Lifting Gear Hire to Sponsor 2016 Lift and Move USA | Construction News

Lifting Gear Hire, Bridgeview, Ill., has become a “Gold” level sponsor of the second annual Lift & Move USA.

The SC&RA-organized event promises to enable participants the ability to network with working industry professionals, hear from young people working in the industry, and explore career possibilities in the crane, rigging, and specialized industry. In order to become a “Gold” sponsor, a company must donate $5,000 or more.

The event is open to students (17-24), teachers, parents, former military personnel, SC&RA members, and more and is designed for those interested in the professions of crane operator, rigger, electrical engineer, field engineer, truck driver, mechanic, welder, lift planner, IT specialist, computer-aided design engineer, sales representative, branch manager, or project manager.

All participants will get the chance to operate a real crane and truck simulator, learn about oversize/overweight transportation, and be educated on the proper use of hydraulic gantries and rigging equipment.

Hosted by TNT, Crane & Rigging in South Loop West, Houston, Texas, Lift & Move USA will be held on February 10, 2016. Visit www.liftandmoveusa.com and register today. All students, parents, HS teachers, and military veterans receive FREE registration.