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Dynamic Specialized Move on Faymonville Modular Axle Lines
Dynamic Specialized Move on Faymonville Modular Axle Lines

Dynamic Specialized Move on Faymonville Modular Axle Lines

For its heavy haul and rigging projects, US company Dynamic Specialized from New Kent, Virginia opts for a fleet of Faymonville ModulMAX G-SL. To move a transformer for a local substation in Newport News, the specialists assembled the trailer in a 4+6 combination with flat deck. “We had a ...

Hämmerle Spezialtransporte Tools for the High Mountains

The Austrian mountains don’t just offer an adrenaline rush for outdoor athletes. Heavy transport companies also break out in a cold sweat when they have to manoeuvre their vehicles up and down the winding roads. There’s hardly any opportunity to enjoy the unique panorama. Absolute concentration ...

Faymonville Hydraulic MegaMAX New for Agriculture

New developments are moving into in all industries. Reacting to them and offering technical solutions is one of the strengths of the Faymonville Group. A newly developed 2-axle low bed semi-trailer has now been added to the range for transport tasks in agriculture. “The loading platform ...

Ghanaian MONPE Masters Suction Pile with Faymonville

Faymonville’s Ghanaian customer MONPE Ventures tackle a suction pile of huge proportions. The project presented two major challenges: both its weight and dimensions. “When I first got the request to move the suction pile in a vertical position, I was skeptical to say the least. I had seen ...

Faymonville Group Acquire Stürzer Heavy Trucks

Faymonville have announced the acquisition of well-respected commercial vehicle dealer Stürzer Heavy Trucks, effective 2nd January 2019. The acquisition represents an expansion of Faymonville’s activities in South Germany, Austria and Switzerland. The newly created company, Faymonville ...

Faymonville Low Bed Power for Geo Transport and Construction Inc

A well-thought technical conception of the truck-trailer combination is the elementary base to make successful transport projects possible. Company Geo Transport and Construction Inc. from Cebu in the Philippines had some specific requirements on their material. Faymonville realized the ...

Joachim Kolb strengthens Cometto

Joachim Kolb is the new member of Cometto’s sales team. The 57-year-old has joined the sales department at the well-known vehicle manufacturer since October 1st of this year. Kolb has been active in the heavy-haulage industry for the past twenty years and is an internationally recognized ...

Long or short – TPE relies on the Faymonville PrefaMAX

Alsace in the east of France is one of the core areas for the transport of precast concrete elements. Several manufacturers are located in the region, such as the renowned and internationally well-known Fehr company. It also has several branches in France and Germany, where it produces precast ...

More versatility for Orllati

With more than 800 employees, the Orllati Group is one of the major construction companies in French-speaking Switzerland, especially in the cantons of Vaud and Geneva. The company is therefore active in a sector where Faymonville is recognised as the leading specialist in the delivery of ...

Three companies, one MegaMAX solution!

US companies Dagen Trucking Company, Stephen Izzi Trucking & Rigging Inc. and DeMase Trucking & Rigging handled a common project, recently moving the first railcars for Boston’s new Orange Line from the port of New York City to Massachusetts. Arriving from China, they were the first of ...

MegaMAX: The first 4-axle double drop with steerable pin-on flip

A steerable fourth pin-on flip axle is the latest option for the MegaMAX double drop from trailer manufacturer Faymonville. A brand new and unique feature for North America! The tool helps to increase the legal pay load and to ensure even more versatility going from state to state. Using ...

CTS East transport 100t lime cooler on Faymonville modules

The transport distances in South Africa are considerable. So, it was no mean feat to transport this lime cooler from Richards Bay to Nelspruit, with operator, CTS East covering a distance of almost 373 miles. The 9 metres long item, weighing 100 tons rolled through the country on Faymonville ...

An Eye-Catcher from Faymonville to ST Crane Hire in South Africa

This 8-axle MultiMAX semi-trailer from Faymonville will certainly be an eye-catcher on South African roads! The colour, a trademark of customer ST Crane Hire Pty Ltd – the deal completed by company Saxeni Equipment. Together, they recently visited the Faymonville factories for training on ...

SNCF Réseau ideally served by Faymonville

For specialists, from specialists: SNCF Réseau, responsible to manage, operate and develop the French rail network, invested in a specific, 100% electric and completely automated machine to replace railway points. This machine has been produced by the French company Cipal and is called “Rapace ...

