Construction Lifting & Concrete Placement

Potain MCT 565 A Tower Crane

Manitowoc’s MCT 565 A Potain tower crane is a compact version of its MCT 565 M32, which has a lift capacity of 32 tons. The topless Potain MCT 565 A has a shorter jib and counter...

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Tower Cranes

Liebherr EC-B Series Flat Top Crane

March 26, 2020
Liebherr EC-B series cranes have maximum load capacities ranging from 13,200 to 35,200 pounds, and maximum jib head load capacities ranging from 3,500 to 13,200 pounds working...
Tower Cranes

Liebherr 125 K Crane

March 26, 2020
Liebherr’s 125 K fast-erecting crane has a radius of 180 feet and a maximum hook height of 215 feet. The 125 K has an initial hook height of 97 feet as standard. Five tower sections...
Tower Cranes

Potain MDT 569 Crane

March 17, 2020
The Potain MDT 569 topless crane has a modular design that features optimized component sizes and weights, says Manitowoc, facilitating easy transport and assembly. The MDT 569...
Tower Cranes

Potain MRH 175 Tower Crane

Feb. 24, 2020
The Potain MRH 175 tower crane has a maximum capacity of 11 tons and maximum jib length of 180 feet. Tip capacity is 1.65 tons when working with the full 180-foot jib, or 3 tons...
Tower Cranes

Terex CTL 272-18 Tower Crane

Sept. 24, 2018
The CTL 272-18 luffing jib tower crane has a 200-foot maximum jib length, 10 percent longer than on the predecessor crane. It has 270-ton load moment, and a maximum full-length...
Tower Cranes

Raimondi LR330 Luffing-Jib Crane

Feb. 21, 2018
The LR330 luffing-jib tower crane incorporates the company’s new equilateral-triangle jib design. According to Raimondi, the new crane is “structurally optimized,” having an overall...
Tower Cranes

Netarus HoistCam HC180 Camera

Feb. 6, 2018
The Netarus HoistCam range of wireless cameras now includes the HC180 Armored Dome, designed to facilitate concrete pours done with tower cranes by providing the crane operator...
Tower Cranes

Terex CTT 472-20 Tower Crane

Oct. 5, 2017
Terex Cranes has expanded its tower-crane range with the new CTT 472-20 flat-top tower crane. The new 22-ton-class crane expands maximum jib length to 262.5 feet and provides ...
Tower Cranes

Leavitt Cranes Adds Potain Tower Cranes

March 25, 2019
Leavitt Cranes will sell and support Potain self-erecting tower cranes in Washington and Oregon, after being named a dealer by Manitowoc Cranes. Leavitt is a division of Pacific...
Tower Cranes

How Tower Cranes Work

Jan. 4, 2019
Without tower cranes, it’s likely that many iconic buildings and structures we know and love would not be standing.
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Tower Cranes

The Answer is not Blowin’ in the Wind

May 19, 2016
Frank Raczon, Senior EditorThere have been three crane accidents recently where wind was a factor. Although various types of cranes can be at risk during high winds, perhaps the...
Lattice Boom Crawler Cranes

Technology of a Safe Crane Lift

Sept. 28, 2010
RCL Highlights The rated capacity limiter (RCL) on the Manitowoc 14000 crane may be the company's newest technolog