founded in 1947, HBC-radiomatic, a worldwide technology leader in the field of radio remote controls for the crane industry and other major markets, marked 70 years of business in July with two days of celebrations in its hometown of Crailsheim, Germany.

ALL Family of Companies Named Authorized Dealer for Kobelco Cranes | Construction News

Date: 25-07-2017 / Author: fmotz
Kobelco Crane

Effective immediately, the ALL Family of Companies has been named an authorized dealer for Kobelco Construction Machinery USA for the exclusive territory of Ohio, West Virginia, and Western Pennsylvania, including Pittsburgh. The ALL Family will provide equipment and parts sales and equipment service for Kobelco’s complete CK series of 5 hydraulic lattice-boom crawler cranes, ranging from 85 USt to 275 USt capacities. 

Empire Crane Company Promotes Karl Pitre to NJ Branch Manager | Construction News

Date: 18-07-2017 / Author: fmotz
Karl Pitre

Empire Crane Company is proud to announce the promotion of Karl Pitre to the Branch Manager of our Bridgewater, New Jersey location. Karl will oversee the service center and part sales as well as continuing to support our sales team on the road.  

Karl has worked at Empire Crane Company since 2012. When the Bridgewater, NJ branch was opened, Karl was appointed to the service manager position as he had shown great potential and initiative to help build up the branch to serve our New Jersey and New York City customer base.  

In Florida Power Line Erection, Grove GHC75 Boosts Efficiency To Shorten Schedule by Two Weeks

Date: 12-07-2017 / Author: fmotz

North American companies are reaping the benefits of using Grove telescoping crawler cranes on a variety of jobs. Their combination of crawler maneuverability, telescoping boom versatility and 100 percent pick-and-carry capability is helping lifters increase efficiency on a wide variety of projects.

Fast and Easy Crane Folding with Hiab's New Semi-automatic Folding (SAF)

Date: 05-07-2017 / Author: fmotz

Hiab, part of Cargotec launches semi-automatic folding (SAF) feature for folding and unfolding the crane with a single control level. The new feature makes the crane operation fast and easy for operators when parking the crane in a safe and controlled way. 

Central Mass Crane Service Purchases Tadano ATF100G-4 | Construction News

Date: 05-07-2017 / Author: fmotz
ATF 100

A new Tadano ATF 100G-4 has been delivered to Central Mass Crane Service, sold by Flaherty Equipment in Massachusetts. The 110-ton capacity all-terrain crane is the first Tadano in the company’s fleet of nearly a dozen hydraulic cranes. Jack Daige, president of Central Mass, said the company looks forward to putting the new crane to immediate use in industrial, commercial, and highway projects.