Author Archives: CrewsCrane

About CrewsCrane

President/CEO of CCTI, Inc. providing Crane, Hoist, and material handling training. Inspections, service and parts for Mobile and overhead crane. General and Construction Industry for 10 & 30 hr OSHA courses, aerial/scissor lifts, and forklift. Inventory of Hoists, Slings and Below the Hook Devices.

Material Handling at its Best

Crane inspection for your company!!! Continue reading

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NC Aggregates

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Jib Crane on wooden block

Provided a Fall Protection class last week for a new customer. While standing in the classroom, I look down and what do I see? Someone bought a jib crane, put on a hoist and mounted it on pieces of wood. … Continue reading

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Wire rope inspection

Questions for anyone who have a hoist that uses wire rope. 1-How often are you required to inspect your wire rope? 2-What is the rejection criteria? 3-Do you inspect you own wire rope or hire a trained contractor? Below is … Continue reading

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Mobile Crane Boom Truck Operators

Congratulations to the employees who not only braved the rigorous 3 days of mobile crane training, but also had to endure the large tornado and storm. Thank you to these employees who keep our water and waste water in each … Continue reading

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Are you ready for Flagger Training???

Tomorrow is an exciting day for some individuals. All week long we have the opportunity to provide Work Place Flagger Training in Charleston, South Carolina. What is it we need to know as a Flagger? The primary function of traffic … Continue reading

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Powered Industrial Truck Training

What started out as meeting a new customer to perform their Periodic Overhead Crane Inspection to meet their OSHA requirements has turned into a great training opportunity. At a place called Landmark Coatings, Mark contacted us after sending his inspection … Continue reading

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FALL PROTECTION COMPETENT PERSON

Fall Protection Continue reading

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Rigging Level 1

What happens after the morning is spent in the classroom learning about: OSHA & ASME Standards, Rigging Hardware, Sling Identification, Weight Calculating formulas, Center of Gravity, Wire Rope, Knot Tying and many more topics covered pertaining to Rigging Level 1. … Continue reading

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Paper Towels, Toilet Paper and Cranes

You might ask what does PAPER TOWELS, TOILET PAPER and CRANES have in common???? When you work at Clearwater Paper in Shelby, North Carolina a lot is in common. They are your supplier of paper towels and toilet paper all … Continue reading

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