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Wind is an invisible tyrant in crane operation

Wind is a constant challenge in crane operations.




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Faymonville hauls historic jet

Moving an historic World War II fighter jet required precision planning and specialized rigging.

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Project success starts from the ground up

What’s trending in the world of ground stabilization?

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Crawlers continue to be versatile and dependable

ACT rounds-up the latest and greatest machines as all of the major crawler manufacturers have rolled out new models in 2018.


SC&RA unveils Severe Weather Guidelines for the Crane & Rigging Industry

The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association announces the publication of Severe Weather Guidelines for the Crane & Rigging Industry. SC&RA reports exclusively.

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CCO establishes Violation Report Hotline

Violations of a certification body’s policies can threaten the trustworthiness of a certification program

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‘Fleet Insight’ debut

Telematics are a fleet manager’s most important set of tools.

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Hiring conundrum continues

The lyrics may be new, but the song is the same.

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Financial Benchmark Study provides valuable feedback

The SC&R Foundation Financial Benchmark Study gives members a numerical edge.

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Crane rental market improves

ACT’s annual roundtable reveals many strengths in the crane rental market

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Emmert International transports massive purge bin

Transporting a huge and awkward product purge bin was quite the journey for Emmert International.

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Canadian companies see improved economy

Crane and transport companies in Canada have weathered an economic storm and are anticipating clear skies


Lampson's third generation leads company

Lampson International’s Kate Lampson radiates passion and pride. D.Ann Shiffler reports exclusively.


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Wind is an invisible tyrant in crane operation

Wind is a constant challenge in crane operations.

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Cultivating young talent is crucial for labor shortage

Lift & Move USA continues to gain momentum.

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OSHA’s Certification Rule: 5 things you need to know

Operators will have to be certified by type, but not capacity.

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Crane companies tackle challenging power plant projects

A roundup of projects performed at power plants and refineries throughout North America.


American customers join Liebherr for crane reveals

D.Ann Shiffler and Hannah Sundermeyer review an engaging four days at Liebherr’s Customer Days.

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Manitowoc unveils new machines at Crane Days

Manitowoc’s Crane Days focused on a bevy of new cranes and product development strategies.

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LMIs/RCIs serve as digital hub

ACT rounds up some of the latest devices in LMI/RCL technologies.


First TCNA event proves huge success

Recapping the first ever Tower Cranes North America Conference held in downtown Miami, FL.


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Boom truck market 'ripe for the taking'

The boom truck market is optimistic and making a steady comeback.


Liebherr enhances 3D lift planning

Liebherr has refined its Crane Planner 2.0 lift planning software with VR features.