ACRP Welcomes 3 New Members

 (Novi, Michigan) – August 29, 2013 ACRP welcomes 3 new members The Association of Crane and Rigging Professionals welcomes three new members to the growing group.  Bishop Lifting Products/ Mr. Efren Solis Houston, TX      www.lifting.com   Global Safety Training & Advisory Services / Mr. Robert Wynn, Sr. United Arab Emirates         www.hetco.net   […]

3 New Members Join ACRP

 (Novi, Michigan) – August 7, 2013  Three New Companies Join ACRP The Association of Crane and Rigging Professionals welcomes three new Professional category members to the growing group.  Delta Rigging & Tools / Mike Peters Pasadena, TX      www.deltarigging.com   Global Crane / Lyndsay Orwig San Leandro, CA         www.globalcranesales.com […]

2012 Top Trainer Winners Recognized at ACRP General Meeting

 2012 Top Trainer Winners Recognized at ACRP General Meeting May 20, 2013— Brian Fuller, Southeast Regional Safety Manager for All Erection & Crane Rental Corp., and Don Jordan, President of American International Crane, were recently recognized by Crane & Rigging Hot Line magazine and the Association of Crane & Rigging […]

ACRP Elects New Officers and Board Members

  ACRP Elects New Officers and Board Members San Antonio, TX – During the General Assembly in May, the Association of Crane and Rigging Professionals (ACRP) swore into office the following Executive Committee and Board members: President – John Hellums, Bishop Lifting Products Vice-President – Thomas De Soo, I & […]

Northeast Regional Crane Operator Rodeo Slated for June

Cranes 101 and Wood’s CRW to host event in Massachusetts May 15, 2013-On June 27, Cranes 101 and Wood’s CRW Corp. will kick off the MCM & CIC Crane Operator Rodeo regional qualifying events in North Oxford, Mass. The organizations have planned a variety of activities, special guests, and vendors […]

Crane & Rigging Hot Line’s 6th Annual Training Excellence Awards

Crane & Rigging Hot Line will recognize the industry’s top trainers in an awards program to be featured in the November 2013 issue. Trainers will be recognized for having a positive impact on students, the work environment or the industry through the use of innovative training techniques or hands-on instruction, […]

ACRP Endorses 2013 and 2014 Top Trainer Program

January 14, 2013—Maximum Capacity Media, publisher of Crane & Rigging Hot Line magazine, announces that the Association of Crane & Rigging Professionals (ACRP) will continue its endorsement of the annual Top Trainer recognition program into 2014. ACRP has supported the program since 2011. Each year trainers are recognized in two […]

I’m not a “Techie”, why do I need the web?

WHY SHOULD I SIGN INTO THE WEB PAGE? WHY SHOULD I WASTE MY TIME CHANGING MY PROFILE? I’M NOT A “TECHIE”, WHY DO I NEED THE WEB? The answer is the same as the answer to why should I be a member of ACRP. It is because it is a member […]

Why Join ACRP?

Why Join ACRP? There are times when an existing member of an association, or someone considering joining such an organization, questions the worth of such an investment in both money and time.  Following is a contribution by a long time member of ACRP, one of the founding fathers and a […]

What’s so Good about Training?

Every once in a while I pause and wonder, “Is what I’m doing, really worth it?”  “Will there be people who really benefit from this training?”  “Are we all helping or hurting the process, by training?”  Then I step back a little further and get a look at the bigger picture and it hits me, “Yeah, what we are doing really […]