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Hirschmann's new mobile controller
Among Hirschmann's several new products set to debut at ConExpo-Con/Agg 2008, the main focus will be the introduction of its Scalable Mobile Controller.
Tradition and loyalty
Friends and family are as much a part of the W.O. Grubb Crane Rental business as the customers are. It has always been about the people, ever since the Grubb patriarch started the business back in the 1960s.
Booming business
Dave Marcason of Superior Crane & Rigging in Norwood, NJ expects superior performance from his Altec boom trucks. Marcason and his son Brian serve a range of clients throughout the New York City/New Jersey area.
Elliott introducing new track-mounted crane and digger
In its 26-ton and 30-ton boom truck category, Elliott Equipment Company has developed a track-mounted crane and digger unit that can be seen at ConExpo Con/Agg 2008 in Las Vegas.
Picking up the pieces
Just days after one of the worst bridge collapses in US history, St. Paul, MN contractor Carl Bolander & Sons was dispatched to the site to handle demolition and dismantling of the wrecked bridge.
New Bridge construction begins
Flatiron Constructors, Inc./Manson Construction has been awarded the contract to design-build the new I-35 W replacement bridge in Minneapolis. The project is officially called the St. Anthony Falls Bridge Replacement Project.
West is not all wet, yet
As part of its second installment in a year-long overview, ACT calls on industry professionals to assess the business climate out west. John Wyatt reports
From the ground up
Power plant construction has become big business for Bigge Crane & Rigging. The company was contracted to carryout all lifting and heavy transport operations on the construction of a new generating unit at Cleco Power's Rodemacher Plant, which is located on a 6,000-acre site in Lena near Boyce, LA.
The countdown
For the 17th straight year, Southern Crane personnel and equipment were responsible for lifting and lowering Raleigh's famous 1,250-pound copper acorn, at the city's New Year's Eve celebration on January 1, 2008.
ACT Guide to Conexpo
ACT Guide to ConExpo
Northern exposure
The LNG plant in Hammerfest, Norway is the first natural gas liquefaction and export plant of its kind in Europe. Huge volumes of natural gas from the Snøhvit project in the Arctic's Barents Sea will flow through the $11.3 billion construction project.
Staying proactive
The annual State of American Business report, released by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in January, draws attention to economic threats to US competitiveness and unveils a comprehensive plan for long-term economic growth. Clearly, many of SC&RA's priorities parallel those of the US Chamber.
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