Grove’s five-axle all-terrain crane, the GMK5115 (GMK 5095 in Europe) has maximum capacity of 115 tons and a 197-foot, seven-section main boom. The crane features Grove’s patented Megaform boom and Twin-Lock pinning system. It can reach tip heights of 272 feet with its hydraulic luffing bi-fold swing-away jib. In “Taxi” mode, the crane has axle weights just over 13 tons, carries 15 tons of counterweight and a 33/56-foot swingaway jib when fitted with 16.00 R25 tires.
September 28, 2010