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January, 2014 Archive

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Boom Truck Overturns

01/3/14
Boom Truck Overturns 1-2-2014 3-42-40 PM

 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania A boom truck lifting roof trusses overturned onto a partially built house in the Plum area of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, yesterday.                                   The crane was set up OK and the ground held firm Read More

Crane Overturns in Phuket

01/3/14
Crane Overturns in Phuket 1-9-2014 3-11-00 PM

 Phuket City, Thailand A crane overturned this morning in Phuket City, Thailand, cutting off a high voltage power line, but it is hard to see exactly what happened. The crane a 25 tonne Tadano Rough Terrain/city crane owned by Phuket Kritichai, was on tires and had its boom raised to Read More

Boom Buckles on Tree Job

01/3/14
Boom Buckles 1-9-2014 3-00-12 PM

 Surrey, UK A crane called in to remove a very large Leylandi tree, that had fallen on to a house in Redhill, Surrey, UK in this week’s storms suffered a bent boom.                                     Read More

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