American Cranes & Transport - October 2018
27 September 2018
Included in this issue:
- AWRF PREVIEW
Associated Wire Rope Fabricators sends its fall conference down south to San Antonio, TX.
- SITE VISIT LINK-BELT
D.Ann Shiffler exclusively reveals Link-Belt’s latest all-terrain crane, the all new 175|AT.
D.Ann Shiffler catches up with Bill Hollowsky of Fleet Cost & Care about the latest innovations in fleet management software and implementation
- RIGGING REVIEW
Tom Golecki breaks down bridge load rating analysis and why it’s so important
- PROJECT FOCUS SELF-ERECTING TOWER CRANES
Self-erectors are a valuable machine on the rise in North America. Hannah Sundermeyer reports.
- PROJECT FOCUS BRIDGES
ACT rounds up four unique and challenging bridge projects.
- TECHNOLOGY REPORT SYNTHETIC ROPE
Synthetic rope, slings and rigging gear continue to evolve alongside innovative projects. Hannah Sundermeyer reports
- SITE REPORT LIFTING
A Maeda MC305 handles a roof-top take down on a Texas high-rise.
- SITE REPORT RIGGING
Hollie Wall reports on a reactor replacement that required sophisticated engineering and one of the world’s largest cranes.
Bill Smith discusses bridge strikes and how to prevent them.