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Aertssen receives two new Demag crawler cranes

Aertssen Machinery Services (AMS) continues to expand its heavy lifting and transport operations in the Middle East with the addition of Demag® CC 2400-1 and CC 3800-1 lattice boom crawler cranes. The two cranes will help Aertssen execute challenging projects in the oil and gas and construction sectors.

“Equipping our team with the latest crane innovations is an important part of our customer commitment, and Demag is an industry leader in that area,” explained Tony Nuyts of Aertssen Machinery Service. “Demag crawler cranes are easy to transport, quick to rig and come with an IC-1 control system with an intuitive touchscreen.”

The CC 3800-1 can lift up to 650 tonnes (715 US tons) at a 12-meter (39.4 ft) radius, has a max load moment of 9152 tonne meters and 195-meter (640 ft) maximum tip/sheave height. The CC 2400-1 has a nominal capacity of 400 tonnes (440 US tons), a max load moment of 5150 tonne meters and a maximum tip/sheave height of 168 meters (551 ft).

About Aertssen Machinery Services

Aertssen Machinery Services (AMS) is a heavy lifting and heavy transport company active in the Middle East with offices located in the Gulf Cooperation Council. The company specializes in the field of vertical and horizontal heavy transport and has a wide range of mobile telescopic cranes, telescopic crawler cranes, lattice boom crawler cranes, mobile tower cranes and SPMTs (Self Propelled Modular Trailers). For more information, visit

About Terex

Terex Corporation is a global manufacturer of lifting and material processing products and services delivering lifecycle solutions that maximize customer return on investment. Major Terex brands include Terex, Genie, Powerscreen and Demag. Terex solutions serve a broad range of industries, including construction, infrastructure, manufacturing, shipping, transportation, refining, energy, utilities, quarrying and mining. Terex offers financial products and services to assist in the acquisition of Terex equipment through Terex Financial Services. More information about Terex is available on its website:, and on its LinkedIn page — and Facebook page —

From left to right: Steve Filipov (President, Terex Cranes), Greg Aertssen (CEO, Aertssen Group), Tony Nuyts (Branch Manager, Aertssen Machinery Services) and Joerg Mueller (Senior Sales Manager, Terex Cranes)
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