Keeping track of the spreader

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There are many opportunities for spreader manufacturers, as a bulge of new crane production works its way into the market....

Spreading the business around

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Key questions about twin 40/45ft handling under a single hoist will probably not be answered for some time, but some operators are staying w...

Changes in the spreader business

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Following its takeover of RAM Spreaders, SMAG is aiming to be a major new force in the crane spreader market. Meanwhile, other new developme...

Busy times for spreader makers

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Activity levels are up, although the recent downturn in new crane orders will affect the sector in the next six to 12 months....

PSA in for VDL AGVs

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PSA Singapore Terminals has ordered two prototype AGVs from VDL Containersystemen....

The flip side of automation

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Automation is changing the way some terminals approach flipper specification on crane spreaders, although there have always been interesting...

ECT signs for 63 more VDL AGVs

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ECT has exercised an option for 63 more hybrid drive VDL AGVs in a contract signed on 26 June at the TOC CSC conference in Rotterdam...

VDL hybrid AGV set fair

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ECT Rotterdam has stated that it "aims to place orders for 84 new hybrid AGVs over the coming years"...

Our AGV story confirmed

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PSA Singapore has issued an official statement that confirms a report in the June 2012 edition of WorldCargo News...

VDL launches AGV

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Netherlands-based VDL has launched an AGV with a hybrid drive. The prototype has passed acceptance tests at ECT...