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July 27, 2016

AmQuip Sales Rep, Al Martins, recently lined up a job in which four of AmQuip's cranes worked in tandem to change out the retarders (devices used to enhance the functions of the friction-based braking system) at CSX Nashville's Radnor Yard Facility.   

THE TENNESSEAN NAMES AMQUIP CRANE LLC A WINNER OF THE 2016 TOP WORKPLACES AWARD FOR THE 3RD STRAIGHT YEAR
May 24, 2016

NASHVILLE TN – AMQUIP CRANE, LLC has been awarded a 2016 Top Workplaces honor by The Tennessean...

Heavy Lifting Off Barge from Dock
May 20, 2016

AmQuip’s Liebherr LTM1400 (500 ton) All Terrain Crane with Wide Guyed attachment, set up on a concrete dock and operated by Shawn Follin & Charles Maguire to unload 5 dehydrator vessels, weighing 210,000 lbs each.

Nashville's Rite of Spring Since 1941
May 20, 2016

AmQuip’s Liebherr 120 ton All Terrain Crane being operated by Brian Skaggs and holding up a loud speaker for the annual Iroquois Steeplechase.

The Iroquois Steeplechase has been Nashville's rite of spring since 1941, attracting more than 25,000 spectators annually to watch the best horses and riders in...

April 28, 2016

AmQuip’s Grove GMK7550 (550 ton) All Terrain Crane equipped with Mega Wing attachment and operated by Dude Workman and Darrell Clayborne lifting a 121,000 lb bridge into place at the Louis Dreyfus Grain Facility in West Memphis, AR.

AmQuip Provides A Taste Of The High Life
March 11, 2016

AmQuip gives CBS Philly's Vittoria Woodill a once in a lifetime view of the city from our crane at the Comcsat Innovation &...

January 20, 2016

AmQuip was hired to lift a buoy into a stand to prepare for salvage of the computer and electronic components.  A 500 ton Liebherr LTM1400, operated by Shawn Follin & Chuck McGuire, and a Grove GMK5275 operated by John Leichner and Anthony Reff were used for the tandem...

What We Do Best – Plan & Execute Safely
January 6, 2016

The task was the removal of (2) 65’ tall x 14’ diameter reactors that weighed 285,000lbs each.   The reactors needed to be picked vertically and tripped to a horizontal position for transport to another facility.  This task was fast-tracked since the rest of the project was almost complete and they were trying to keep a deadline.  Our task...

Perfect Harmony – Tandem Lift Performed by Atlanta Branch
December 29, 2015

AmQuip helped load a gas turbine from GE at Atlanta airport which was being shipped to Argentina.  The load was shipped out of the GE warehouse in Rome GA.  The turbine and skid weighed a total of 215,000lbs.  AmQuip used (2) Tadano ATF-220 (250T All Terrain Cranes) in a tandem pick to...