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2014-03-14 12:22:14

BRIDGEVIEW, Ill., March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Manitex International, Inc. (Nasdaq: MNTX), a leading international provider of cranes and specialized material and container handling equipment, today announced that management will participate in the GHS 1X1 Series, Industrial HVAC & Machinery Conference being held at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis in San Francisco, California, on March 18, 2014. David J. Langevin, Chairman and CEO of Manitex International, is slated to...

2014-03-14 12:21:31

DUBLIN, Mar. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/w3tfhd/crane ) has announced the addition of the "Crane Truck/Mechanic Service Body Manufacturing in North America" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) Crane truck bodies examined in this report are service/utility truck bodies with special modifications for mounting a crane onto the body. These bodies are also known as mechanic service...

2014-03-13 20:23:45

LOS ANGELES, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After a triumphant Paris exhibition last year, acclaimed artist Devin Crane lends his extraordinary talents for 3 new paintings to be exhibited at The Arts Company Gallery during Nashville Fashion Week 2014. Opening April 5th, 2014. This is Cranes' first time exhibiting in Nashville, Tennessee and is inspired by the creative force that fuels Nashville. Cranes' new paintings re-invent country music couture. Crane continually finds new ways...

2014-03-12 23:03:43

Terex Material Handling announced an order for twelve 20-ton, double-girder Demag overhead cranes and eight Demag DH monorail rope hoists from AZZ incorporated. Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 Terex Material Handling announced an order for twelve 20-ton, double-girder Demag overhead cranes and eight Demag DH monorail rope hoists from AZZ incorporated. “Demag hoists have a proven track record with AZZ. They are safe, reliable and durable in our processing environment,” says Ross...

2014-03-10 12:25:07

Crane depicts the classic battle between good and evil with a refreshing take MAITLAND, Fla., March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Author J. H. Crane delivers a captivating, epic fantasy novel with the new release, The Child of the King: The Sapphire ($16.99, paperback, 9781628711684; $8.99, e-book, 9781628711691). The narrative is set in a magical world, ruled by a benevolent king and queen; the storyline revolves around their only child, a young princess, whose very life is...

2014-03-05 08:32:35

Group Presentation Slated for 10:25 AM ET BRIDGEVIEW, Ill., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Manitex International, Inc. (MNTX), a leading international provider of cranes and specialized material and container handling equipment, today announced that management will participate in the ISI Annual Industrial Investor Conference on March 11, 2014 taking place at the Metropolitan Club in New York City. Andrew Rooke, President and Chief Operating Officer of Manitex International, is...

2014-03-04 08:21:59

Group Presentation Slated for 9:00 AM PT BRIDGEVIEW, Ill., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Manitex International, Inc. (MNTX), a leading international provider of cranes and specialized material and container handling equipment, today announced that management will participate in ROTH Capital's 26(th) Annual Growth Conference being held at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Dana Point, California, on March 10, 2014 David J. Langevin, Chairman and CEO of Manitex International, is slated to...

2014-02-26 12:21:17

Ruukki helps Link-Belt improve crane strength and reputation for quality LAS VEGAS, February 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Finland-based steel company Ruukki [http://www.ruukki.com ], which recently launched [http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/energy-efficient-finnish-steel-maker-ruukki-launches-north-american-operations-232490781.html ] in the North American steel market, is showcasing its energy efficient specialized steels, as well as one of its recent U.S. customers today...

2014-02-25 12:28:56

Group Presentation Slated for 10:55 AM ET BRIDGEVIEW, Ill., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Manitex International, Inc. (MNTX), a leading international provider of cranes and specialized material and container handling equipment, today announced that management will participate in the Stifel 2014 Industrials Conference on February 27, 2014, at New York City's Palace Hotel. David J. Langevin, Chairman and CEO of Manitex International, is slated to attend and provide a general update...

2014-02-24 12:20:36

Conference Call Scheduled for 4:30 P.M. ET BRIDGEVIEW, Ill., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Manitex International, Inc. (MNTX), a leading international provider of cranes and specialized material and container handling equipment, today announced that management will announce its 2013 fourth quarter and full year financial results after market close on Thursday, March 6, 2014. Management will then host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time to discuss the results with the...


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Hooded Crane, Grus monacha
2013-04-24 12:13:58

The Hooded Crane (Grus monacha) is a small, dark colored crane. Its body is grey and the top of the head and neck is white, except for a patch of bare red skin above they eye. It’s one of the smallest cranes, but is still a fairly large bird, a 3.3 ft in length, weighing 8.2 pounds and a wingspan of 6.2 feet. It breeds in south-central and southeastern Siberia. Breeding is also assumed to occur in Mongolia. Over 80% of its population winters at Izumi, southern Japan. There are also...

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2005-09-08 15:08:50

The crane flies (Tipulidae) are a family of insects that closely resemble giant mosquitoes. Like the mosquito, they are in the order Diptera (flies) and are sometimes called mosquito eaters, mosquito hawks, or skeeter eaters. They are also one of three unrelated arthropods named Daddy long-legs. The other two are the harvestmen and vibrating, cellar or house spider. As such, Crane Flies are wrapped up in the myth of being the most poisonous spider, but unable to bite humans. This is...

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2009-03-28 15:44:15

The Brolga (Grus rubicunda), formerly known as the "˜Native Companion', is a species of bird found in tropical and eastern Australia. The bird has also been given the name "Australian Crane", a term coined in 1865 by well-known ornithological artist John Gould in his Birds of Australia. These birds are abundant in north and northeast Australia, especially Queensland. They are also common as far south as Victoria. They are also found in New Guinea and rarely in New Zealand. They are also...

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2009-03-28 14:17:07

The Siberian Crane (Grus leucogeranus), also known as the Siberian White Crane or Snow Crane, is a species of bird found in arctic Russia in Yakutia and western Siberia. It is a migratory species. Eastern populations winter on the Yangtze River and Lake Poyang in China. Central populations winter at Keoladeo National Park, India. Western populations winter in Fereidoonkenar and Esfahan in Iran. It is a bird of wetlands both in breeding and wintering habitats. This is a large white crane,...

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2009-03-28 14:08:37

The Sarus Crane (Grus antigone) is a species of bird found in northernPakistan and India, Nepal, Southeast Asia and Queensland, Australia. It is a permanent resident of freshwater marshes and plains with little seasonal movement. This species is classified as Vulnerable, as the total global population has drastically declined since about 1980. This decline is expected to continue until at least 2010. Threats include habitat destruction, hunting, pollution, disease and competition from other...

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