Category Archives: Crane Inspection

Personal Platforms and Lifting Devices

When you use overhead and mobile cranes and want to make your lifing process simpler and safe, what do you use? This company in Chattanooga, Tennessee use all type of lifting devices. They care about their safety so they brought … Continue reading

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Carry Deck Mobile Crane Operator

What do you do when you need to lift something but your crane is too large to get in the space? Get a smaller crane but still have the lifting power you need. Last week was a great week sharing … Continue reading

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How do you rig the load?

I asked that question on Friday to 15 employees in Charlotte, NC. They responded with the #1 answer, THE SAFEST WAY POSSIBLE. What a great way to finish a busy week in Charlotte and Shelby, North Carolina. These guys build … Continue reading

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Boom Truck Inspection

What is it you need to do each year to your mobile crane? That’s right, inspection by a training qualified or certified mobile crane inspector. That was accomplished this week in a rock quarry. Some things were discovered to need … Continue reading

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NSC Charleston SouthEast Conference

The National Safety Council is coming to the Southeast! The new NSC Southeast Conference & Expo provides a new opportunity to expand your market reach to the Southeast where you will connect with motivated buyers. You’ll meet face to face … Continue reading

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Crane World of Morristown,Tennessee

What is a normal day in the life of a crane technician, welder, manufacturer and company that produces Overhead Cranes and Hoists? Just a few pictures of the hard working technicians and welders getting the 72 foot long double girder … Continue reading

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Personal Platform Inspection

When you have a mobile crane and want to lift someone up in the air, what is involved? Personal platform that has been inspected and load tested, mobile crane inspection, correct rigging and trained individuals. Where can you find an … Continue reading

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Crane Inspection deficiencies

Performing a crane inspection and found a few things wrong with the crane. Pendant missing labels and the hook missing the hook latch. Do you need your overhead and mobile crane inspected? Contact us for your inspection. Joe Crews 336 … Continue reading

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Periodic Crane Inspection & Maintenance Training

What a great week to be in Welcome, North Carolina. Spent the 5 days working with 8 wonderful exciting employees of Adaptec Solutions. The flew in from Rochester, New York and Texas and even drove from Ft. Mill, South Carolina. … Continue reading

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Overhead Crane Inspection

Yesterday was an interesting day in the world of Overhead Cranes. I was contracted by a company to provide an Overhead Crane Operator training session in the morning. Once again I had to provide this entire class in a mask. … Continue reading

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