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Acquisition and strategic partnership for DICA
DICA to add edge protectors to its portfolio following acquisition of Linton Rigging Gear Supplies. DICA also establishes strategic partnership with Axion Structural Innovations to target users in heavy lift market.
Construction considered ‘essential’ in many U.S. regions
Despite increasingly strict coronavirus precautions, construction continues in many large American markets.
KHL statement on Coronavirus
KHL is still working and will continue to provide essential information for businesses during the crisis. 
Load King names Authorized Service Centers
Terex Services and ML Utilities are now Authorized Service Centers for Load King Cranes.
KHL Group acquires 40% of Blu Coal Recruitment
Recruitment business to be renamed Lawsons Recruitment and will target contract, permanent and executive search positions in construction.
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.
Barnhart purchases Viant Crane
Barnhart expands its presence in the Midwest with the purchase of Viant Crane. 
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
Cheetah Chassis delivers to Greiner
Cheetah Chassis recently delivered three custom-made crane counterweight chassis that Greiner Crane Division assisted in customizing. 
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. 
SC&RA NEWS: How well do you know your financials?
The answer could be the difference between your business surviving and thriving.
Financing cranes and transport equipment
A discussion of equipment finance trends and issues. 
Kalyn Siebert partners with Kenworth of Louisiana
Trailer manufacturer Kalyn Siebert announced a new partnership with Kenworth of Louisiana. 
Western Pacific purchases NBT30H-2
Western Pacific has added the new National Crane NBT30H-2 TM boom truck to its fleet.
Senator tours Trail King
In celebration of Manufacturing Day, US Senator John Thune made a stop at the Trail King Mitchell, SD production facility.
Industry programs benefit aging workforce
ACT spoke with several companies implementing industry apprenticeships.
Military contract for Manitex
Manitex International announced a contract to supply knuckle boom cranes to an international military entity
Runnion Equipment opens new facility
Runnion Equipment moved to a new 37,400 ft2 building in Hodgkins, IL, that features 17 service bays so that it can complete work quicker and more efficiently.
RISK MANAGEMENT: 4 Ways To Reduce Your Insurance Costs
Tyrone Silva discusses simple ways to become a better risk.
Top 10 crane companies in North America 2019
The ACT100 top 10 crane-owning companies in North America listed by total fleet lifting capacity
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