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Berard's completes vessel journey

Berard found the quickest and most cost-effective plan for moving two huge vessels to a Louisiana refinery.

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New Terex tower cranes sales director

Maynard named new global sales director of tower cranes at Terex Cranes. 

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TNT acquires crane division assets from Affirm

Allison Crane & Rigging, a subsidary of TNT Crane and Rigging, recently acquired the crane division assets from Affirm.

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Maxim acquires B&G Crane Service

Maxim Crane Works has acquired B&G Crane Service based in New Orleans, LA.

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Class in session for Empire Crane technicians

In early February, Empire Crane Service technicians were in class with the Demag Service & Maintenance Training program. 

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Grove GMK tandem lift showcases heavy lift at Detroit docks

JJ Curran, a Detroit, MI-based crane rental and lifting service, was recently called upon to help with a massive lifting job at the city docks.

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United Crane & Rigging takes delivery of LRT 1100-2.1

United Crane & Rigging (UCR) recently took delivery of its first Liebherr LRT 1100-2.1 rough terrain crane. 

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Tadano Mantis adds GTC-500 to the GTC Series cranes

Tadano Mantis Corporation recently introduced the GTC-500 50-ton telescopic boom crawler crane. 

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Pioneer completes door to door transport

Pioneer Heavy Haul transported a 160-foot-long cold box from Ontario to North Carolina.

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Lifting beam system serves as project-specific solution

A cantilever lifting beam system offered an innovative solution to install a drive motor into a small window at a power plant.

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Calculating trailer capacity

Troy Geisler discusses how to calculate the actual true capacity before purchasing a new trailer.

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Take a look: AT showstoppers

North America is a critical market for all terrain cranes. ACT highlights a few of the ATs that will be on display at Bauma Munich 2019.

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Permitting prosperity requires a keen eye

To be successful in the permitting industry requires attention to detail and a face to the future. 

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Making tracks with GPS software

Jenny Shiner discusses how to introduce GPS tracking to gain acceptance and achieve better results.

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Steiner leads Bigfoot Construction with passion

Bigfoot Construction Equipment’s Jeff Steiner is carrying on a family legacy through American-made outrigger pads. 

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Ritchie Bros. sees success with world’s largest equipment auction

15,900 plus bidders from 88 countries participated in the massive six-day Orlando event February 18-23, 2019.

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Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association

Studies show regulations increase carrier costs

Findings support SC&RA’s push for harmonization. 

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SC&RA COMMENT: The route to safety

Understanding boom dollies and cranes as the industry evolves.

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SC&RA NEWS: Tips for hiring smart

Positioning your company to hire the right people.

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Lift & Move career exploration events set for 2019

Lift & Move USA, a career exploration and outreach event promoting crane, rigging, and transportation operations, announces dates and locations for four events in 2019.

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Monster cranes projects

Several of the world’s largest cranes are performing super heavy lifting throughout the U.S.

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NBIS Risk Management: Sweeping insights

Using telematics to monitor, understand and correct driver behavior.

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Berard's completes vessel journey

Berard found the quickest and most cost-effective plan for moving two huge vessels to a Louisiana refinery.

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Pioneer completes door to door transport

Pioneer Heavy Haul transported a 160-foot-long cold box from Ontario to North Carolina.

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Lifting beam system serves as project-specific solution

A cantilever lifting beam system offered an innovative solution to install a drive motor into a small window at a power plant.

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Calculating trailer capacity

Troy Geisler discusses how to calculate the actual true capacity before purchasing a new trailer.

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RTGs for Miami port

Six zero-emission Kalmar rubber-tired gantry cranes for South Florida Container Terminal

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Manitowoc posts positive results

Positive fourth quarter results are in for Manitowoc, contributing to increased full year revenue. 

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