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American Cranes & Transport  |  December 2013  

Counterfeit cranes a concern for Terex; Delta Rigging breaks ground on Texas facility; Ervin buys 2,000 trailers for resale; Mammoet expands fleet with 650 axle lines; and much more industry news.

November saw share prices continue the impressive growth of earlier this year, but heavy equipment makers still lagged behind. Chris Sleight reports.

Daniel Erwin talks about being grateful for the current state of safety.

OSHA’s Jim Maddux says certification is probably not enough.

James Vitez originally took on the role as president of KMX International as a temporary assignment.

D.Ann Shiffler reports that Terex Cranes’ Waverly facility has been transformed.

Tim Hillegonds reviews important safety issues regarding spreader bars.

Self-propelled modular transporters offer rigging flexibility and cost efficiency.

ACT’s exclusive ranking of North America’s top specialized transportation companies by capacity and fleet size.

While the Mississippi River gets its fair share of floating cranes, ports across the Americas are seeing an increase in harbor activity. Lindsey Anderson reports on port cranes.

D.Ann Shiffler reports on Bay Crane hauling bridge sections for a project in Cortland, NY.

Terry White reports that after a fire destroyed a galvanizing plant, Chellino Crane was called in to help rebuild.

Lindsey Anderson reports on a courthouse turned hotel thanks to Barcelona Equipment’s new Tadano ATF 400G-6.

Essex Rental president and CEO Ron Schad resigns; Tadano appoints Jay Shiffler; plus highlights and events.
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