Terex Cranes Global Marketing
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76 TEREX ® TOWER CRANES TO VENEZUELA
Caracas, Venezuela, May 24th, 2012. Terex Cranes announced an order of 76 flat top tower cranes for PDVSA – Petroleos de Venezuela S.A. The State owned company will utilize most of the cranes for a housing project that involves building 50.000 residencies per year. Of the 76 cranes, 38 are CTT 161A-6TS and 38 are CTT 91-5 TS12, all of them manufactured in the city of Fontanafredda, Italy. The cranes will be delivered through 2012.
This is among the biggest order of cranes for Latin America. “This order proves our brand strength and our commitment with Latin America”, says Ivens Encarnação, General Manager, Terex Cranes Latin America.
Terex has a complete product offering for the construction and infrastructure industry, and superior after sales services and support for its customers. “The order with PDVSA positions us at a new league in Latin America, and increases significantly the presence of Terex Cranes in the local crane Market”, adds Ivens.
About the Terex® CTT Flat Top tower crane range
Designed for use in confined areas, near airports or in conjunction with other flat top cranes, Terex CTT flat top tower cranes are well-suited for heavy lifting and placement duties in the most challenging applications. Offering efficient set-up times to get working quickly, they are also ideal partners for transferring heavy materials around the jobsite. The Terex CTT tower crane range includes 26 models offering maximum lifting capacities from 2 (2.2 US tons) to 40 tonnes (44.1 US tons) and maximum jib lengths ranging from 40 to 84 meters (131 to 275.6 feet). All models are available in a broad selection of free-standing heights and versions.
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, energy, refining, and utility industries. Terex offers 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.