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Mammoet completes ALE acquisition

Mammoet claims title of ’largest heavy lift company in the world’ with completion of ALE purchase. 

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    LEGENDARY: Link Belt LS-98

    Check out ACT’s newest column that focuses on people, equipment and companies with an industry “lengendary” status. 

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    Rocket lift training

    NASA is currently performing a lift-training program for the new SLS Pathfinder Core Stage rocket.

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    Filipov’s fresh perspective

    D.Ann Shiffler and Hannah Sundermeyer sit down with Manitex CEO and Director Steve Filipov to discuss the future of the company and his business acumen.

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    25 years of making a difference

    NCCCO kicks off its anniversary year with the launch of a new website and program.

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    Rigging resources

    It’s a new year and its time to take a new look at the bevy of products offered in the SC&RA store.

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    Safety resolutions

    Michael Rubin discusses five New Year’s safety resolutions for crane owners

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ENERPAC HEAVY LIFTING EQUIPMENT DEMO WEEK

Enerpac is setting up a wide range of Heavy Lifting Equipment for an open house at our partner’s facility in Arkansas.

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ENERPAC HEAVY LIFTING EQUIPMENT DEMO WEEK

Enerpac is setting up a wide range of Heavy Lifting Equipment for an open house at our partner’s facility in Arkansas.

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One contract: four lines of defense

Bill Smith discusses how having the right contract language gives your company four layers of protection

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Christian Chalupny: 1942-2020

Christian Chalupny, president and CEO of Morrow Equipment passed away Sunday, January 12, 2020.

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Barnhart purchases Viant Crane

Barnhart expands its presence in the Midwest with the purchase of Viant Crane. 

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Winter weather driving safety

It’s time to review winter weather driving safety with employees.

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ARE YOU EXHIBITING AT CONEXPO 2020?

Creative Transportation Services has been a leader in trade show logistics for 20 years.
Find out how we can help save you time & money on your CONEXPO freight.
High value machinery? Over dimensional? LTL? We do it all.

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ARE YOU EXHIBITING AT CONEXPO 2020?

Creative Transportation Services has been a leader in trade show logistics for 20 years.
Find out how we can help save you time & money on your CONEXPO freight.
High value machinery? Over dimensional? LTL? We do it all.

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Talking tech at the 2020 Specialized Transportation Symposium

The 2020 Specialized Transportation Symposium will take a deep dive into technology.

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Accelerated Bridge Construction

In a 55-hour timespan, an overpass on the Pennsylvania Turnpike was removed, replaced and reopened.

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Jay Shiffler: 1952 - 2019

It is with sadness that we report the passing of Jay Shiffler, crane industry veteran and family man

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KHL crane and transport events in 2020

Save the dates for three conference and award events for the crane and specialized transport industry in 2020

Opening of Landstar US/Mexico Logistics service centre in Laredo, Texas

Top 10 specialized transport companies in North America 2019

ACT magazine publishes its 2019 ACT-T50 ranking of the continent’s biggest transport firms listed by fleet size

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First speakers confirmed for 2nd Tower Cranes North America

Experts on wind monitoring, insurance and crane inspections confirmed for June 23 event in Miami. FL

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Link-Belt sales appointment

New Link-Belt district sales manager for the Rocky Mountain region

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New features added to iCraneTrax

 iCraneTrax, the fleet and personnel management software from A1A Software, has been updated with a new fleet map and telematics interface. 

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Cheetah Chassis delivers to Greiner

Cheetah Chassis recently delivered three custom-made crane counterweight chassis that Greiner Crane Division assisted in customizing. 

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Submit Sourcebook 2020 forms TODAY!

The ACT editorial team has begun the process of updating the directories in the 2020 edition of the ACT Sourcebook. 

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LR 11000 erects wind turbines in Hawaii

Buckner’s Liebherr crawler crane is erecting eight new wind turbines in the surfers paradise.

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Bigge super cranes return to market

Two A-Frame Ring Derrick (AFRD) Super Cranes from Bigge are coming back on the market after completing projects at nuclear power plants in the United States. 

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VR & AR Shaping the Construction Industry

Reducing accidents at height and promoting safety practices in the construction industry. Here we take a look at how Virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) can offer benefits that other technology cannot. It also considers how methods have developed and what they hold for the future of the industry.

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VR & AR Shaping the Construction Industry

Reducing accidents at height and promoting safety practices in the construction industry. Here we take a look at how Virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) can offer benefits that other technology cannot. It also considers how methods have developed and what they hold for the future of the industry.

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The 2019 Sourcebook is a valuable resource for the crane, rigging and specialized transportation sector containing up-to-date information about 13 categories of cranes and lifting equipment and much more.




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Cybercrime primer

Digital criminals have their eyes on your fleet.

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The power of partnership

SC&RA begins 2020 with a new insurance buildout.  

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One contract: four lines of defense

Bill Smith discusses how having the right contract language gives your company four layers of protection

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Winter weather driving safety

It’s time to review winter weather driving safety with employees.

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SYNOPSIS: Rigger responsibilities

ASME offers clarification on Rigger safety standards.

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Mat technology from Greenfield

Greenfield Products’ Smart Crane Mats bring a different concept to the market.

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