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InterMoor UK Operations Achieves Seven-Year Safety Milestone
Tuesday, 16 Sep, 2014 – 8:19 | No Comment
InterMoor UK Operations Achieves Seven-Year Safety Milestone

InterMoor UK Operations, part of Acteon’s foundations and moorings business, has completed seven years and more than 2,300 projects without a single lost-time incident (LTI).

Floating forward
Friday, 12 Sep, 2014 – 9:53 | No Comment
Floating forward

The use of floating cranes, automation technology and heavy lift cranes that can turn any port into a heavy lift port are having a major impact on the way that dockside lifting is being carried out.

All terrains ready for the world
Thursday, 11 Sep, 2014 – 8:37 | No Comment
All terrains ready for the world

Different requirements around the world are influencing the design of all terrain cranes.

Registration Now Open, Crane Operator & Rigger Skills Events
Wednesday, 10 Sep, 2014 – 10:52 | No Comment
Registration Now Open, Crane Operator & Rigger Skills Events

Crane Institute Certification (CIC) announces the hosts for nine Regional Crane Operator & Rigger Skills Competitions to take across the United States, beginning Oct. 11, 2014.

Manitowoc Employees Raise $10,000 for ALS
Monday, 8 Sep, 2014 – 8:22 | No Comment
Manitowoc Employees Raise $10,000 for ALS

Manitowoc Company employees from across the nation participated in the Ice Bucket Challenge, raising $10,000 for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), often referred to as “Lou Gehrig’s Disease.”

Regional Crane Operator and Rigger Skills Competitions
Monday, 8 Sep, 2014 – 7:54 | No Comment
Regional Crane Operator and Rigger Skills Competitions

Sponsored by Utility line construction: Crane Institute Certification (CIC) announces the hosts for nine Regional Crane Operator & Rigger Skills Competitions to take place across the United States, beginning Oct. 11, 2014.

Crane rolls on mountain road
Tuesday, 26 Aug, 2014 – 8:16 | No Comment
Crane rolls on mountain road

An All Terrain crane rolled over onto a verge yesterday near Saint-Pons-de-Thomières in Southern France to the north west of Beziers.

Fatal fall from crane
Tuesday, 26 Aug, 2014 – 7:38 | No Comment
Fatal fall from crane

An 18 year old student fell to his death from a tower crane at Penn State University in Pennsylvania on Saturday night.

10 Crane Super Lift Ballet
Thursday, 21 Aug, 2014 – 8:11 | No Comment
10 Crane Super Lift Ballet

This single 703,000 lb (351 Tons) lift of structural steel using Twin-Path® Extra Slings with CornerMax® Pads and Shackle Pin Pads for protection, established a new record.

AEM and OSHA Meet to Discuss Heavy Equipment Safety
Thursday, 21 Aug, 2014 – 7:54 | No Comment
AEM and OSHA Meet to Discuss Heavy Equipment Safety

AEM’s Technical and Safety Services staff met with top officials of the Directorate of Construction (DOC) of OSHA this month to discuss opportunities to improve the health and safety of those working with and around heavy equipment in agriculture, construction, forestry, and utility.