Crane Institute of America releases new handbook, Overhead Cranes.

Crane Institute of America is announcing the release of a brand new handbook, Overhead Cranes. Color graphics clearly illustrate information about bridge cranes, gantry cranes, monorail systems, and underhung hoists. The handbook focuses on training requirements, pre-shift inspection, operation, hoisting personnel, and more.

“This handbook is a must-have for anyone working with overhead cranes,” says author and CIA President Jim Headley. “It is an excellent resource as a safety reference or to use as a training aid.” Crane Institute of America has more than half a million books in print. Handbooks and other materials are available in the online store at craneinstitute.com.

Crane Institute of America, LLC has trained, qualified and/or certified over 100,000 equipment operators, inspectors, supervisors, trainers and riggers since 1987. Their training, certification, products and services meet and often exceed government and industry requirements. They strive to make the lifting industry one of the safest, most liability-free work environments in existence.

Get the free newsletter

Sign up for news, trends and equipment for sale in the lifting and rigging industry.
By signing up you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. You may unsubscribe at any time.

Latest Products For Sale

Type Description
Equipment National Brand - Used 5x7 and 6x12 Dies - All dies meet specifications - Various…
Equipment 100 Feet of Steel Framing • Last four sections of pre-owned 1.3 mil test bed…
Equipment 300K – 62 ft. PTM SATEC • Hydraulic guards • 62’ overall length • 6’…
Equipment 100K x 40 ft. Single Range, 7.5HP Manual Control Texmate Readout, 2’ Stroke – Tube…
Equipment Refurbished 500K Lucker Wire Rope Grip • Manual Operated • Front Face Mount • 500,000…

News & Articles