An Introduction to the Rigging Work Done in Construction Work

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Crane Rigger

Cranes are essential equipment in construction that makes construction work more efficient and faster. They are used to lift and move heavy materials and equipment across a construction site. The use of cranes in construction work has revolutionized the industry, making it possible to build taller and bigger structures than before. However, using cranes requires… Read more »

Flexing Our Muscles

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Our St. Louis branch of Sterett Crane & Rigging had a crane rental job located just south of St. Louis this past month. The project required us to use our 660-ton, CC2800 Demag crawler crane with 236’ of main boom, 236’ of luffer, super lift and hydraulic wagon with 661k lbs. of counterweight. The crane… Read more »

Construction for the Shoppes at Mid Rivers

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Our St. Louis branch of Sterett Crane & Rigging was proud rent our cranes to the team completing the Shoppes at Mid Rivers in St. Peters, Missouri. Our crawler cranes have been on project since the vertical construction began in February and has helped erect over 14 buildings in the last 5 months. Our St…. Read more »

New Bridge in Fort Branch, Indiana

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This May our Evansville, IN branch of Sterett Crane & Rigging transported two of our crawler cranes up to Fort Branch, Indiana to assist with a project. We started this particular project by loading the new section of the bridge onto a rail car that transported that section to the job-site. We then had only… Read more »

Locomotive Move in Edwardsport, Indiana

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Last month our Sterett Crane & Rigging team drove up to Terre Haute, Indiana with our Terex 5800 and Terex 5500 cranes to assist in the relocation of a train car. We lifted the old locomotive at the Terre Haute plant and hauled it 50 miles south to a plant in Edwardsport, Indiana. The lift… Read more »

Lifting a Water Tank in Seymour, Indiana

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We recently completed a simple project in Seymour, Indiana, which is just about an hour or so up I65 from our Louisville, Kentucky branch. We headed up to Seymour with our Terex Explorer 5800 All Terrain Crane to lift a massive water tank. The project was well planned and perfectly executed by our team, which… Read more »

Kentucky Dam Project; Grand Rivers, KY

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If you look around most cities across the United States you will see at least one giant tower crane constructing a building, but most people never pay attention to the constructing and deconstructing of these giant machines. In Grand Rivers, Kentucky a tower crane was constructed to assist on dam construction and the Calvert City,… Read more »

New LR1300 outside of Chattanooga, TN

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A few weeks back we departed from our Nashville, TN Sterett Cane & Rigging branch to the McKee Foods plant outside of Chattanooga, TN. We were called in to assist in the expansion of the plant and lend our new LR1300 Crawler Crane to Buckner Cranes for their use. As you can see in the… Read more »