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Anyone who’s done heavy hauling knows it’s more complicated than putting the load into your trailer and driving. In fact, heavy equipment requires knowing more about your equipment, security, and even local road legislation. Even if you’re just in it to hire heavy haul services, here’s how you can tell the keys to success at […]

Natural gas has a long history as one of America’s most valuable fuels.  Initial discoveries of natural gas date back to the colonial era and the first official US natural gas company was established in New York, in 1821.  However, uses for the gas were limited at the time, due to both a lack of […]

One essential safety practice in every workplace is performing routine maintenance to ensure all hardware is operating efficiently. When it comes to equipment that’s as useful and as dangerous as cranes, it’s even more important. These five maintenance tips can help ensure safety and performance, without the need for a crane repair service. Clean and […]

Creating a plan when operating a crane is always a very good idea, but it’s necessary when planning a critical lift.  As defined by OSHA, a critical lift is any lift which: Exceeds 75% of the crane’s maximum capacity, Involves multiple cranes, and/or  Requires lifting personnel along with the cargo. In other words, these are […]

Whether you’re planning to transport manufacturing equipment that needs permits because of exceeding the legal dimensions or weight limits for road transport, here are five quick tips from our Bobcat Contracting team to help make your choice of heavy haul services go as smoothly as possible. Choosing the Right Heavy Haul Services Measure Your Dimensions […]

Whether you’re going short haul, long haul or performing heavy haul services, every trucker wants to make every mile, every stop, every minute and every gallon count. Make your life on the road a little more efficient and a lot easier with these great apps. Great Heavy Haul Trucker Apps You Need to Know About […]

Operating a crane can be extremely dangerous – that’s why so many businesses choose to hire expert crane lifting services, rather than trying to maintain their own cranes.  Cranes must be closely supervised, with multiple technicians all handling different aspects of its operation.  If any of them are off on any dimensional, weight, or movement […]

If you only have an occasional need to haul large items, it can often be a better choice to hire heavy haul services, rather than purchasing your own truck and trailer.  Dedicated specialist services will have the manpower, licensing, and expertise needed to ensure your haul is completed properly. In addition, they’ll have a wide […]

As a construction contractor around Austin, you need to have the right heavy equipment available to meet your customer’s needs – and that certainly includes having cranes ready for use!  It might be tempting to purchase cranes for your own fleet but, realistically, this is rarely the best option. Most of the time, you’ll be […]

If you’re looking to hire crane and rigging services in Corpus Christi, you need a service that will be able to accomplish your job effectively and safely.  Safety is of paramount importance whenever working with a crane, and it’s vital that your crane and rigging service has a strong focus on safety. So, it’s always a […]