Product News: Green & Clean

Electric Pick-and-Carry Cranes have self-propelled design.

Press Release Summary:

Dec 16, 2013 - Featuring front wheel power and capacities from 2–60 tons, JMG Cranes can hoist and place loads without need for stabilizers. Drivable or radio remote controlled models are available as powered by either battery or plug-in, rechargeable power source and do not consume any fossil fuels. Areas of use include such industries as power generation and distribution, water and sewage treatment, chemical manufacturing, refineries, glass installation, and aerospace.

Original Press Release

JMG Pick-and-Carry Cranes Now Available in U.S. via JMG USA

Press release date: Dec 10, 2013

Arrival of popular self-propelled cranes adds increased lifting options to a variety of industries

Baltimore, MD—Fascan International announced today that it will launch the full line of JMG Cranes to the United States market under an exclusive agreement with JMG Cranes of Piacenza, Italy.  Fascan, currently the exclusive U.S. distributor of Fassi Cranes, will begin delivery of JMG Cranes in January 2014. Fascan will distribute JMG cranes through its new company, JMG USA.

The JMG crane’s unique design of self- propelled pick-and-carry cranes provides front-wheel power, enabling higher load capacity than similar-sized cranes. JMG cranes, which are available in capacity ranges from 2-60 tons, are capable of hoisting and placing loads without the need for stabilizers,

JMG cranes, available in either driveable or radio remote controlled models, are powered by either a battery or a “plug-in,” rechargeable power source and consume no fossil fuels.

JMG cranes offer advantages to users in a wide range of industries: power generation and distribution, water and sewage treatment, chemical manufacturers, refineries, precast or prefabricated concrete or other structures, glass installation, and aerospace, among others.

"The addition of JMG products to the U.S. market will give companies added versatility through the expanded options to our existing line of small-, medium- and heavy-duty equipment," said Bernie Faloney, Fascan’s president and CEO. "In addition to broadening the choices we offer to our customers, this initiative enables us to better service our existing customers and access new markets."

For more details on JMG cranes, contact Bernie Faloney at

Fascan International is the sole U.S. distributor of Fassi Cranes, a family-owned and operated manufacturer of light, medium, heavy-duty and specialty cranes for nearly 50 years. Fascan is also the exclusive U.S. distributor of Jekko minicranes and JMG Cranes. For more information, visit