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Mobile Application Proves Its Worth

November 3, 2015 0 Comments
Mobile Application Proves Its Worth

Apprentice and trainee crane operators in British Columbia have used an online logbook to record and demonstrate their competence since 2011. Now they are going mobile with a new app called SkillRecord. The SkillRecord app – available for iPhone and Android devices – allow users to log hours worked, tasks performed, equipment used and other […]

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Canadian Hoisting & Rigging Safety Council, LEEA and other industry groups work together to promote best practices at CRC Canada

October 15, 2015 0 Comments
Canadian Hoisting & Rigging Safety Council, LEEA and other industry groups work together to promote best practices at CRC Canada

Organizers and supporters of Crane & Rigging Conference Canada announce the full agenda of presentations, workshops, and panel discussions for the Nov. 9-10, 2015 event. Next month, safety and risk managers, crane and rigging supervisors, project managers, and crane owners will convene in Edmonton, Alberta. Offering a collaborative environment, the two-day conference is supported by […]

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Ireland, Canada Sign Agreement to Increase Crane Operators’ International Mobility

October 15, 2015 0 Comments
Ireland, Canada Sign Agreement to Increase Crane Operators’ International Mobility

Canadian Hoisting and Rigging Safety Council (CHRSC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to enhance the international mobility of crane operators in Ireland and Canada. The MOU between SOLAS (An tSeirbhís Oideachais Leanúnaigh agus Scileanna) and BC Association for Crane Safety (BCACS) allows for the mutual recognition of mobile crane operator and tower crane […]

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NCSG’s Ted Redmond will give keynote address to CRC Canada delegates

September 9, 2015 0 Comments
NCSG’s Ted Redmond will give keynote address to CRC Canada delegates

Ted Redmond, President and CEO of NCSG Crane & Heavy Haul Services, Acheson, Alberta, will open the 2015 Crane & Rigging Conference Canada event, announces show organizer Heartland Construction Division. CRC Canada takes place Nov. 9-10, 2015 in Edmonton, Alberta. It features two days of presentations, workshops, and panel discussions for safety and risk managers, […]

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Supporting Organization Spotlight: Canadian Hoisting and Rigging Safety Council

August 11, 2015 0 Comments
Supporting Organization Spotlight: Canadian Hoisting and Rigging Safety Council

CRC Canada catches up with Fraser Cocks, Executive Director The Canadian Hoisting & Rigging Safety Council held its inaugural meeting as an official organization at CRC Canada in 2012. Since then, CHRSC has continued to support the conference as a forum to give voice to issues facing employers conducting hoisting and rigging activities across Canada. […]

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CRC Canada Workshop Preview: Overhead Crane & Rigging Accident Investigation

July 22, 2015 0 Comments
CRC Canada Workshop Preview: Overhead Crane & Rigging Accident Investigation

The 2015 Crane & Rigging Conference Canada event, hosted by Heartland Construction Division and supported by the Canadian Hoisting & Rigging Safety Council, is more than just lectures. The Nov. 9-10 Edmonton conference includes panel discussions and interactive workshops so that attendees can get engaged with crane and rigging regulators, safety experts, and consultants. One […]

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Crane & Rigging Conference to focus on Canadian standards and competency issues

June 16, 2015 0 Comments
Crane & Rigging Conference to focus on Canadian standards and competency issues

Heartland Construction Division and Canadian Hoisting & Rigging Safety Council (CHRSC) announce the tentative agenda for the Crane & Rigging Conference Canada event, to be held Nov. 9-10, 2015 in Edmonton, Alberta. Heartland Construction Div., Fort Dodge, Iowa, is publisher of leading crane, rigging, and lifting equipment publications, including Crane & Rigging Hot Line and […]

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Canadian Crane & Rigging Conference announces key sponsors, topics focusing on people, processes and productivity

May 20, 2015 0 Comments
Canadian Crane & Rigging Conference announces key sponsors, topics focusing on people, processes and productivity

May 20, 2015- Heartland Construction Div., Fort Dodge, Iowa, announces that the initial sponsors of the Crane & Rigging Conference Canada event, to be held Nov. 9-10, 2015 in Edmonton, Alberta, represent rigging education and technical services, crane products, and construction insurance specialists. Event Partner and Associate Sponsor of CRC Canada are, respectively, Industrial Training […]

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CRC Canada 2015 Seeks Canadian Crane & Rigging Subject Matter Experts for November Conference

May 7, 2015 0 Comments
CRC Canada 2015 Seeks Canadian Crane & Rigging Subject Matter Experts for November Conference

People – Processes – Productivity: Working together to improve safety in hoisting and rigging activities is the theme of the fifth annual Crane & Rigging Conference Canada, Nov. 9-10, Edmonton, Alberta. Conference organizers are currently seeking qualified speakers to join the conversation. Speaker proposals are due June 15. CRC Canada brings together crane and rigging […]

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Don’t Miss 2 Days, 16 Sessions, and Dozens of New Ideas for Improving Crane & Rigging Operations

November 12, 2014 0 Comments
Don’t Miss 2 Days, 16 Sessions, and Dozens of New Ideas for Improving Crane & Rigging Operations

Fresh ideas for improving safety, reducing risk, and increasing productivity will be the focus of CRC/ICHC, the premier crane, rigging, and hoist users conference to be held in Houston, Texas, Dec. 3-4, 2014. Subject matter experts on Operations and Risk Management will engage attendees in discussions relevant to both mobile cranes in construction and overhead […]

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