Crane News

Eagle West Summer BBQ

Announcements, Events | Aug 13 / 13

Annual Summer BBQ On August 24, 2013, Eagle West is hosting their annual family BBQ for the employees and their families. With plenty of good food, games, prizes, and great people, it is sure to be a great day. We hope to see all of our employees and their families at the BBQ! Eagle West Cranes is…

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Surrey Silo Story

Industrial Moving | Jul 5 / 13

Timing is Everything! Approximately early-May 2013, it was announced that the Surrey Fittings plant was relocating to the Gloucester Industrial Park in Langley. Since the announcement some major events have occurred to prepare for the move. The biggest event so far is the removal of the old regrind silo (that doubled as a Christmas tree!)….

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4th Annual Craneblogger Photo Contest

Announcements, Events | Jul 2 / 13

CraneBlogger is starting up its 2013 annual great crane photo contest, this is where you can submit your photos of the coolest tower crane, coolest mobile crane and wildest crane project. Photos will be accepted until August 16, 2013. You can email photos entries to There are always some amazing photos of Liebherr Mobile &…

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Andre Lalonde Benefit Auction

Announcements, Events | Apr 16 / 13

The following Facebook Benefit Auction is being put on by Heavy Life Alberta, in support of the family of Andre Lalonde, an employee at Whissell Contracting who was tragically taken from us on April 3, 2013. 100% of the proceeds will go to his wife Melissa and children, Michaelle and Alexina. First off, we would…

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Case History – StoneTree Sound Wall

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Reducing the Noise of the Sea-to-Sky Highway in Lions Bay As you cruise along the Sea-to-Sky Highway between Vancouver and Whistler, you can take in the natural beauty that is British Columbia. As the road moves into the steep hillside above Howe Sound, you will come across the quaint village of Lions Bay, a community…

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Redi-Rock Case History – Mississippi Department of Transportation

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Redi-Rock Solves Right of Way Issues in Mississippi DOT Highway Expansion Project The Challenge In 2010, the Mississippi Department of Transportation made plans to widen existing bridges and shoulders on I-59 in Laurel, Miss. The challenge? “We had a limited amount of right of way and we didn’t have time to go buy more. Really…

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Redi-Rock Case History – Residential Retaining Wall

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Landscape and Hardscape Design and Architecture Ideas for Front and Back Yards The Challenge When James P. Gregg of Gregg Custom Building began building the Sullivan Residence, he needed a retaining wall system that could match the grandeur of the home itself. The home is located east of downtown Louisville in an upscale neighborhood above…

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