Tag: CCO

Digger Derrick Operator Certification Launched by NCCCO

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO), Fairfax, Va., announced today the availability of a new CCO certification program for digger derrick operators. Digger derricks are multi-purpose machines primarily designed to dig Read More

NCCCO Adopts Color Coded Cards for Operators

The US-based crane operator certification company, National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO), has announced that it will issue color-coded CCO cards for operators, riggers, signal persons, crane inspectors, practical examiners, and auditors. Read More

NCCCO Approves Calculator Use for Exams

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) has agreed that basic electronic calculators can now be permitted for use on certain CCO written exams. The US organisation decided on the change in Read More

New USA Certification Program, Launched

A national crane inspection programme has been launched in the USA to provide separate certifications for mobile, tower and overhead cranes. The CCO national inspector certification programme was jointly set up by the National Commission for Read More

November 21st, 2011 | Tags: , , , , ,

Walls Go Up at St. Anthony’s Hospital

     St. Anthony’s Hospital in St. Petersburg is currently undergoing major construction on the east side of its main building. Officials are adding a 100,000 square foot emergency center and patient care tower that is Read More

International Sign Association Offers Crane Operator Certification to Members

In response to the publication of the new OSHA 29 CFR 1926 Subpart CC standard requiring most crane operators involved with construction to be certified by November 10, 2014, the International Sign Association (ISA) is Read More

Windermere and Wires

Sims Crane & Equipment Company recently helped bring wireless service to thousands of Verizon customers in the Town of Windermere, located in the Orlando- Kissimmee area. A 184 foot tower located in a grass covered Read More

Compressor Racks Top the New Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market

Construction of the Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market in the Lithia Square Shopping center is currently underway. Sims Crane crew members were on-hand to help raise two compressor racks above the building in Valrico. Stanley “Bubba” Tillis, CCO Read More

AEM/OSHA Alliance Offers ‘Certified Operator’ Crane Decal

A new decal for cranes, reading, “Designated/Certified Operators Only,” has been developed by the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) and approved by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) The decal signifies that the machine should be Read More

NCCCO wins dispute

The US based crane operator certification company, the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) has won a lawsuit brought against it in the California Superior Court by California Crane School (CCS) and Read More