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The world’s strongest man is only as strong as the ground he is standing on. Standing on a solid surface he can lift the world; stand on a sandy beach the amount he can lift is significantly less. A crane’s outrigger set up is no different and when done properly you will maximize the crane’s lifting capacity.Read more
With the perpetual noise and activities usually associated with a construction site, it is critical that your crane operator(s) and your ground crew have a clear way of communicating to accomplish the task at hand in a safe, clear, and concise manner. The only way to ensure this is being accomplished is with a Qualified SignalpersonRead more
Operating large pieces of machinery - like cranes - requires a lot of practice and training. This is why the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) requires that operators pass a crane operation certification test.Read more