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Pompidou positioning from XL
XL France installed a hoist through the architecture of the Centre Pompidou in Paris, France, to reach the roof which was being refurbished.
Tall Crane multi-million Alimak order
Alimak Group has received a SEK 9 million order in Canada for construction hoists to be delivered during the third and fourth quarter of 2015
Safi elevates in Chernobyl
Italian-based Safi has been awarded a contract to build a special industrial elevator for use at the Chernobyl nuclear reactor ahead of its dismantling
Lavendon Group brings Africa to the UK
Powered access company announces partnership with the Zoological Society of London to raise funds for wildlife conservation
Maber to open new factory
Italian hoist manufacturer Maber has announced plans to move to a new 6000 square metre factory between Vicenza and Treviso in Italy. Production will start 1 January 2016
Alimak hoists head to Australia
The order includes four mid- and high-speed twin elevator hoists, ordered by Lendlease, for work at 90 m to 140 m
Geda supplies lifts in Azerbaijan
Eight Geda 2 PK crane operator hoists are playing their part in the construction of the National Stadium in Baku, Azerbaijan
XL hoist for tower cranes
French mast climber specialist XL is launching the X-Up 200; a rack and pinion hoist specifically designed for tower crane access
Vertical endeavors
Mast-climbing equipment continues to gain traction within the industry. ALH and AI take a look at recent projects and news
ReechCraft debuts modular transport hoist system
The company used World of Concrete 2015 to show its new wares
Geda platform helps record Warsaw build
A Geda PH 2032 650 Twin is helping build the 220 m high Warsaw Spire, which is to become the highest building in Warsaw, Poland
UK launch for Alimak hoist
Alimak Hek is introducing the Scando 65/32 construction hoist to the UK market following its launch in Scandinavia
Geda marks 85 years
German hoist manufacturer celebrates anniversary year
Alimak to launch hoist pair at Bauma China
Alimak Hek is introducing two new construction hoists at Bauma China. The Alimak SC 65/32 and SC 45/30 are available in single or dual car configuration
Geda’s foldable platform helps transform Gothenburg Town Hall
Geda 300 Z/ZP was used for restoration works to the interior lobby of the 17th century landmark
Spider aids extreme sports fitness test
Hoist manufacturer supplies lift for Gillette Antiperspirants’ extreme athletic competition in Latin America
Alimak Hek at world’s largest solar facility
Three duel hoists worked to construct three 140 m solar receivers at the Ivanpah Solar Generating Facility in the Mohave Desert
Spider launches next gen traction hoist
New Astro E2200 offers increased lifting capacity and integrated safeties to provide a durable and easy-to-use hoist
Geda swaps towers at Munich’s Frauenkirche
Renovation work now complete on the North Tower as Geda’s Multilift P18 sets up for work on the South Tower
Alimak Hek revitalises 28-year-old elevator
Manufacturer's equipment carries out a mast replacement and gearbox overhaul of a rack and pinion elevator it first installed in 1986
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