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IPAF, NCCCO promote power line safety, demonstrate proper technique

IPAF, NCCCO promote power line safety, demonstrate...

Posted by Amy Materson on Mar 18, 2014

The International Powered Access Federation and National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators again teamed up at ConExpo-Con/Agg, this ...

Upcoming webinar to discuss controversial new OSHA crane rules

Upcoming webinar to discuss controversial new OSHA...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Apr 11, 2013

Confused about the new OSHA regulation for crane use? You’re not alone. But by early 2014 anybody who operates or ...

Contractors, manufacturers, AEM question new OSHA crane operator certification requirements

Contractors, manufacturers, AEM question new OSHA crane...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 10, 2013

During meetings that ran April 2-3, contractors, industry organizations representatives of several crane manufacturers and more voiced their opinion to ...

Shipbuilding crane is a massive Lego accomplishment

Shipbuilding crane is a massive Lego accomplishment

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 29, 2012

This incredible model of a gantry crane was built entirely of Legos by Pierre E. Fieschi. He posted the finished ...

233-foot, 4,600-ton Big Blue is largest crane in Western Hemisphere

233-foot, 4,600-ton Big Blue is largest crane in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 27, 2012

Tech blog Gizmodo put together this really interesting video and a great feature story on Big Blue, the 233-foot, 4,600-ton ...

SC&RA hosts Financial, Insurance & Risk...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 15, 2012

The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA) will hold its 2012 Financial, Insurance & Risk Management Forum at the Villas ...

Manitowoc Boom Raise System lifts longer Wind Attachment boom lengths

Manitowoc Boom Raise System lifts longer Wind...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 13, 2012

  To eliminate the need for an investment in either a larger capacity crane or a second support crane to lift ...

CCO launches crane inspector certification

CCO launches crane inspector certification

Posted by Lauren Heartsill Dowdle on Nov 01, 2011

A new CCO national crane inspector certification program, developed by the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) ...

Maslizek named VP of North American crawler, mobile...

Posted by Katie Wood on Aug 26, 2011

Manitowoc Cranes named Joe Maslizek as the new vice president of sales for Manitowoc crawler cranes and Grove mobile hydraulic ...

Terex AWP, Manitou enter into supply agreement

Posted by on Apr 23, 2010

Terex Aerial Work Platforms (AWP) and Manitou signed a reciprocal supply and marketing agreement charging each company to manufacture aerial work ...

Manitowoc launches six-axle all-terrain crain

Manitowoc launches six-axle all-terrain crain

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 23, 2010

Manitowoc has launched the GMK6400 at Bauma 2010, and the company is touting it as the world’s most powerful six-axle all-terrain ...

Potain showcases topless crane line at Bauma

Potain showcases topless crane line at Bauma

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 22, 2010

The MDT 368 from Manitowoc’s Potain brand will be featured at this year’s bauma exhibition. The crane, launched last year, ...

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