Tag: Tampa

ECI Celebrates 10 Years with Total Branding Transformation

Environmental Construction Incorporated, a leading provider of demolition and abatement services for the construction industry within the Southeastern United States, is celebrating its ten year anniversary  by undergoing a total branding transformation.   Unveiled in Read More

Sims Crane Rodeo Finals Winner 2012 – Ed Cook

After two months of competition throughout the state of Florida, Ed Cook was named Top Gun in the 2012 Sims Crane Rodeo. Ed won top honors in Vero Beach for his qualifying run, and then Read More

Crane Rodeo Finals Coming to Tampa on May 19th

The 2012 Crane Rodeo Qualifying rounds are now complete, and we have all of our winners ready to head to the Finals in Tampa on Saturday, May 19th. First up was Orlando, with Luke Denman Read More

USF Unveils Newly Renovated Sun Dome

The USF Sun Dome in Tampa underwent a $35 million overhaul to give the aging facility 30 more years of life. According to the St. Petersburg Times, it took 126 miles of electric wire, 25 Read More

AT&T Brings 4G LTE To Westshore

Recently, AT&T continued to increase it’s fast growing 4G LTE network in Tampa.  As of October of 2011, AT&T has more than 1,730 AT&T Wi-Fi Hot Spots in Florida. This time, the tower was placed Read More

Bullish Months Ahead for USF Sun Dome

    The USF Sun Dome in Tampa is undergoing a $35 million overhaul to give the aging facility 30 more years of life. According to the St. Petersburg Times, upgrades to the 250,000 square-foot arena Read More

St. Pete Times Forum Gets a Face Lift and Some Other Work Done

    During this off season, the home of the Tampa Bay Lightning looks nothing like the St. Pete Times Forum you see broadcasted on television. While the 2004 Stanley Cup winners are on vacation, an Read More

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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

Sims Crane Names New VP/General Manager

Kurt Kufferman, VP of Operations, Sims Crane Sims Crane & Equipment Co., Tampa, Fla., announces the promotion of Kurt Kuffermann to vice president/general manager of operations. He will oversee day-to-day operations of all departments located at our Tampa headquarters, Read More

Bay Area Renaissance Festival Tickets On Sale Now!

Just arrived in this week, pick up your tickets to the Bay Area Renaissance Festival by visiting our Sims Crane Marketing office at 1219 U.S. Hwy. 301 N., Tampa, FL  33619 The Renaissance Festival at 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

Employee Spotlight: Ben Gunn Sr. and Patrick Gunn

This past fall, Ben Gunn Sr. and his son Patrick joined our Sims Crane team.  Mr. Gunn Sr. began his apprenticeship after working in phosphate following his time in the military in Vietnam in 1969.  Read More

2011 Bay Area Renaissance Festival at MOSI

Spring time cannot come too soon, and MOSI is preparing for the 2011 Bay Area Renaissance Festival, held every weekend from February 26 through April 17, including Friday March 11.  Tickets are available on site; Read More

Operator Cited in September 2010 Crane Accident

Last week in Tampa, investigating authorities cited 26 year old Kevin Davis for ‘running a red light’ in the September 16 traffic accident, during which the Terex truck crane he was driving failed to stop at an intersection, colliding Read More

Gasparilla Distance Classic in February 2011

As part of the City of Tampa’s Gasparilla festivities, Publix is sponsoring a Gasparilla 5k Distance Classic challenge race on Saturday, February 26, 2011.  For the second year running, Sims Crane & Equipment Co. plans to enter Read More