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A team of robotic cranes, or “Crabots,” will help Google build its new HQ

A team of robotic cranes, or “Crabots,”...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 11, 2015

  Not content to simply redefine the definition of "office space" in general, Google also plans to create a new category of construction ...

VIDEO: Crane collapses into water after dozer shoves it onto barge that doesn’t stay put

VIDEO: Crane collapses into water after dozer shoves it...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 06, 2015

How this didn't end in someone being very badly injured is a miracle. As you'll see in the video below, ...

VIDEO: Crane drops dozer into pit, quickly tumbles in after

VIDEO: Crane drops dozer into pit, quickly tumbles in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 20, 2015

So, this went just about as badly as is possible. Just remember, when lowering massive machines into a pit with a ...

Crane operator killed by falling steel beam in Oregon

Crane operator killed by falling steel beam in Oregon

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 20, 2015

A crane operator in Portland, Oregon, was killed earlier this week when a steel beam fell on top of his machine's cab. According ...

Manitowoc to split into two companies through Foodservice spin-off

Manitowoc to split into two companies through...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 30, 2015

Manitowoc has announced that it will split into two, independent and publicly-traded companies. The move will separate the company's cranes and ...

Construction worker crushed by crane near St. Louis

Construction worker crushed by crane near St. Louis

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 13, 2015

A worker near St. Louis was killed Monday in a crane accident. According to a report from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 31-year-old ...

Larry Weyers named president of Manitowoc Cranes, Etchart steps down to VP role

Larry Weyers named president of Manitowoc Cranes,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 07, 2015

Eric Etchart is stepping down from his role of president at Manitowoc Cranes and into a vice president role as part ...

VIDEO: Craneception? Crane lifts a crane lifting a crane, lifting a crane which is also lifting a crane

VIDEO: Craneception? Crane lifts a crane lifting a...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 26, 2014

In one of the coolest machine demos we've ever seen, Liebherr chose to show off the capabilities of its crane ...

VIDEO: Man gets jail time for bungee jumping 140 feet from crane on Wisconsin construction site

VIDEO: Man gets jail time for bungee jumping 140 feet...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 26, 2014

A Wisconsin man has been sentenced to 30 days in jail for breaking into a Sheboygan construction site and then bungee ...

IMT’s new 32 tm articulating crane provides long horizontal reach

IMT’s new 32 tm articulating crane provides long...

Posted by Amy Materson on Oct 23, 2014

Load and unload materials efficiently with the 32 tm crane from Iowa Mold Tooling, which delivers high working speed and ...

VIDEO: Freight train obliterates stuck truck and crane in tow, then derails

VIDEO: Freight train obliterates stuck truck and crane...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 10, 2014

While attempting to cross railroad tracks in Mer Rouge, Louisiana, a truck hauling a crane became stuck on the tracks ...

“Left Coast Lifter,” one of the largest floating cranes in the world, clocks in at new Tappan Zee bridge site

“Left Coast Lifter,” one of the largest...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 08, 2014

One of the world's largest floating cranes has officially reported for duty at the site of New York's upcoming Tappan ...

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