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TEREX CRANES PRESENTS 5 MODELS AT BAUMA CHINA 2010

Shanghai, China, November 19, 2010 – Terex Cranes will welcome visitors at Bauma China 2010, which is taking place at the Shanghai New International Expo Center, from 23rd to 26th November. The Terex booth is located in outdoor area C06/C09.

A total of five crane models, including the new Terex® Changjiang Toplift 30A and Toplift 100A truck cranes, Terex® Powerlift 8000 crawler crane, Terex® RT 555 rough terrain crane and an all terrain crane model from the company’s Zweibrücken, Germany location, have been selected to represent the Terex Cranes product offering at this year’s show.

“For Terex Cranes, China is a strategic market offering strong potential for the growth of our company,” says Ken Lousberg, President, Terex China Operations & Business Transformation. “Bauma China 2010 is a great opportunity for developing new partnerships with Chinese and international crane professionals. Our teams are excited about the addition of the Topower crawler cranes to our portfolio, and look forward to discussing how our company’s products and dedicated service can benefit customers' business in China.” 

 

Terex® Changjiang Toplift 30 A

A new development in the popular 35-tonne class, the Toplift 30A truck crane uses proven components and the very latest in Terex® design technology to provide truly exceptional power for a crane in this category. Offering a maximum lifting capacity of 30 tonnes at 3-meter radius, this new model is equipped with a 5-section telescopic 9.5 to 37.4-meter main boom for optimum high-lift capacity. Fitted with an 8-meter swing jib attachment onto its fully extended main boom, the Toplift 30A handles lifts up to a maximum lifting height of 45.3 meters. Thanks to a clever combination of engine power and road-efficient lower chassis design, this new 3-axle truck crane offers the speed required to travel from job to job rapidly, even in demanding road conditions. The ergonomic crane cab provides operators of the new Toplift 30A a comfortable environment to remain focused for hours. Its state-of-the-art engine is already fully compliant with the latest exhaust emission levels required by National level IV regulations.

 

Terex® Changjiang Toplift 100A

The new 5-axle Toplift 100A truck crane combines high lift capacity with the road mobility required to travel from one jobsite to the next rapidly. Offering a rated lifting capacity of 100 tonnes at 3-meters radius, the Toplift 100 A is equipped with a 12.6 to 48.2-meter, high-strength, 5-section telescopic main boom to enable strong, reliable performance. When equipped with a 18-meter boom extension, its maximum boom length extends to 66.7 m. Two independent engines, located in the upper crane structure and truck carrier and fully compliant with the latest exhaust emission regulations, reduce fuel consumption to make this model as powerful as it is economical to operate for a crane in the 100-tonne class. Counterweight slabs ranging of 15, 9 and 2 tonnes enable the new 5-axle Toplift 100A to adapt well and perform reliably in a variety of lifting configurations.

 

Terex® Powerlift 8000 Lattice Boom Crawler Crane

Well-adapted to wind turbine erection, the Powerlift 8000 Lattice Boom Crawler Crane is equipped with 1.2-meter wide crawler pads adaptable to narrow track version for optimized jobsite access. It offers a maximum lifting capacity of 360 tonnes and equipped with a 24 to 84-meter main boom, its three 9.5m, 15.5m and 18.5 fixed jib attachments can be mounted between 36 and 78 meters on the main boom, off-settable at 20 degrees, to reach a maximum boom length of 96.5 meters (78 m main boom plus 18.5 m fixed jib). Using its 78-meter main boom and 9.5-meter fixed jib attachment, this machine can lift up to 100 tonnes at 11-meter radius.

Offering 30% maximum gradeability, powered by a 6-cylinder, 290 KW/2000 rpm engine, hydraulics system and load moment indicator produced by reputable manufacturers, the Powerlift 8000 crawler crane is designed to perform heavy tasks reliably and safely. Its spacious operator cab, including air conditioning, heating, adjustable seat and stereo, provides operators the environment they need to stay focused on the job even in extreme conditions. For increased visibility, cab height is adjustable. Optional GPS and GSM remote diagnosis systems are available.

 

Terex® RT 555 Rough Terrain Crane

At home in virtually any conditions, including thick mud or rugged terrain, the RT 555 is a highly versatile, maneuverable multi-task machine capable of completing a variety of jobsite needs from start to finish in confined areas. The perfect solution for moving materials around the jobsite, this crane’s lift and carry capabilities benefit the profitability of any crane fleet. Offering a rated capacity of 50 t [55 US tons], this machine provides excellent short and long radius lifting capacities, well-adapted for operation on jobsites where space is tight. Equipped with front-wheel, concentric four-wheel and four-wheel crab steering, the RT 555 with a maximum 3.07 m [10.10-foot] machine width on 26.5 x 25-26 PR tyres can access, maneuver and operate comfortably in spaces where other cranes simply cannot go. Standard cab design features include air conditioning, heating, 6-way adjustable seat, sliding door, hinged tinted all glass skylight, armrest-mounted joysticks, graphic load limiter interface, plus work lights and a rotating beacon for optimum comfort and operational safety. A wide variety of jib options are also available to increase crane capacity - and return on investment.

 

 

About Terex

Terex Corporation is a diversified global manufacturer operating in four business segments: Terex Aerial Work Platforms, Terex Construction, Terex Cranes, and Terex Materials Processing. Terex manufactures a broad range of equipment for use in various industries, including the construction, infrastructure, quarrying, mining, shipping, transportation, refining, energy and utility industries. Terex offers a complete line of financial products and services to assist in the acquisition of Terex equipment through Terex Financial Services. More information on Terex can be found at www.terex.com.

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