The crane has been part of the working landscape since its invention in ancient Greece.
Cranes are essential for heavy construction work and lifting tasks of all kinds.
Their design has evolved to encompass multiple types with a variety of abilities and attributes.
Modern crane designs included the Mobile Tower Crane, which is designed for use in cities as it is self-erecting in a smaller space.
This infographic is a short guide to modern types of cranes and their use in construction and industrial projects.
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