200 ton Crane removes cell tower. Calgary, Alberta

One of the hazards of doing Crane work in Calgary or anyplace in southern Alberta is dealing with storms. While using our 200 ton crane to remove an old cell tower a huge storm started to roll in.  Following safety protocol we ended up having to lower the crane boom for the duration of the storm and continued with the lift…

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8 Point Tandem Crane Lift. Calgary, Alberta

A good example of a multipoint crane lift:This job in Calgary, Alberta (Rockeyview county) involved using a crane to lift a large cooler onto the roof of the warehouse.  An 8 point 6 spreader bar system was used due to the length of the cooler. We used our 100 ton Grove all terrain crane and the Demag AC160-2 crane for this job.

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“Flat Sticking” with a 90 Ton Grove Crane. Calgary, Alberta

Flat-Sticking is crane term where you need to place an item in a location with a crane but have limited vertical space, so your crane boom angle needs to stay low. Here we are using our  90 Ton Grove crane to place a flat deck in a new apartment build in downtown Calgary, Alberta.  The crane boom angle never went above…

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