Category Archives: Rigging

8 More Mobile Crane Operators

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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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Rigging Training for Paper

It was a pleasure to provide several weeks of Overhead Crane Operator and Rigging Training to dedicated operators of mobile and overhead cranes. Learning about crane inspections, calculating loads, measuring sling tension, inspecting slings & rigging hardware were just a … Continue reading

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JLG Aerial Lift as a Crane

It is not often you get it on camera, but when you do it really does speak a 1000 words. Or more!!!! This was shared by a very competent mobile crane qualified operator that is also an experienced outdoor lighting … 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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Home made sling?

The question is does it look safe? According to the person who made it, they would say “YES”. My question to you is do you think it looks safe? Below are some pictures from recent sling inspection. There is one … 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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