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Grove Tele-Boom Crawler Cranes Enable Efficient Assembly of Solar Panels

Date: 28-09-2016 / Author: mlarson

Mortenson Construction, Minneapolis, Minn., is using a trio of Grove GHC55 telescopic-boom crawler cranes to perform a new method of solar panel assembly and installation at Alamo solar farms in Uvalde, Texas.

Potain Self-Erectors Fit on Tight Site

Date: 09-07-2015 / Author: mlarson
Potain Igo 130
Grove GMK5275

The construction of a 180-unit apartment complex in Quincy, Mass., left little room for one crane on the job site, much less two. But the six-story structure required the lifting of several wall panels and other construction materials, and needed the capabilities of two cranes. The solution: two Potain Igo T 130 self-erecting cranes that could fit into the site’s tight quarters with enough reach and capacity to complete the job.

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