Take two

  • 18-Nov-2008 05:02 EST
Manitex International Inc., a provider of engineered lifting solutions including boom truck cranes, rough terrain forklifts, and special mission oriented vehicles, has acquired the assets of Crane and Machinery Inc. and Schaeff Inc. for $3.7 million. Crane and Machinery is an authorized dealer for Terex rough terrain and truck cranes, Fuchs material handlers, as well as Manitex boom trucks and sign cranes and is also a supplier of secondhand equipment, replacement crane and equipment parts, and repair and maintenance services. Schaeff designs, manufactures, and sells a line of indoor electric sit-down and standup forklifts.
HTML for Linking to Page
Page URL
Rate It
2.33 Avg. Rating

Read More Articles On

Autonomous driving and machine system automation continue to increase productivity and convenience in farm production.
John Deere recently updated the 135G and 245G LC reduced-tail-swing excavators with new emissions equipment and standard features including a rearview camera and auxiliary hydraulics with proportional control.
The Boston-based startup believes the marine domain is even better suited for autonomous systems than aerospace, automotive and other off-highway sectors. The company is currently testing its technology on commercial vessels in Boston Harbor.
Automation is one of three main technology areas—along with connectivity and alternative drivelines and fuels—that Volvo Construction Equipment is devoting significant R&D resources to further develop. The company recently demonstrated a prototype autonomous wheel loader and articulated hauler working together.

Related Items

Technical Paper / Journal Article
Technical Paper / Journal Article