Tag: Crane Rental

Sales of Rough-Terrain Cranes Increase in 2018

The rough-terrain (RT) crane market will see nearly a 4% increase in sales by the end of this year, according to a post at oilandgas360.com. Over 4,700 units are expected to be sold, including revenue Read More

December 10th, 2018 | Tags: ,

Sims Crane Add Two to Mulberry Team

LAKELAND, FL — Sims Crane & Equipment Co., based in Tampa, announces the following new hires at its Mulberry Branch. George Carr has been named Sales Representative at Mulberry. Carr was formerly with Linder Industrial Read More


Pay Attention to These Five Details When Renting a Crane

The concept of risk transfer is far from new. In fact, we’ve been doing it our whole lives and probably just never thought about it. Remember the waiver you signed before you went skydiving? That Read More


United and RSC Shareholders Approve Merger

Shareholders in United Rentals have voted overwhelmingly in favor of the proposed merger with RSC. The company says that votes representing 83 percent of the outstanding shares approved the agreement and plan of merger at Read More


Trimble and Manitowoc to Collaborate

Trimble and Manitowoc Cranes have announced a collaboration agreement for the development of telematics solutions.The two companies say that they intend to develop solutions that will transform the way in which crane operations and information Read More


RBC Crane Survey Delivers Good News for the Industry

This quarter, RBC Capital Markets, LLC received 85 responses from North American and international operators. Across both domestic and international markets, crane fleet utilization was up. Nearly half of the recipients indicated June quarter fleet Read More

August 1st, 2011 | Tags: , ,

Setting The Stage For U2

Stampede Crane & Rigging assembled U2′s massive stage in Commonwealth Stadium located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, as reviewed by this article in the Edmonton Journal, written by Shaughn Butts: Whatever words you use to describe U2’s Read More


Sims Crane at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Tampa

    Bubba Tillis, CCO operates the Grove GMK5240 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Tampa, FL     “Using Sims Crane means having less to worry about,” says Michael Foley, President of Royal Aire Mechanical. His company Read More


Cross is ‘crowning glory’ of Dover church’s expansion

DOVER – First Baptist Church of Dover has crowned the largest expansion in its history with a towering steeple topped with a gold-colored cross. The top of the cross is 130 feet above the ground Read More


World’s largest offshore mast crane installed

Installing the mast was a four day project Huisman has installed the world’s largest offshore mast crane onboard the heavy lift ship Seven Borealis, says the company. The Netherlands-based lifting, drilling and subsea specialist said Read More


Video from the Florida Air Museum

We just got this in from our friends at the Florida Air Museum.  Enjoy!


Cool Video

I came across this pretty cool video of the making of the new Lexus commercial called “the chain”, where they use a mobile crane to lift five of their vehicles with the first one supporting Read More


Sims Crane Safety Rodeo – Tampa Qualifier Results

Saturday, February 5th marked the date for the Tampa & Mulberry branches to compete for a spot in the Finals for the 2011 Sims Crane Safety Rodeo to be held next Saturday, February 12, 2011 in Tampa, Read More


Sims Crane Safety Rodeo – Orlando Qualifier Results

Orlando, FL – January 29, 2011 – Over 50 people showed up for the Orlando qualifying round of the Sims Crane Safety Rodeo to participate and spectate, and some just came to chow down on Read More


Circus Sarasota Kicks Off New Season with Sims Crane

Sarasota, FL – January 17, 2011 – Circus Sarasota prepared for a stunt to set a word record wheel of destiny height atop the One Watergate building in downtown Sarasota, FL.  The 19 story building Read More