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LS7812 in San Antonio, Texas

Crane Operator Work San Antonio

Looking for work in San Antonio any companies that are hiring? Also, what is the pay range for down in this area?

Thomas in Brussels, Belgium

Comparison of Different crawler crane brands

Can anyone tell me difference of crawler cranes under brands of Liebherr,Demag,Kobelco,Itachi,Sennebogen and SANY?(Such as advantages and...

Mike in Brookville, Ohio

Updated 73 months ago


Does anyone know of any crane outfits hiring in Ohio? I have my NCCCO for 4 cranes. I am in the Union so Union companies hiring if you know of any.

Mike in Camp Dennison, Ohio

Updated 73 months ago

Crane Work in Columbus Ohio - 4 Replies

Just wondering how things are going up in Ohio, specificly Columbus. Is it all Union up there? I called around to a couple of Union outfits like, ALL...

Jerry Spearn in Phoenix, Arizona

Updated 73 months ago

Looking for Crane Job in Az. - 8 Replies

After a 6 Month unwanted vacation due to a serious injury, I am ready to go back to work. I have 20 plus years experiance as a crane operator. I have...

Tony C in Spring Hill, Florida

crane saftey in nd

Beware of TK Stanley in ND I will call them Crane Bandits they may be getting away with murder! They simply abuse cranes in the name of oilfield side...

stehen wedlock in Dunedin, New Zealand

Updated 73 months ago

I please need contact information on people already working on straddle carriers and cranes. - 1 Reply

Hi, I desperately need contact information of people already working as operators, I would like to compare our work (the working hours, training...

Marcio Brandão Araujo in Rio Das Ostras, Brazil

Updated 74 months ago

Are crane operator job opportunities growing or declining? - 2 Replies

Are jobs in this industry on the rise? Are there any sub-sectors that are growing? Where are the jobs? Which places have the most crane operator...

operatornetwork in Powell, Ohio

Updated 74 months ago

NCCCO - 4 Replies

I read this site once an while and I get a kick out of the nccco conversations. I have been a crane operator for 24 yrs. perhaps all you operators...

David in Belfast, United Kingdom

Crane jobs Canada

I am planning to move to the toronto area later this year, i have just gained my crane licences and im able to work crawler, tower crane(saddle &...

Ritesh kumar in Satellite Provider

Updated 74 months ago

New OSHA ruling for crane signal people and riggers - 2 Replies

Where is everyone getting their training for the new OSHA ruling that was issued in August for signal people and riggers?

Robbie in New Harbour, Newfoundland

Updated 75 months ago

jobs overseas - 4 Replies

I'm looking to get a job in the Norway, Sweeden, Finland part of the world. Anyone have any insight on how to achieve this.

Solomon Benson Ntuenibok in Lagos, Nigeria

What is crane operator in sea?

I want to join crane union ,and how can i join it?

OperatorNetwork in Dublin, Ohio

Updated 77 months ago

NCCCO written test - 3 Replies

Do you know if NCCCO gives out old test material as a study guide? I know they give out 50 sample questions but is there something a little more...

dick in Washington, District of Columbia

Updated 77 months ago

union members - 27 Replies

Are any members of the IUOE getting back to work, out of there local halls, and about how many would estimate are still on the bench at there...

jimbo in Bristol, Pennsylvania

Unions in Philly

I am a union member and can say they are not what they used to be! It a shame when members actuaaly see agents colluding with the contractors. They...

haulbot1 in Houston, Texas

Chesapeak Energy Milan,Pa

Does anyone know about this job I have seen it posted for a long time and wonder why it is always being repostsed. They contacted me yesterday.

pbryan in Lake Jackson, Texas

Updated 79 months ago

I operate Ship gear (crane) for a longshoreman company for 7 years - 4 Replies

Im 30 and i am looking to get certified the cranes i operate are on a vessel. 1st question: how much of a difference are the Shore Cranes, Overhead,...

Mitch in Jupiter, Florida

Crane Mechanic

I AM FROM READING, PENNSYLVANIA I have worked on Overhead Cranes for 3 years. Everything from manufacturing to service. Ranging from 5 tons to 300...

41ws2 in La Marque, Texas

Updated 80 months ago

operator knowledge - 6 Replies

Let's talk about what you know. What types of lock-outs are used in the cranes of today? parking brake doesn't count

A Crandall in Brooksville, Florida

Updated 80 months ago

Certifications - 2 Replies

What is the difference between the NCCCO cert and the NCCER cert?

john crouch in Willimantic, Connecticut


Does anyone on this forum discuss job leads, const. co. contacts where jobs may be starting etc. or will this forums go the way of the C.B. radio of...


Updated 85 months ago

Local 917 Knoxville - 2 Replies

The OE in tennessee I think his handle was Snake,reporting about Local 917.Would you know about the job, is it TVA any overtime.

URDaddy in Commerce City, Colorado

Updated 86 months ago

Is this a good school? - 14 Replies

Is the "Tower Crane School of Phoenix" a good and reputible school? They offer a 18 day...

johngomez1960@*****.*** in Sycamore, Illinois

Updated 86 months ago

Mobile and Tower crane driver wants to get back into crane driving - 2 Replies

I used to drive mobile cranes for Quinto Cranes, and Tower Cranes for J.Laing RG Carter, Tarmac construction, David Charles,. I understand these...

