Manitowoc Crane Days 2018 : the manufacturer showcases their new cranes
The innovations from Grove
For the make, Manitowoc has presented three crane models. The first, called Grove GMK4090 with a 90-tonnes capacity, is set to complete the range of self-propelled road cranes. The crane is manageable while having one of the best lifting capacity in this category. The Grove model TMS500-2 is a crane on truck with a capacity of 36 tonnes that combines lightness and versatility, all being mobile to quickly move from one construction site to the next. The last model is from the all-terrain crane range. Called the Grove GRT9165, it has a long reach.
Other new crane models
The visitors could admire the track crane Manitowoc MLC100-1 with a 100-tonnes capacity. It can be installed and uninstalled fast or the latest series of truck-crane National Crane called NBT50L. This one is an evolution from the NBT50 series. It includes a bigger boom to offer more solutions to profesionnals on construction sites.
Finally, Manitowoc has also developped a new tower crane. Called the MR 160 C, the crane has a 10-tonne capacity and is for sale under the Potain brand. It adapts to difficult construction sites thanks to the heights it can reach.