Removal operation in Basel

Fassi in BasileaSissach (Basel - Switzerland). A crane got stuck into a railway underpass in Sissach on February 28th. No one was injured, but there were  substantial property damage. In addition, there were huge traffic problems in the region of Basel, police said. 

The incident occurred around 3 p.m. o'clock in Zunzgerstrasse. The evidence found by the police have revealed that the crane was too wide on the  trailer of the truck, so it collided with the underpass.

Once extracted the crane felt down. The rescue operation and recovery lasted about 4 hours.

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Fassi Gru S.p.A. - Loader cranes manufacturer since 1965

Fassi Gru is the market leader among Italian producers. Its product range and sales numbers place it among the top producers of hydraulic cranes in the world.

Fassi’s production potential is approximately 12,000 cranes per year. The entire range is exported and distributed throughout the world through an efficient and widespread distribution network. From Canada to France, from the UK to Australia, Fassi’s professionalism is reflected in the company’s aim to meet different market needs, which are often linked to the specific geographical and economic conditions of individual countries.