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Grove Crane Brings Mobility and Smooth Operation to Challenging Airport Lift

Date: 06-09-2017 / Author: fmotz

La Grange Crane used a Grove GMK5275 all-terrain crane to build an underground water detention system in Rosemont, Illinois, near O’Hare International Airport. The 275 USt crane lifted a series of 9 USt precast segments to construct the system, which will keep stormwater runoff under control for a planned commercial development. 

Hiab introduces the HIAB X-HIPRO 232 at 2017 ICUEE

Date: 06-09-2017 / Author: fmotz

Just as the classic Swiss Army knife is synonymous with quality, ingenuity and above all, versatility, the HIAB X-HIPRO 232 is the solution for customers who wish to boost their business’s productivity with a versatile crane. 

Hiab continues its leadership in articulated cranes with cutting- edge technology aimed to make deliveries faster, safer, more reliable and easier than ever before.  The HIAB X-HIPRO 232 showcases these innovations recently introduced by Hiab:

OSHA Issues Proposed Rule to Extend Compliance Deadline for Crane Operator Certification Requirements | Construction News

Date: 30-08-2017 / Author: fmotz

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) today issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to extend the employer's responsibility to ensure crane operator competency and enforcement for crane operator certification to Nov. 10, 2018.

OSHA issued a final rule in September 2014, extending the deadline by three years for crane operator certification requirements in the Cranes and Derricks in Construction standard. The final rule also extended by three years the employer's responsibility to ensure that crane operators are competent to operate a crane safely.

The New JF 545 -Evolution of the Species | Construction News

Date: 22-08-2017 / Author: fmotz
JF545
JF545
JF545
JF545

The latest arrival in the Jekko household, which revolutionizes traditional lifting systems by placing on tracks what has always been mounted on trucks: the articulated crane.
 

Tadano adds Flaherty Equipment Repair Corporation as New Dealer | Construction News

Date: 26-07-2017 / Author: fmotz
Flaherty Dealer

Tadano America has appointed Massachusetts based Flaherty Equipment as a distributor for Tadano crane products. Flaherty Equipment will be responsible for the sales, marketing and customer service for Tadano’s line of rough terrain and all-terrain cranes.

"​Flaherty Equipment is based on service.  We realize the importance of limited down time,” states Jeanne Flaherty. “Tadano products provide our customers with the quality and dependability they need to stay up and running,” ​  

Genie Expands its Product Support Field Service Team in North America | Construction News

Date: 26-07-2017 / Author: fmotz
Genie Field Service

Focusing on its commitment to provide excellent customer support and service, Genie has hired four new field service representatives in North America to represent the company — Victoria Bergsma, William Halfhill, Cory Baiz and Bart Fongers. Twenty-six Genie® product support field technicians are now strategically located throughout the United States and Canada, providing assistance to our customers.

70 Years of Quality in Control | Construction News

Date: 26-07-2017 / Author: fmotz
HBC-radiomatic’s 2017 product portfolio.
The HBC team in 1950

Founded in 1947, HBC-radiomatic, a worldwide technology leader in the field of radio remote controls for the crane industry and other major markets, marked 70 years of business in July with two days of celebrations in its hometown of Crailsheim, Germany.

ALL Family of Companies Named Authorized Dealer for Kobelco Cranes | Construction News

Date: 25-07-2017 / Author: fmotz
Kobelco Crane

Effective immediately, the ALL Family of Companies has been named an authorized dealer for Kobelco Construction Machinery USA for the exclusive territory of Ohio, West Virginia, and Western Pennsylvania, including Pittsburgh. The ALL Family will provide equipment and parts sales and equipment service for Kobelco’s complete CK series of 5 hydraulic lattice-boom crawler cranes, ranging from 85 USt to 275 USt capacities. 

Empire Crane Company Promotes Karl Pitre to NJ Branch Manager | Construction News

Date: 18-07-2017 / Author: fmotz
Karl Pitre

Empire Crane Company is proud to announce the promotion of Karl Pitre to the Branch Manager of our Bridgewater, New Jersey location. Karl will oversee the service center and part sales as well as continuing to support our sales team on the road.  

Karl has worked at Empire Crane Company since 2012. When the Bridgewater, NJ branch was opened, Karl was appointed to the service manager position as he had shown great potential and initiative to help build up the branch to serve our New Jersey and New York City customer base.  

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