What are tower cranes used for?

Multiple sky-rise buildings, some still under construction, interspersed with blue and yellow cranes against a blue cloudless sky.

In the boom of the modern construction industry, it’s hard to get a cityscape view that doesn’t include these colossal structures, but have you ever wondered ‘What are tower cranes used for?’  At Fortis Heavy Lift Group, we know tower cranes play a pivotal role in modern construction, standing tall against the skyline as both […]

What is a city crane? 

A City Crane on a building site extended vertically to a great height, all set up to transport. It is attached to a load on the ground of building materials, ready to be put to use.

Bigger is not always better. This is true in nearly every walk of life that I can think of. Well, the same is true for cranes. Just as foldable bikes–that you can take on the tube–are sometimes of infinitely greater use than mountain bikes, a mobile city crane is often the best tool for the […]