Tag: Crane and Rigging

All New – Liebherr LTM 1500-8.1 – Sims Crane 2017

The Sims Crane team has spent weeks training on the mobilization and operation of the new Liebherr LTM 1500-8.1 at our headquarters in Tampa, Florida. The LTM 1500 is a 550 ton rate capacity all Read More


Don’t Miss these Informational ITI Webinars!

Industrial Training International is hosting two webinars this month that all of you in the crane, rigging and heavy equipment industry do not want to miss. First webinar (March 8, 1-3:30 PM EST) is a Read More


Initial Members of Canada’s First Crane Council Announced

MCM Events is delighted to name the first members of the Canadian Hoisting & Rigging Safety Council (CHRSC), which will be inaugurated at its Crane & Rigging Conference (CRC) Canada on Sept. 13-14 at the Read More


Free Webinar – Cranes, Rigging & Your Organization

Cranes, Rigging, and Your Organization with ITI President Mike Parnell. Once a month, ITI President/CEO Mike Parnell hosts a free web conference for you to learn and discuss matters important to your organization.  AGENDA – 5 Read More


RigIT iPhone App – Rigging App Adds ITI Training Page

RigIT, LLC, maker of the RigIT iPhone Application, has incorporated Industrial Training International in their app by creating a Training Page. The RigIT mobile app was developed to give instant access to all necessary rigging capacity chart Read More


ACRP Announces 2012 Workshop & General Assembly

ACRP has announced their annual 2012 Workshop and General Assembly. It will be held May 8-11, 2012 at the Cleveland Airport Marriott. Please view their ad below or visit their website at acrp.net for more information. The Read More


Modulift warns against fake parts

International lifting gear specialist Modulift Group, has issued a safety warning regarding the use of counterfeit spreader beam elements. The company issued a statement saying that it has recently been made aware that unauthorised copies Read More


Crane & Rigging Success From The ITI Team

The Journeyman Rigger Training course at ITI produces students from every industry imaginable.  Though they may all differ quite a bit in background, their foundational knowledge about rigging should include very similar things.  These 5 “Old Rigging Sayings” should Read More


7 Rules of Rigging

As chaotic as life seems at times one can find order if he or she takes a closer look at the situation. This is true for rigging activities as well. If you follow the following 7 Read More


Update Powerline Decals on Cranes

Some power line warning decals on older cranes may no longer be in compliance with the 2010 OSHA Cranes & Derricks regulation. According to a report given during SC&RA’s Safety Education and Training Committee meeting held last week, decals Read More


5 Sayings Every Journeyman Rigger Should Know by Heart

The Journeyman Rigger Training course at ITI produces students from every industry imaginable.  Though they may all differ quite a bit in background, their foundational knowledge about rigging should include very similar things.  These 5 “Old Rigging Sayings” should Read More


NCCCO Updates Rigger Exam Process

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) now allows candidates seeking Rigger certifications to take Rigger Level I and Rigger Level II written and practical exams at the same time. Previously, applicants for Rigger Read More


ICUEE 2011 will Feature Crane and Rigging Safety Demonstrations

The 2011 International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition (ICUEE), Louisville, Ky., will feature for the first time crane and rigging safety demonstrations from the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO), Fairfax, Va., and International Powered Access Federation (IPAF), Read More


New Website Developed for Cranes, Rigging, & Wire Rope Experts

Three experts in the crane and rigging industry have collaborated to build a website containing their contact information as well as growth potential for additional experts to be added later.  Ron Kohner, President of Landmark Read More


T-Mobile Taps Into Myakka City

     It’s early in the morning when CCO Stanley “Bubba” Tillis and Oiler Will Mercado drive up to an open field in Myakka City. They unload the trucks. The first truck holds three pieces needed Read More