To help its clients assess hiring trends, a construction consulting firm created a crane index, which also provides a snapshot of the economy.
C. J. Hughes. New York Times. Tue, 19 Mar 2019 22:17:04 GMT.
The boys were only 180ft lower than the Shard, the third tallest building in Europe. They pose on the platform at the end, reaching their arms in the air with only their feet to stop them falling.
Daily Mail. Wed, 20 Feb 2019 14:28:56 +0000.
Police have charged a 34-year-old woman who climbed and damaged a construction crane in downtown Toronto on Thursday morning, before being rescued by fire department workers.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 07:43:30 EDT.
"Phoenix Fire Department Technical Rescue Teams remain on-scene following a crane toppling over this morning around 9:30 a.m.," the PFD said in a statement.
Michael Bartiromo. Fox News. Mon, 21 May 2018 19:21:00 GMT.
Surveillance footage shows the moment a construction crane toppled over in St Petersburg, Florida. Local police released the video of the crane crashing at the construction site of their new headquarters. ...
Yahoo. Fri, 06 Apr 2018 13:46:49 -0400.
A heavy-duty construction crane spans the entire length of a tall building, helping construction workers finish the top floors of the skyscraper. The tall crane will allow construction workers to complete the skeleton of the unfinished building.
The word crane is a noun. Crane means (1) large long-necked wading bird of marshes and plains in many parts of the world, (2) lifts and moves heavy objects; lifting tackle is suspended from a pivoted boom that rotates around a vertical axis.
Crane is also a verb that means (1) stretch (the neck) so as to see better.