Six months after Terex Peneir SK415 crane collapsed onto a Dallas apartment building, killing one, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration has fined the crane’s owner, Bigge Crane and Rigging Co. citing serious violations.
Engineering News-Record. Thu, 26 Dec 2019 17:03:00 -0500.
The storm Dorian lashed Nova Scotia on Saturday, sending trees tumbling onto cars, blowing roofs off and toppling a massive crane onto an under-construction building amid powerful winds and torrential rain.
CBC News. Sat, 7 Sep 2019 16:32:16 EDT.
The process to remove the crane that collapsed into Dallas' Elan City Lights apartment building killing one and displacing 500 is underway. Photo Credit: NBC 5 News.
NBC. Mon, 26 Aug 2019 22:05:48 -0500.
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.
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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.