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# crane - Sunday 9 February, 2020

Britain sees spinning cranes and collapsed stadium walls as Storm Ciara hits

Here in Ireland, a snow and ice warning kicks in at midnight.

# crane - Sunday 28 April, 2019

'Terrifying': Crane collapse kills four people and injures four others in Seattle

Officials do not yet know the cause of the collapse.

# crane - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

Irish building sites face more chaos as crane drivers vote to ramp up strikes

Crane drivers represented by Unite want a big increase in pay.

# crane - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

# crane - Friday 5 February, 2016

WATCH: Enormous crane collapses onto a Manhattan street

The crane collapsed in the Tribeca area of lower Manhattan island. At least one person is reported to have died.

# crane - Thursday 25 June, 2015

'When a heart is broken it never heals': Widow tells of pain as Irish Ferries fined over death

Irish Ferries was fined €125,000 in court today.

# crane - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Operation to lift the Astrid from the sea should be completed by next week

Work to prepare the 95-year-old vessel for the salvage operation has been ongoing since the weekend. All aboard were rescued when she crashed on the rocks six weeks ago.

# crane - Monday 12 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge Photo: O'Connell Street as seen from the top of the Spire In-spire-ing

Photo: O'Connell Street as seen from the top of the Spire

This will make your head spin.

# crane - Friday 5 April, 2013

Attack on Quinn Group operations condemned

A crane being used for work on a new secondary school project in Co Leitrim was damaged, the Quinn Manufacturing Group said.

# crane - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

UPDATE: Two people killed in London helicopter crash

Thirteen people have been injured in the incident.

# crane - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Man killed in New York crane collapse NYC This post contains videos

Man killed in New York crane collapse

Fire department officials said efforts to remove four injured people were ‘complicated’ because of conditions at the scene.

# crane - Tuesday 7 December, 2010

Protester parks crane outside Dáil

Gardaí arrest protester after cherry picker machine was parked outside Government Buildings earlier this morning.