Crane News

Eagle West Acquires New 60 Ton Link Belt Crane

Eagle West Acquires a New 60 Ton Link Belt Crane For immediate release. Eagle West Truck & Crane Inc. (a division of TNT Crane Canada) has purchased a 2006 60 Ton Link Belt Crane to service crane customers throughout the lower mainland. With addition of this crane to the Eagle West fleet, we have greater…

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VRCA 2013 BC Construction Awards

BC Construction Awards – Industry Honoured at 25th Annual Ceremony Publish Date Friday, October 18, 2013 Author VRCA   VANCOUVER, October 18, 2013 – British Columbia’s top construction contractors were honored at the Vancouver Regional Construction Association’s 25th annual Awards of Excellence gala Thursday October 18th at the Vancouver Convention Centre West. The association’s Gold Awards went to…

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Abundant Life Orphanage – A Gift of Hope

Abundant Life Home (ALH), an orphanage for HIV positive children in Chonburi, Thailand. During a two-week period in July, Neil Andrux, our Eagle West Maintenance Manager, brought his wife and children on a labour mission to Chonburi, Thailand. The idea began one evening when Neil, his wife, and their friends discussed the option of sacrificing…

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Eagle West Cranes Motorcycle Ride 2013

Announcements, Culture, Events | Oct 8 / 13

Eagle West Motorcycle Ride 2013 One of my annual favorites made its return to Eagle West this year: the company motorcycle ride on the weekend of July 13th & 14th. We rendezvoused at Tim Hortons in Abbotsford under flawless skies. A total of 15 bikes and 23 riders left Tim’s shortly after 8 A.M. destined…

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Matthew’s House Gala Evening 2013

Uncategorized | Oct 7 / 13

Matthew’s House Update On September 14th, Matthew’s House hosted a gala at the beautiful Mt. Lehman Winery; it was an evening of glamping (glamorous camping) in support of BC families. It was the first annual fund raising event to help support Matthew’s House and the Campus of Care next to the Abbotsford hospital. Tickets were…

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Eagle West Crane 2013 Golf Tournament

Announcements | Oct 1 / 13

Eagle West 2013 Golf Tourney This year’s Eagle West Golf Tournament was held at Fraser Glen Golf Course in Abbotsford. The day started out overcast and it looked like it was going to pour rain on the 36 golfers who showed up. However, just like this year’s EWC family picnic, the skies cleared and we…

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Eagle West Cranes Family Picnic – Photo Gallery

Culture, Events, Uncategorized | Sep 26 / 13

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Eagle West Cranes Summer Picnic

Uncategorized | Sep 25 / 13

Summer Picnic The 2013 Eagle West Cranes family picnic was held on Saturday, August 24th. The picnic started out grey and gloomy but ended sunny and bright! With over 200 family and friends in attendance it was clear that at Eagle West we are a close knit family where our employees are our most valued…

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Eagle West GoPro View

Mobile Cranes | Aug 27 / 13

Last year, a GoPro  camera was attached to an Eagle West Crane (a division of TNT Crane Canada) during a lift in Vancouver to gain some perspective on the crane and the operating team function. This eagle’s-eye video demonstrates the duties of an operating team during a lift. In this particular lift the crane is…

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Mark Center Tree Hoist

On Wednesday August 7, 2013, Eagle West worked in conjunction with Central Valley Tree & Arborist Services to cut down a tree at the Mark Center in Abbotsford. After all of the limbs were detached, the 80 foot tall tree was cut in to multiple sections weighing approximately 8,000 lbs each. While each section was…

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