ACT Legendary Series

Acquisitions from Q1 worth revisiting
Published on: 13 May, 2024
ACT highlights several transactions thus far in 2024.
MILESTONES: Sims Crane celebrates 65 years
Published on: 13 March, 2024
In honor of their anniversary, the Sims Crane family of companies pulled out all the stops.
Tradelossa celebrates 50 years
Published on: 08 January, 2024
Started by Don Aurelio de los Santos Murillo in November 1973, Tradelossa is one of Mexico’s most renowned specialists in specialized transportation and rigging.
Detailing historical monument moving
Published on: 03 October, 2023
Statue and monument moving requires highly sensitive rigging and an extreme attention to detail.
Moving famous airplanes throughout U.S. history
Published on: 30 August, 2023
The transpot of famed aircraft has been a legendary effort by the specialized transportation sector.
Lifting a treasured World War II memorial
Published on: 09 August, 2023
The Marine Corps War Memorial is a legendary artifact inspired by six marines raising a U.S. flag during the Battle of Iwo Jima.
Scott-Macon Equipment celebrates 50 years
Published on: 06 July, 2023
Scott-Macon Equipment (SME) has been built on a foundation of service excellence.
How can you order a copy of LEGENDARY?
Published on: 10 May, 2023
Commemorating the 75th anniversary of the SC&RA, the coffee table book is now available. 
The amendment of Cranes and Derricks in Construction Standard
Published on: 06 April, 2023
The Crane & Derricks in Construction Standard was an advocacy effort that required patience and a resolve to get it right. 
What is the origin of SC&RA’s insurance program?
Published on: 31 March, 2023
Launched in 1994, the initiative offers crane, rigging and transport companies cost savings and other benefits.
What is the status of the UPT2021 initiative?
Published on: 14 February, 2023
Since its founding in 1947, SC&RA has been working on permitting unity and transport regulation harmony among states.
Looking back at ConExpo through the years
Published on: 09 January, 2023
ConExpo is an epic industry event.
A history of boom dollies in the United States
Published on: 28 November, 2022
The ubiquitous boom dolly is a legendary solution for moving cranes over the road.
Looking back at the iconic Bauma trade show
Published on: 29 September, 2022
After a delay and other challenges associated with the Covid-19 pandemic, Bauma 2022 will happen this month in Munich!
The Liebherr Group: A German success story
Published on: 07 September, 2022
Liebherr the company and Liebherr the family, as well as the company’s presence at Bauma, are legendary in the world of cranes, construction equipment, aerospace technologies and even hotels.
A history of Dobson Industrial
Published on: 11 July, 2022
Celebrating three generations of family leadership, Dobson Industrial commemorates its 75th anniversary.
The evolution of Maxim Crane Works
Published on: 21 June, 2022
Maxim represents an amalgamation of many legendary crane companies.
A history of the Job of the Year competition
Published on: 25 May, 2022
The SC&RA Job of the Year contest is a monumental tradition that has been going strong for 57 years.
Eddie Williams, a man of service and industry icon
Published on: 04 January, 2022
Doug Williams reflects on his mentor in the steel erection, crane and rigging industry, who is also his father.
The legacy of industry icons Jim and Ginger White
Published on: 07 December, 2021
Among the most revered couples in the trade, Jim and Ginger White are well known and highly admired.
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