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First UK Zoomlion Crawler Crane

28th February 2010 0 Comments

Crowland Cranes sold the first UK Zoomlion Crawler Crane to P J Plant. This 70 tonne QUY70 has been working for the past eighteen months without any serious downtime incurred. In the event that spare parts are required Crowland Cranes hold an extensive range of stock parts at their Crowland…

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Rutland Railway Museum

28th February 2010 0 Comments

Crowland Cranes have recently removed this Smith Rodley Rail Steam Crane from Rutland Railway Museum for renovation to be carried out at their Crowland Cranes premises.

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1st for Crowland & Zoomlion

30th December 2009 0 Comments

Crowland Cranes have recently sold and imported the first reported Zoomlion tower cranes in to Brazil, the first of the three crane order is erected and working in the middle of the bay of Rio de Janeiro. All three cranes were the model TC7030B, rigged with the same specification, enabling…

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Zoomlion Crawler Cranes

30th April 2009 0 Comments

We have just added the new range of Zoomlion Crawler Cranes to our catalogue. With detailed specification PDF files attached to each one, you can find out more information on some of the latest models coming in from China. Simply click here for more information.

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Black Sluice Pumping Station Lock Gates

30th March 2009 0 Comments

Crowland Cranes transported these lock gates to Black Sluice Pumping Station, Boston. They were sculpted to depict manual digging out of the fens drainage system. The placing of these gates was undertaken by their Contract Lifting Division using one of their GMK3050 cranes, thus enabling viewing from the visitors centre…

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Aston Martin DB9 Launch

30th March 2009 0 Comments

Crowland Cranes were contracted to suspend this 4metre x 4metre screen at a secret location in Leicestershire to launch the Aston Martin DB9. This prestigious event was by invitation only to their existing clientele.

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SED 2008

30th March 2009 0 Comments

Universal Cranes will be exhibiting three new crane models on our return to SED 2008. We will be showing the Zoomlion QY30V as well as the QUY70 crawler crane. In addition, we’ll also be unveiling the Ormig 10tm pick-and-carry for the first time in the UK. If you are interested…

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Revised Website Layout

30th March 2009 0 Comments

We’ve had a front page ‘revamp’ this month, with an improved news story feed and an easier-to-use crane viewer in our sales section. If you can think of further improvements or facilities you would like – why not contact us? The site is for you, our customer, after all!…

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Historic Cathedral Gate Returned

30th January 2009 0 Comments

Crowland Cranes were proud to return an important piece of Peterborough Cathedral this month – an Oak gate dating from the 13th century! The gate took months to repair at a cost of £50,000 after it was damaged in a vehicle collision last year. At half a tonne, it was…

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Chinese Takeaway

30th January 2009 0 Comments

Industry magazine Cranes Today recently ran a feature about our Zoomlion Range. You can read all about this and our plans in the coming months by clicking here.

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