Tag: Lift Planning

Key Questions for an Impervious Lift Plan

5 Key Questions for Developing a Sound Lift Plan Original Post: Travelers.com Crane lifts can be one of the most dangerous tasks happening on the construction job site. In best practices, it can also be Read More

All Lifts Should Be Planned

That may be true, but just how much planning is necessary? It depends on the hazards associated with the lift. OSHA does not have requirements for the level of planning needed, so until recently the Read More

Thorough Lift Planning is Key to a Successful Lift

Lift planning is an integral part of the pre-construction process. It adds another layer of safety while lowering costs and increasing the productivity of field operations. Sufficient planning and supervision are necessary in preventing crane Read More

Responsibilities or Best Practices?

As many of you know, all footnotes of manufacturer’s load charts have a statement that reads the crane MUST be operated according to all Federal, State and Local standards, regulations and operators manual. They specifically Read More

January 4th, 2013 | Tags: , , , ,

ITI’s Webinar Attended From 22 Countries

Last week, Industrial Training International held its sixth episode of the ITI Showcase Webinar Series, and more than 240 registrants from 22 countries signed up for the event, which focused on Lift Planning Considerations. ITI Read More

Complimentary Lift Planning Webinar Coming

ITI Showcase Webinar Series “The ITI Showcase Webinar Series”. The series features ITI President/CEO Mike Parnell presenting hour-long webinars on subjects selected by registrants. Registrants receive access to the recorded webinar and presentation (PDF) document Read More

August 1st, 2012 | Tags: , , , , ,

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

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

Planning a successful lifting operation

When crane incidents occur, the cause can often be traced back to mistakes made in the planning of the lifting operation. Indeed, rather too frequently, the problem lies in the complete lack of any meaningful Read More