Included in this issue:

American Cranes and Transport December 2019 1

  • SITE VISIT: GOLDHOFER
    Goldhofer/Flite Line hosted almost 100 customers at its new facility in Miramar, FL. D.Ann Shiffler reports.
  • PREVIEW: SPECIALIZED TRANSPORTATION SYMPOSIUM
    SC&RA’s Specialized Transportation Symposium in Charlotte is a must-attend event.
  • INTERVIEW
    Stefan Kohler is the trusted face of Goldhofer in North America. D.Ann Shiffler reports on how he and his company approach customer loyalty.
  • RIGGING REVIEW
    Lampson International continues its program of remanufacturing older model Manitowoc crawlers.
  • REGIONAL REPORT: MEXICO
    Political issues could prevent Mexico’s crane and rigging sector from its economic potential. Hal Lundgren reports.
  • ACTTRANSPORT50
    ACT’s 15th annual ranking of North America’s largest specialized transportation companies.
  • INDUSTRY FORUM: MAINTENANCE, RESTORATION AND REPAIR
    Hannah Sundermeyer spoke to industry leaders about crane restoration and the market for refurbished cranes.
  • PRODUCT FOCUS: MINI & INDUSTRIAL CRANES
    Mini cranes are filling a growing market need.
  • PRODUCT FOCUS: SPECIALIZED TRAILERS
    Hannah Sundermeyer rounds up the latest technologies in heavy haul trailer design.
  • REVIEW: BREAKBULK
    Breakbulk 2019 attracted close to 5,000 attendees. ACT presents a photo album from the show.
  • SITE REPORT: TRANSPORT
    In a 55-hour timespan, Wolfe House Movers helped replace a bridge on the Pennsylvania Turnpike.
  • SYNOPSIS
    Winter weather driving requires safety diligence.
  • RISK MANAGEMENT
    Bill Smith presents NBIS’s 2019 risk management roundup.
  • SC&RA COMMENT
    It’s time to register for FMCSA’s Drug & Alcohol Clearinghouse.
  • SC&RA NEWS
    The Manual & Bull Rigging Competency Guidebook clarifies many conflicting terminologies related to bull rigging.