Tag Archives: Cranes

Cranes – Integral Part of the Construction Industry

Cranes are extremely valuable assets in the construction industry as they simplify working with construction materials and heavy equipments. A crane is basically a lifting machine, which works with the help of cables and pulleys. Cranes have drastically made things easy for workers on the construction site since without these machines, lifting, unloading and loading […]

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Operation of Cranes –Precautions and Safety Measures to be Taken

Heavy equipment like cranes must be handled with utmost care and caution. Cranes are commonly used in places like mines, oil rigs and construction sites. Careless operation of such equipment may lead to fatal injuries or even death. A major cause of these accidents is not ensuring the proper use of “Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)”. […]

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Kenneth Bowyer of ALL Crane Florida Wins Annual Crane Rodeo Competition

The ALL Family of Companies is proud to announce that Kenneth Bowyer, a crane operator from ALL Crane Rental of Florida, LLC, won the 2013 Regional Crane Rodeo competition, held in Orlando, Florida, on November 9. The rodeo, hosted by The Crane Institute of America and The Florida Crane Owner’s Council, is now in its […]

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ALL Erection & Crane Rental of Pennsylvania, LLC uses Grove TMS9000 to lift Giant Rubber Duck in Pittsburgh

ALL Erection & Crane Rental of Pennsylvania, LLC was on the spot on the Allegheny River in Pittsburgh, Pa., for the first U.S. visit of artist Florentijn Hofman’s globe-hopping giant rubber duck. The duck, which is custom built under Hofman’s supervision for each city it visits, required the assistance of a Grove TMS9000 hydraulic lift […]

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For 21 New Liebherr Cranes in Fleet, the ALL Family of Companies Will Provide a Full Year of Manufacturer Training

The ALL Erection & Crane Rental Corp. Family of Companies is committed to having the best-trained operators and technicians, and they ensure it by providing a technical training program that surpasses industry requirements. It includes ongoing, skill-enhancing classes—including manufacturer-led training—for employees at all of its 34 branches in North America. Such is the case with […]

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SANY America Introduces New Equipment Models to Customers and Dealers at Open House Event

SANY America recently hosted customers and dealers at its first 2013 open house event at the company’s North American headquarters in Peachtree City. On display were the first SANY SCC8150 crawler crane and the first SRC885 rough-terrain crane to arrive at SANY America’s headquarters, as well as other recently introduced SANY cranes and excavators. Prospects […]

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New SANY SRC885 Rough-Terrain Crane Fills a Gap in the Market with Power and Stability

With a rated lifting capacity of 85 U.S. tons, the new SANY SRC885 rough-terrain crane expands the SANY America product line to fill a gap in the market and meet the growing demand for higher capacity cranes. Like other SANY rough-terrain cranes, the new SRC885 delivers lifting power, pick-and-carry capability and operating stability on virtually […]

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Narrow Track Crane Delivers for Buckner

Terex® CC 2800-1 NT is the right fit for two Hawaiian wind farm projects More than 2,000 mi (3,218 km) from the continental U.S., residents of the Hawaiian Islands have learned the benefits of being self-sustaining. If a good or service cannot be produced locally, then it has to be shipped in. There is much […]

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Giuffre Brothers Cranes: A Half-Century of Innovation and Service

In 1963, Frank Giuffre and his younger brother Dominic started a small trucking company in Milwaukee, Wisconsin with just one dump truck and a lot of grit, determination and originality. Fifty years later, Giuffre Brothers Cranes, Inc. (www.giuffre.com) is the country’s largest supplier of boom trucks for the construction and roofing industry, and its sister […]

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Two Terex® CC2800-1 Crawler Cranes Make Short Work of Hawkeye Wind Farm

As the United States marches toward energy independence, 2012 was a banner year for wind energy projects. According to the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), wind energy projects throughout the country posted their strongest year in 2012, bringing online a record 13,124 MW of power in 26 states and Puerto Rico. In the fourth quarter […]

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Giuffre Cranes Take the Track at the Greatest Spectacle in Racing

Memorial Day weekend, as over 400,000 spectators and millions of viewers hear those famous words “gentleman start your engines,” alongside the brickyard at the Indianapolis 500 racetrack will be the familiar Giuffre Brothers Cranes’ colors, as the “official recovery vehicle” prepares to make the afternoon go smoothly and safely for America’s elite race car drivers. […]

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ALL Erection & Crane Rental Corp. Fleet Zooms in Size With Purchase of 66 New Link-Belt Cranes

Major Acquisition Includes Rough Terrain, Crawler, and Truck Cranes ALL Erection & Crane Rental Corp. has added a total of 66 new Link-Belt cranes to its national fleet. The package deal includes 14 truck cranes, 32 rough terrain cranes, and 20 crawler cranes. Of the package and, in particular, the size of the deal, Michael […]

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