Brettski in Winnipeg, Manitoba

Alberta Crane Operator working in Saskatchewan

I'm wondering if you have to be part of a union to run a tower crane in Saskatchewan? The company I work for in Alberta is running a site in Regina...

Dennis in Alkmaar, Netherlands

Updated 88 months ago

ship's grear - 1 Reply

I got to oper. the crane on the ship a few days ago about 80 ft. up was very uncomfortable but managed to hang in there untill I was called down to...

mr.crane4 in Suitland, Maryland

Updated 88 months ago

NCCCO cetification - 1 Reply

I just completed the large telescopic crane test. NCCCO test was very challenging for an operator for over ten years, ninety percent of the class...

tsotetsi sixteen in Johannesburg, South Africa

Updated 89 months ago

is there any tower crane schools near the pennsylvania area or nearby states - 5 Replies

im 25 right out of the marines and am looking to get into the career of a tower crane operator. does anybody know of anyschools either in...

overture2112 in Severna Park, Maryland

Updated 89 months ago


anybody going to work for H*M or PETROCHEM try to get your deal in writing if not they are liable to change it in the middle of the job.

OSHA Guy in Murrieta, California

OSHA Crane Mandate & Training

OSHA is enforcing the mandate because we have too many untrained, inexperienced numbskulls in the seat. Do we blame employers, for training and...

SS in Edmonton, Alberta

Updated 92 months ago

Question? - 2 Replies

I'm doing a report for school on Crane Operators. Would anyone help me with this question???? What is the difference between residential,...

remy in Birkirkara, Malta

what is the average salary for a mobile crane driver in the uk?

I have an experience of about 10 years in cranes (tower+mobiles) and moving to south west England next year.

bill46 in Muskogee, Oklahoma

Updated 93 months ago

How much should I ask for? - 17 Replies

I am looking at starting a job here in Iowa. I will be a full tie employee, operating a variety of cranes including manitowoc 777/888/999/14000,...

bubba in Whittier, California

Updated 93 months ago

job needed - 39 Replies

My name is Noah and I recently graduated from a crane operating school and am looking for work. I have my NCCO NCCER and NAHETS certifications. If...

Dave spooner in London, United Kingdom

Crane jobs

I am looking to retrain as a crane driver through sparrows /is this a wise move and is there plenty of work around.I am chief mate onboard supply...

lever B in Orrville, Ohio

Updated 94 months ago

Crane training - 1 Reply

Just took my CCO Cert and I know I messed up on my crawler cert. I could kick myself in the head if I could. Now I know I got to go back. I am pretty...

geomastro in Cleveland, Ohio

Updated 94 months ago

"master rigger" cert - 1 Reply

I have heard alot lately about a master rigger cert , but haven't found any real info on the organizations that qualify it. If you have any info,...

Ben in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 94 months ago

load charts - 9 Replies

I did not pass the load chart test and need more practice time and some help. I went to ATS and don't want to spend more money staying in a hotel....

sween02 in Livermore, California

Updated 94 months ago

does anyone know of any operator jobs anywhere - 5 Replies

any jobs out there any info would be great. thanks

crane guy in East Meadow, New York

Updated 95 months ago

Brass-Co oil drilling - 8 Replies

Is this job a scam they want 340 dollars up front for prossesing.

kenny kiff {kyfho} in Opelousas, Louisiana

Updated 95 months ago

crane operator - 7 Replies

im thinking about taking a crane operator class have been around a couple at a rock quarry and tree service no seat time. but i have operated 5...

Half A Bubble Out in A Little Glass Box, Washington

Updated 95 months ago

Crane Wreck in NYC - 2 Replies

Anybody know how that big hydro went over in NYC the other day (3/28)? I read that it was dogged off for the night, and it fell against a bldg....

cetim in Willmar, Minnesota

Updated 96 months ago

union work - 14 Replies

Are any IUOE members going to work,and does anyone have information on what locals may have work,shutdowns,bridge const.etc.

bkjoe in Brooklyn, New York

im going to ats for crane operator training


kenny kiff kyfho in Columbia, Louisiana

Updated 97 months ago

Would like to know how to get in touch with crane companies for turn arounds - 1 Reply

Hello all I would like to know how one would get touch with companies working world wide on turn arounds only. I have a TLL designation can anyone...

want to get my welding certs back in El Segundo, California

Updated 98 months ago

Crane Operating? - 16 Replies

I will be pursuing an education in Crane Operating in January at the ATS Crane Operating location in Columbus, OH. I am iffy on the decision to go...

kenny kiff in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana

Updated 98 months ago

certification process - 2 Replies

when i got my cco back in1996 they required 2000 hrs exp. moving crane mats with forklift did not count as crane related exp. they contacted all of...

me in El Segundo, California

Updated 98 months ago

haiti - 1 Reply

any body heard of how to get to haiti and help out

anthony provost in Clifton, Kansas

money is the root of all evil

oh and by the way i have seen operator's with 25 years of experiance upset a 2 million dollar crane in beaumont kansas luckly nobody was killed....

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