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New state of the art 8×8 crane vehicle

Check out this latest addition to the Collett fleet, It’s a new MAN TGS 41.480 8×8 tractor unit fitted with a Fassi F1150RA.2.26 115 tonne/meter crane.

Once again, Collett Transport is providing industry leading equipment with an impressive 115 Tonne/Meter crane mounted on an 8×8 tractor unit. The crane features 6 boom extensions, with a lift capacity of 22 Tonnes at 4.15 Meters and 5.62 Tonnes at 15.45 Meters.

The lorry loader has a gross vehicle weight of 90 Tonnes and is capable of self-loading and off-loading, eliminating the need for a mobile crane.

As previously mentioned, the tractor unit has an 8×8 chassis which allows all eight wheels to work as driven axles. This provides the lorry loader with added traction making it a perfect piece of equipment for heavy duty site work.

The vehicle has the ability to be used as a heavy haulage tractor unit to pull trailers however, it has the additional option to be used as a ballast tractor to push or pull heavy payloads.

Crane vehicles have become are a prominent feature across our diverse fleet and with the addition of this 115 Tonne/Meter crane, we continue to provide heavy lift and transport solutions.

Collett employs over 150 people across four depots and run a diverse fleet of trucks and trailers. It provides all the expertise and equipment associated with heavy transport, heavy lift, marine services and transport consulting on a worldwide basis for the renewable energy, aerospace & aviation, power generation, heavy engineering, oil & gas processes and civil & infrastructure industries. It opened a new subsidiary company Collett (Ireland) Ltd in Dublin in 2017.