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01 December 2019

We're Moving

We're Moving to a new home from 9-16 December 2019 ...

15 October 2019

New Owners for Gough Group

In October 2019 the Gough Group was acquired by Sime Darby Berhad.

26 February 2019

Palfinger Unveils First Crawler Crane

The new Palfinger Crawler will “transform” the industry ...

15 November 2018

Sparking Competition to Support Energy Sector

Annual Connection is an iconic event, showcases the talents of the enery industry's brightest stars.

08 March 2018

Giant knuckle boom crane arrives in New Zealand

The only crane of its type in the Southern Hemisphere, the PK200002L SH knuckle boom crane, will soon be a key part of the New Zealand construction scene.

11 May 2017

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20 November 2015

Palfinger Delivers NZ’s Biggest Knuckle Boom Crane

The brief was simple Tom Ryan wanted the biggest crane capacity possible fitted onto the front of a tractor unit, and remain below the legal

27 October 2015

Powerful Teamwork at Line Mechanic Competition

Every year the Connexis’ Annual Connection Line Mechanic Competition provides an opportunity to showcase the best and brightest in the power industry ... Read more

12 February 2015

Palfinger for the New Queen of the Fleet

Last year saw the arrival of NZ's largest, newest fast ferry -featuring a Palfinger PK4501M knuckle boom crane ... Read more ...

26 August 2014

Radio Control Increases Crane Safety

One of the most significant and popular advances in modern truck-mounted cranes is radio remote-control, says Gough Palfinger New Zealand’s national manager, Duncan Phillips. Read

12 July 2014

Guru Sets Sail

In February of this year ProFab Engineering in Palmerston North delivered the new 24m offshore supply vessel Guru. Gough Palfinger and Gough Cat were key suppliers

12 March 2014

Eight Palfinger Cranes to Austral Ships

Gough Palfinger Australia has outfitted the first delivery Cape Class patrol boat, the 58.1 metre ‘Cape St. George’, with a PK 12000 MA knuckle boom deck

12 February 2013

New Zealand’s Largest Knuckle Boom Crane

Timaru-based Hilton Haulage Transport Ltd has purchased the largest knuckle boom crane to be fitted to a truck in New Zealand. Read more ...

12 January 2012

Palfinger's Great Combination for Payload, Capacity & Reach

Palfinger’s PK60002G cranes have combined with 10 wheeler Hino’s, to provide McIntosh Bros Cranes and Tally-ho Industries with a large format truck-crane combination with the ability

12 May 2011

Reefton Crane Hire’s Latest Generation Palfinger

The West Coast’s Reefton Crane Hire has taken delivery of the latest generation extra high performance crane from PALFINGER New Zealand. Read more ...

12 May 2011

Palfinger Goes Beekeeping

A Steens Honey 4WD at work transporting Bee Hives in remote hill country, features a Palfinger PK4200 new generation small crane. Read more ...

12 April 2011

Top of the “Lines” for Otago Power Services

Otago Power Services in Gore have taken delivery of the first Palfinger PK16002 in the South Island – a crane specified especially for the New Zealand

12 February 2011

Austrian Paralympian Wins with a Little Help from Goughs

Austrian Paralympic athlete Thomas Geierspichler overcame unexpected adversity to win the 5000m at the recent Paralympic Athletics World Championships in Christchurch. Read more ...

12 November 2010

Palfinger Cranes add their Support to Earthquake Repairs

Stark Bros and Lyttleton Engineering’ Palfinger Cranes are put to work in the week after the 4th September Canterbury Earthquake. Read more ...

12 October 2010

Palfinger Training Boosts Service Excellence

Specialist Palfinger Service training held in October has further enhanced the knowledge and expertise of the local New Zealand service network. Read more ...

10 October 2010

New Expansion Phase for Palfinger

The Gough Group has signalled a new expansion phase with the successful acquisition of the Palfinger dealership in Australia and Papua New Guinea. Read more

12 November 2009

Palfinger Tail Lifts Prove Popular

The new MBB PALFINGER range has proven very popular says PALFINGER NZ national manager Duncan Phillips. Read more ...

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