The academic partners in the research are the West Pomeranian University of Technology in Szczecin and the Silesian University of Technology, Poland. The project received EUR 1.4 million of funding from the EU`s Industrial and Academy Partnerships. The project underpins Hiab`s commitment to remain the clear technological leader by championing forward-thinking and innovative product development. The “Hiab Method”, which celebrates its 70th year in 2014, revolutionised load handling when first introduced.
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