ESTA moves to harmonise marking and lighting regulations

New moves to harmonise standards and regulations governing lighting and marking on heavy transport throughout Europe are underway following the inaugural meeting of a new technical working group at the end of January. Organised by ESTA, the meeting took place in Frankfurt and was hosted by the ...

Rugged reliability levels see Midwest Plant return to Volvo Trucks

Midwest Plant of Brecon, South Wales has put a new Volvo FH16-750 tractor unit into operation. The 6×4 tractor unit is plated for 80-tonne operations and its purchase came after the rugged performance of a Volvo FH12, acquired as a used truck by the company in 2009. Midwest Plant director, ...

28 new Faymonville trailers for the Capelle Group

The special transport division of the Capelle Group, based in Vezenobres, France, has placed an order with Faymonville for 28 semi-trailers from the TeleMAX, MultiMAX, MegaMAX and VarioMAX product range. The company has worked with Faymonville for more than 20 years and employs around 600 ...

Digging & Rigging Moves Heaviest Loads on Faymonville Trailers 

Established in 1981, the family owned company Digging and Rigging Inc. is ranked today among the most reliable and professional crane and rigging companies in North America. To hold up this reputation, they rely on robust material that allows maximum versatility and highest performance. To stay ...

Cometto meets Scania for a successful partnership

The goal to always offer the best product quality at Cometto, member of the Faymonville Group, will be enhanced through a new partnership with a leading company in engine manufacturing. After a meticulous and focused research, the choice fell on global player Scania. “Scania’s proposal to ...

Steel giant in Sweden moved by Faymonville CombiMAX

A gigantic steel structure measuring 24m long and 34m wide, and weighing 95 tonnes makes its way through the harbour of the Swedish metropole Göteborg The Swedish company Tabergs Åkeri AB, specialists in heavy and special transportation, took on the challenge and attached 10 CombiMAX axle lines ...

BigMove on the road on ‘dream ships’ from Faymonville

The term ‘dream ship’ is part of the common jargon within the BigMove group. It refers to the 3-axle low bed semi-trailers delivered by the manufacturer Faymonville in 2007. It’s a success story that has now been continued. That’s because the 21 new extendable MegaMAX ...

Kahl expands its fleet with two FlexMAX dolly trailers from Faymonville

Kahl Schwerlast GmbH from Moers (Germany) is one of the European specialists in the handling of demanding special and heavy lift projects. Thanks to the acquisition of two FlexMAX self-steering dolly combinations from Faymonville, the company can now expand its service range. Long and heavy – ...

Collett & Sons Ltd: Faymonville additions to the fleet

We’ve added two new Faymonville trailers to our fleet, one 2 axle MegaMAX and one 3 axle MultiMAX. Firstly the 2 axle MegaMAX semi-trailer with extremely low transport deck. Due to its super low loading height this provides the ideal solution for transporting tall loads or skid loading ...

Collett & Sons Ltd: 115 miles with three skid units

With three skid units each weighing in at 47Tonnes, 19Tonnes and 16Tonnes, Collett we’re appointed by Maloney Metalcraft to provide transport solutions for all three cargoes. Originating at Whiteley Read Engineering, each of the cargoes would be required to travel 115 miles to the Port of ...

The Faymonville Group acquires Industrie COMETTO S.p.A.

March 7th, 2017 – Faymonville, the manufacturer of semi-trailers for the special haulage industry has reached an agreement to acquire 100% of the shares of Industrie COMETTO S.p.A. based in the North of Italy. With this strategic decision, Faymonville set the milestone to expand in the ...

Faymonville: European innovation for the North American market

Showcasing European innovation, Belgian trailer manufacturer Faymonville returns to Conexpo in Las Vegas with their trailer range made specifically for the North American market. A 4 axle DualMAX dual-lane trailer will be shown on stand G.1326 (Gold Lot). This modular semi-trailer can be ...

Faymonville PA-X in action at Rosec Transport

Following Faymonville’s resounding debut of the PA-X system at Hannover’s IAA Show earlier this year, the manufacturer are delighted to announce that the first vehicles utilising this technology are at work now – including French operator Rosec Transport. The PA-X translates ...