Latest news from Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International Magazine

SC&RA to preview bridge hit prevention course

The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA) will hold a preview webinar of its upcoming Bridge Safety & Accident Prevention online course on November 13.

The webinar will bring together three industry experts – Geno Koehler from the Illinois Department of Transport; Jackie Darr, North Dakota State Highway Patrol; and Steven Todd, SC&RA vice president of transport – to explain how companies, safety managers and drivers can prevent bridge and infrastructure hits as well as other permit violations.

It will incorporate elements of the upcoming online course, which has been designed by transportation professionals and state permit officials.

“Every year, bridge and infrastructure hits in the USA cause billions of dollars in damages,” said SC&RA. “Other permitting related errors such as running off your permitted route, overweight and other permit violations can cost your company thousands of dollars. Don’t let your company make these costly and perhaps deadly mistakes.”

Earlier this year, HLPFI spoke with the SC&RA about the growing problem of bridge hits in the USA. You can read more about this in our July/August 2019 edition.

www.scranet.org

Heavy Lift | News

Lankhorst Ropes supplies slings to Seaway 7 thumbnail image

Lankhorst Ropes supplies slings to Seaway 7

November 15 - Lankhorst Ropes has supplied heavy lift slings to Seaway 7 for use on the Dolphin Accommodation Upgrade Project (DAUP) for Shell Trinidad & Tobago.
Views: 150
Blue Water Shipping names Rios thumbnail image

Blue Water Shipping names Rios

November 15 - Blue Water Shipping has appointed Henry Rios as regional director, UK for the company’s energy and projects division.
Views: 435
Compass moves locomotives thumbnail image

Compass moves locomotives

November 15 - Compass Forwarding, in collaboration with Bahri, has moved ten Wabtec railway locomotives from Lambert Point in Norfolk, USA to Alexandria, Egypt.
Views: 234
Mammoet signs Coeymans partnership thumbnail image

Mammoet signs Coeymans partnership

November 15 - Mammoet USA has signed an agreement with the port of Coeymans in New York that will see the engineered transport provider and heavy lift specialist utilise the 400-acre (161.9-ha) marine terminal.
Views: 277

Heavy Lift Across The World

Discover heavy lift and project logistics industry news from around the world by region.