On The Fast-Track

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Wow! This job is a textbook case on how to Fast-Track a 500 Ton crane with 8 loads (counterweight, winch, mats, and rigging) and a 7 spreader bar rigging configuration consisting of 45 pieces that included a 58’ spreader beam. We got the GO call Tuesday afternoon and by 11:30 Wednesday morning the Sterett Team… Read more »

We Built This City On Setting Steel

Posted by & filed under St Louis, Truck Cranes.

Our St. Louis Branch of Sterett Crane & Rigging had a crane rental on our Liebherr LTM 1250-6.1 recently. We had 236’ of main boom and 118’ of jib at a 45-degree offset with 104k lbs. of counterweight to set steel on this roof. The building was 16 stories tall and required the team to… Read more »

Nothing Like A Tandem Pick

Posted by & filed under Owensboro, Truck Cranes.

Just recently Sterett Crane & Rigging completed a tandem pick to set a truss. The job required us to shut down a street on a Saturday and use both our 300 ton and our 500 ton hydraulic truck cranes. When completing tandem picks it is imperative the onsite team have strong communication and make safety… Read more »

Crane In An Underground Mine

Posted by & filed under Louisville, Truck Cranes.

Sterett Crane & Rigging’s Louisville, KY branch had a job in a local mine recently. We used our 120 Ton Hydraulic Truck Crane, the Terex AC100-4L. Using this crane was ideal for the space and the multiple picks we did to help complete maintenance on the conveyer. The heaviest of these picks were almost 20k… Read more »

Making the Impossible Possible

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Sterett Crane & Rigging’s  St. Louis branch had a mobile crane rental (service) job located in Illinois this past week. We used our Liebherr LTM1220-5.2 to pick a mill and motor out of a pit so it could be replaced by new machinery. The mill and motor weighed a combined total of over 200k lbs.!… Read more »