SC&RA Member Companies Earn Crane & Rigging Safety Awards

- The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA) announced the winners of annual awards for Crane & Rigging Group Zero Accidents, Safety, and Safety Improvement during its 2017 Annual Conference, April 18-22, at the Westin Kierland Resort, Scottsdale, Ariz. The contests are part of SC&RA’s ongoing efforts to recognize member companies that exemplify a commitment to workplace safety.

Crane & Rigging Zero Accidents Award were given to thirteen member companies who did not record a single accident or injury in the past year:
  • Anglemyer Crane Rental, Azusa, Calif.
  • Bollmeier Crane, Madison, Ill.
  • Burkhalter, Columbus, Miss.
  • Chellino Crane Inc., Joliet, Ill.
  • CJ Drilling, Inc., Dundee, Ill.
  • Connelly Crane Rental Corp., Detroit, Mich.
  • Dobson Industrial, Inc., Bay City, Mich.
  • Gatwood Crane Service, Inc., Arlington Heights, Ill.
  • Sautter Crane Rental, Philadelphia, Penn.
  • Stevenson Crane Service, Inc., Bolingbrook, Ill.
  • Tri-State Crane & Rigging, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
  • Viant Crane, LLC, Superior, Wis.
  • Waggoner Equipment Rental, LLC, Wood River, Ill.
Click here to view a photo of the winners.

Twenty-two SC&RA member companies won a Crane & Rigging Safety Award due to their superior safety records of achieving an incident rate of less than or equal to 1.8 plus an Experience Modification Rate (EMR) of 1.0 or less:
  • Anglemyer Crane Rental, Azusa, Calif.
  • Bollmeier Crane, Madison, Ill.
  • BOSS Crane & Rigging, Longview, TX
  • Burkhalter, Columbus, Miss.
  • Chellino Crane Inc., Joliet, Ill.
  • CJ Drilling, Inc., Dundee, Ill. 
  • Connelly Crane Rental Corp., Detroit, Mich.
  • Dobson Industrial, Inc., Bay City, Mich.
  • Emmert International, Clackamas, Ore.
  • Fagioli, INC., Manvel, TX
  • Gatwood Crane Service, Inc., Arlington Heights, Ill.
  • Imperial Crane Services, Inc., Bridgeview, Ill.
  • J.F. Lomma, Inc., South Kearny, N.J.
  • NCSG Crane & Heavy Haul Services, Acheson, Alberta, Canada
  • Sautter Crane Rental, Phil., Penn.
  • Southern Industrial Constructors, Inc. / Southern Crane, Raleigh, N.C.
  • Stevenson Crane Service, Inc., Bolingbrook, Ill.
  • Superior Rigging & Erecting Company, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
  • Tri-State Crane & Rigging, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
  • Viant Crane, LLC, Superior, Wis.
  • Waggoner Equipment Rental, LLC, Wood River, Ill.
  • W.O. Grubb Crane Rental, Inc., Richmond, Va.
Click here to view a photo of the winners.

Four SC&RA member companies earned a Crane & Rigging Safety Improvement Award by reducing their incidence rate over the previous year’s contest entry:
  • Emmert International, Clackamas, Ore.
  • George Young Companies, Swedesboro, N.J.
  • J.F. Lomma, Inc., South Kearny, N.J.
  • Southern Industrial Constructors, Inc. / Southern Crane, Raleigh, N.C.
Click here to view a photo of the winners.

The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA) is an international trade association of more than 1,300 members from 46 nations. Members are involved in specialized transportation, machinery moving and erecting, industrial maintenance, millwrighting and crane and rigging operations, manufacturing and rental. SC&RA helps members run more efficient and safer businesses by monitoring and affecting pending legislation and regulatory policies at the state and national levels; researching and reporting on safety concerns and best business practices; and providing four yearly forums where these and other relevant member issues can be advanced.

For further information, contact:
Jillian Williams, Coordinator, Communications & Marketing
(703) 698-0291
jwilliams@scranet.org

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