October 2014

Skyjack Boom Lift Used to Collect Tree Seeds

Date: 28-10-2014 / Author: kparrish
skyjack boom lift

Skyjack is helping The Arboretum, University of Guelph to preserve rare trees. Skyjack recently loaned a SJ63 AJ articulating boom lift to assist The Arboretum to collect difficult-to-access seeds from the Rare Woody Plants of Ontario seed orchards, including seeds from Cucumber Trees, Big Shellbark Hickory, Chinquapin Oak, Kentucky Coffee Tree, Tulip Tree, and the Sycamore.

Superior Scaffold Takes Painting Crews Above the Boardwalk

Date: 28-10-2014 / Author: kparrish

Bally’s Casino and Hotel in Atlantic City turned to Superior Scaffold to get painting crews up to the high end of one of their buildings on the boardwalk. Crews needed to reach the top of the building above the world famous Harry’s Oyster Bar and Sea Food restaurant to finish painting and refinishing.

DH Glabe & Associates Engineers Access Solution for Damaged Bridge

Date: 28-10-2014 / Author: kparrish

The John E. Mathews Bridge in Jacksonsville, Fla., spans the St. Johns River and supports an active transportation thoroughfare. When a cargo vessel clipped the undercarriage of the bridge in Sept. 2013, it severed a major cord supporting the superstructure. The Florida Department of Transportation stepped into high gear as they pulled in the construction and engineering teams needed to safely and quickly repair the bridge.