Live from Link-Belt

Hannah Sundermeyer reports from Link-Belt’s CraneFest 2018 in October in Lexington.



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FCC's Hollowsky talks innovation

Fleet Cost & Care’s Bill Hollowsky discusses how fleet management software can streamline business operations and save significant dollars.


Self-erectors are urbanized and unbeatable

Ease of operation and cost effectiveness give self-erecting tower cranes a growing advantage.


Link-Belt to debut 175|AT

At its CraneFest 2018, Link-Belt will unveil the 175|AT, a long-kept secret in its product development initiatives.

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Crane & Rigging Workshop ShowGuide: Look out Louisville!

The 2018 SC&RA Crane and Rigging Workshop will kick off in Kentucky, September 26-28.



Cranes and power lines can be a deadly combination.


NCCCO: Registrations roll in for Certification Forum

In addition to timely presentations from industry experts, the event will provide ample time for Q&A on issues relating to personnel certification and qualification requirements.

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NCCCO: Recertification is the hot ticket in 2018!

As OSHA’s requirement for crane operators to be – and stay – certified approaches, NCCCO is rolling out recertification exams for its newest programs.

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RISK MANAGEMENT: Safety pays dividends

Bill Smith discusses the true cost of safety.


Referrals attract and retain talent

Building your workforce from within.

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Moving forward with more clarity

Crystal clear:  FHWA defines nondivisible load.

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ALE jacks-up topside and aids speedier load-out

The time and cost efficiency of ALE’s Mega Jack system has been demonstrated while completing a 14 meter-high jack-up of a topside in Mexico.


Multi Crane Jobs: Bridging a gap

Working through the night, Beyel Brothers used a Liebherr crawler and a Terex AT to erect a pedestrian bridge in Orlando. Julian Leek and Mary Kanian report.



Live from Link-Belt

Hannah Sundermeyer reports from Link-Belt’s CraneFest 2018 in October in Lexington.

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Crane & Rigging Workshop unites industry members

Take-aways from the 2018 SC&RA Crane & Rigging Workshop in Louisville, KY.


Perkins STC moves massive fractionator

Shelley Latham reports on a 105-mile night-time move in Minnesota made by Perkins STC that involved a monstrous cargo.

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Lifting Gear Hire has rental business down to a science

Hannah Sundermeyer sat down with Pat Clark to talk about his role at Lifting Gear Hire and all things rigging gear.

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Mini cranes are diverse and productive

Diverse designs and easy maneuverability have led to a surge in the market for powered mini cranes. D.Ann Shiffler reports.


Let's talk trailers!

New specialized trailers support an evolving market.


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Multi Crane Jobs: Booms go up in Texas

Maxim Crane Works will provide two dozen cranes, including its Manitowoc 31000, on the new Globe Life Field project.


Crane and rigging companies join forces for intricate project

Omega Morgan, Apex Steel and Lifting Gear Hire collaborated to install support columns for the 2+U project in Seattle.