Category Archives: Crane Training

Rigging for Talley Metals

Working in a metals plant involves many different styles of cranes, slings, rigging hardware and knowledge. Rigging a load to the overhead crane or mobile crane requires precise movements but also requires adequate knowledge of calculating the weight of the … Continue reading

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How to rig a Bush’s Bean?

It was a pleasure recently to work with one of the most recognized and great tasting Bean companies named Bush’s Best. Little about this company.┬áDid you know that when founder A.J. Bush started Bush Brothers & Company, he didn’t even … Continue reading

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Bucket Truck Graduates

Mobile Crane graduates Continue reading

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Sling & Rigging Hardware Inspection

When your the crane operator, rigger and inspector what are your responsibilities? Inspect your crane Inspect your sling Inspect your rigging hardware Calculate the load to rig These are just some of the things the North Carolina Port Authority participated … Continue reading

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#1 Mobile Crane Operator of the Week

As the week came to a conclusion in the little town of Shelby, North Carolina 5 more students became mobile crane operators. Congratulations on completing the carry deck fixed cab mobile crane qualification. This group of individuals were mixed with … Continue reading

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Mobile Crane Qualified Candidates

Once again, students determined to master the controls of a mobile crane. But not just any mobile crane. No a mobile crane with a bucket on the end of the boom. Even added weight on the boom tip could not … Continue reading

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CFO to CEO

One of my friends had this on his wall at work. No explanation necessary

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