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GTI expands with Jetco acquisition

Canada’s GTI Transport Solutions has acquired Jetco, a Texas, USA-based specialized transporter

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Securing insurance for your crane, rigging, or transport company is probably not your favorite annual task. Let the NBIS team of experts review your coverage options, claims scenarios, contracts, loss control and risk-management efforts.
Review the vast collection of Risk Management resources NBIS Policyholders access at www.NBIS.com

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Learn what you should know when selecting heavy lifting equipment for your transport business. Grow your business with solutions that make your projects safer, more productive and improve your bottom line.

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Learn what you should know when selecting heavy lifting equipment for your transport business. Grow your business with solutions that make your projects safer, more productive and improve your bottom line.
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Edge Training

Terex Utilities offers online training

The Edge, an online training curriculum from Terex Utilities, offers a training tool for operators seeking to document their understanding of aerial device and digger derrick operation. 

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BAUMA REVIEW: A North American perspective

Attracting a record 620,000 visitors, Bauma 2019 was a huge success, especially for American OEMs and customers. 

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Lift planning goes mobile

Liebherr upgrades its Crane Planner 2.0 lift planning software with a mobile app.

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LiftPlanner aids intricate project

Unloading a pressurizer vessel from an Antonov 124 cargo plane requires a detailed lift plan.

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Anatomy of a lift plan

Tawnia Weiss discusses why lift plans mean different things to different people.

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SYNOPSIS COLUMN: Clarifications

The differences between certification, qualification and evaluation.

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Dynamic Specialized transports massive transformer

Despite a change of plans in offloading, Dynamic Specialized transported a huge transformer with relative ease.

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Last flight for 'Connie'

Bay Crane rigged a vintage airliner into the new TWA Hotel at JFK Airport.

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E-Field detection keeps jobsites safe

Lance Burney discusses E-fields and the value of proximity warning alarms.

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REGIONAL CRANE REPORT 2019: CANADA

Hal Lundgren reports the Canadian market is mixed but the outlook is positive.

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Truck cranes remain popular machine

Truck cranes offer a cost-effective and efficient solution for lifting assignments that need to be performed quickly.

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PREVIEW: International Tower Cranes Conference

The tower crane industry will gather June 26-27 in Vienna, Austria for the sixth International Tower Cranes conference. Murray Pollok offers a preview.

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Gantry systems serve as loyal lifters

Gantries offer efficient, cost-effective rigging solutions. Hannah Sundermeyer rounds up a bevy of projects.

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NCCCO NEWS: Make plans now to attend CONEXPO 2020

If you thought it was too soon to start planning for CONEXPO 2020 – think again! 

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NBIS RISK MANAGEMENT: A three-letter shift

Chris Nelson discusses moving from CSA to IRT.

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TCC-2500 hard at work at chemical plant

In a little over seven months, the TCC-2500 logged 1,650 working hours, travelling a distance of ten miles working around a railroad discharge facility in an agro-refinery complex. 

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SC&RA COMMENT: What do you think?

The latest FMCSA program provides a boost to CSA scores.

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SC&RA NEWS: Luring young workers is not easy

What are you doing to attract Next-Gen Talent?

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SC&RA Job of the Year winners

Winners of the coveted SC&RA Job of the Year announced

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SC&RA elects new leaders

New leadership line-up announced at successful SC&RA Annual Conference

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BAUMA REVIEW: A North American perspective

Attracting a record 620,000 visitors, Bauma 2019 was a huge success, especially for American OEMs and customers. 

Lead photo (16)

Lift planning goes mobile

Liebherr upgrades its Crane Planner 2.0 lift planning software with a mobile app.

Lead Image FR2-CALHdiagram

LiftPlanner aids intricate project

Unloading a pressurizer vessel from an Antonov 124 cargo plane requires a detailed lift plan.

slide32

Anatomy of a lift plan

Tawnia Weiss discusses why lift plans mean different things to different people.

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SYNOPSIS COLUMN: Clarifications

The differences between certification, qualification and evaluation.

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Dynamic Specialized transports massive transformer

Despite a change of plans in offloading, Dynamic Specialized transported a huge transformer with relative ease.

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ALL celebrates handover of 1,000th LTM 1200-5.1

Representatives from Liebherr and the ALL Family of Companies recently celebrated a milestone – the handover of the 1,000th LTM 1200-5.1 mobile crane ever produced. 

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Maxim acquires Shaughnessy Companies

Following the closing, Maxim will begin integrating the Shaughnessy Companies with its existing operating business

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