Cranework's new Demag AC220-5
26. June 2017
US crane sales and rental company CraneWorks has taken delivery of one of the first five axle 220 tonne Demag AC 220-5 in the USA.
Unveiled last year, the single engined All Terrai crane has a 78 metre main boom, to which a sweingaway extension can be added to take it to 99 metres.
Features included all axle steering, dynamic launch control for precise manouvering in tight spaces andthe Demag IC-1 Plus control system. The system is designed to provide the crane’s maximum allowable lifting capacity, based on the slewing angle, with position and set up monitoring, providing a maximised load chart for every
configurationCraneWorks chief executive Keith Ayers said: “With this acquisition CraneWorks now has 370 machines in North America, including 46 Terex and Demag cranes. This Demag AC 220-5 crane joins the Terex AC 100/4L unit we recently added to our rental fleet, giving our customers the ability to easily handle their toughest jobs.” SOURCE: Vertikal.net