American Cranes & Transport - November 2015
13 - LIFT & MOVE USA: PREVIEW
Lift & Move USA to hold its second event in Houston hosted by TNT Crane & Rigging.
14 - ICUEE: REVIEW
D.Ann Shiffler reports about the scene and record-breaking attendance of ICUEE in Louisville, KY.
19 - SITE VISIT: LINK-BELT
Link-Belt rolled out three new cranes at their CraneFest 2015 event in Lexington, KY. D.Ann Shiffler reports.
27 - INTERVIEW
Koichi Tadano leads the crane company that his family built with vision and heart. D.Ann Shiffler reports.
31 - RIGGING REVIEW
Tim Hillegonds talks to John Groce about how to characterize bends, curves and in wire rope.
33 - REGIONAL REPORT: MEXICO
Hal Lundgren reports that lower oil prices have negatively impacted Mexico’s crane sector.
38 - PRODUCT FOCUS: TELESCOPIC CRAWLERS
The telescopic crawler crane market is loaded with new players, new cranes and new, innovative techniques. John Skelly reports.
44 - INDUSTRY FOCUS: RISK MANAGEMENT
Morrow Equipment’s Peter Juhren discusses managing risk amid new technologies and a litigious society.
48 - SITE REPORT: LIFTING
Maxim’s Manitowoc 31000 crawler provides clutch lifting at the $1.4 billion Mercedes Benz USA stadium jobsite in Atlanta.
50 - SITE REPORT: RIGGING
The ‘Big Blue’ Goliath Gantry handled the ceremonial lifting of the keel of the U.S. Navy’s newest nuclear powered aircraft carrier, the John F. Kennedy