Tag Archives: Overhead Crane

Below the Hook Device and Slings

What do you do when you need to lift something heavier than human beings? Use a forklift maybe? How about a Hoist with a motorized trolley? What about a below the hook lifting device? What about some slings? Solution for … 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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Carlton Group Safety Solutions Inaugural Training

Congratulations to Carlton Group, Carlton Scale, ES, Inc. for attending the very 1st Training session held in our newest Charlotte, NC training facility. What a great week to spend with 6 Carlton Group employees learning about Overhead Crane and Hoist … 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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Blades for the Energy Conservation

Completed an awesome training experience recently in Matamoros, officially known as Heroica Matamoros Mexico. Crews Crane Training International, Inc. provided overhead crane and rigging training to many of the employees who help build the large 81 meter wind blades. TPI Composites … Continue reading

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Material Handling at its Best

Crane inspection for your company!!! Continue reading

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National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators announcing changes.

NCCCO announcing changes Continue reading

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Load Testing for Overhead Crane

Prior to operating an overhead crane or a spreader bar OSHA requires a Load Test to be performed. 29 CFR 1910.179 K states it will be at 125% of the rated capacity. Thanks to all involved in loading and unloading … Continue reading

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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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