Articles by Sarah Ann McCay

Crane Service gets Socorro rodeo underway
Published on: 03 July, 2014
Operated crane rental firm Crane Service hoists and erects steel frame of Socorro’s new rodeo arena
New Mobile Cranes handbook is launched
Published on: 22 April, 2014
Crane Institute of America has launched the 10th edition of its Mobile Cranes handbook by James Headley, providing a study guide for mobile crane operators who are preparing to take accredited certification exams.
Panhandle Steel adds new Tadano to fleet
Published on: 17 April, 2014
Texas-based Panhandle Steel Erectors, Inc. has added a Tadano 160-ton (145-tonne) ATF 130G-5 to its fleet.
Pennsylvania opening for Alps Wire Rope
Published on: 17 April, 2014
Alps Wire Rope Corporation is now open for business at its new warehouse located in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
LSI promotes OEM sales manager
Published on: 13 April, 2014
Load Systems International Inc. (LSI) has promoted Tom Zanone to OEM sales manager.
Empire Crane adds latest Shuttlelift to inventory
Published on: 03 April, 2014
U.S.-based Empire Crane has purchased a new Shuttlelift CD5520 industrial crane, following its market debut at ConExpo in Las Vegas last month.
Construction Angels take flight in Tampa
Published on: 03 April, 2014
Florida-based Sims Crane & Equipment Co. has formed the Tampa Bay Chapter of Construction Angels, a not-for-profit organization that helps with financial support for families of construction-industry employees killed on the job.
Bishop Lifting acquires Delta Rigging
Published on: 03 April, 2014
SBP Holdings, through its wholly owned subsidiary Bishop Lifting Products, has completed the acquisition of Delta Rigging & Tools headquartered in Houston, Texas.
Van Beest appoints Lift-It
Published on: 03 April, 2014
California-based Lift-It Manufacturing Company has been appointed as distributor for Netherlands-based wire rope and chain fittings supplier Van Beest
Maxim Crane invests in RT fleet
Published on: 03 April, 2014
U.S. crane rental company Maxim Crane Works has added more than 30 new rough terrain cranes to its fleet so far this year as part of a multi-million dollar fleet expansion plan.
AmQuip places big Terex order
Published on: 03 April, 2014
US-based crane rental firm AmQuip Corporation ordered 24 rough terrain RT 555-1 cranes and one Superlift 3800 from Terex during ConExpo.
H&E appoints new SVP of sales
Published on: 05 March, 2014
H&E Equipment Services has named Rob Hepler as its new senior vice president of sales. In his new role Mr. Hepler will oversee planning and strategy, along with talent and sales development, to assist H&E’s ongoing rental growth objectives.
Manitex expands Western sales team
Published on: 05 March, 2014
Manitex Inc. has appointed Mr. Kent Feldman as Western regional manager for Manitex Inc. Cranes.
Garcia Trucking moves LPG tanks in Puerto Rico
Published on: 03 March, 2014
Garcia Trucking Service (GTS) recently carried out the transportation of 31 LPG above-ground 90,000 WG storage tanks from the San Juan port to Puma Energy Caribe’s newest storage facilities in Bayamon, Puerto Rico.
Brian Barrett joins Manitex
Published on: 03 March, 2014
Manitex Inc. has appointed Mr. Brian Barrett as South Central regional manager for Manitex Inc. Cranes.
Northwest Crane puts new Liebherr to work
Published on: 02 March, 2014
Northwest Crane Service has been putting its latest fleet addition – a 750-tonne telescopic Liebherr crane – to work with the new unit completing its first projects since delivery at the end of 2013.
ITI to launch rigging training course
Published on: 02 March, 2014
Industrial Training International (ITI), which specializes in crane, rigging and lifting educational courses, is launching a new course aimed at providing foundation-level knowledge in rigging engineering.
Link-Belt names top five dealers
Published on: 05 February, 2014
US crane manufacturer Link-Belt has announced its top five dealers for 2013
Kobelco promotes new Eastern sales rep
Published on: 05 February, 2014
Kobelco Cranes North America, Inc. has promoted Blake Nommensen to Eastern regional sales representative
CIC adds friction crane designation
Published on: 30 January, 2014
Crane Institute Certification (CIC) has added a specific designation for friction crane operators to its training certification cards
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