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What is a “High/Low Load” & Why Are They Banned?

A “High/Low Load”, otherwise known in the industry as a “Christmas Tree Load” or “Piggy Backing Load”, is where multiple loads are slung in a vertical configuration from a crane in the one lifting operation.  This method of lifting has traditionally been used in the...

Dogman vs Rigger: What’s the difference?

When working with cranes, the crane operator is just one part of the team. A dogman, sometimes called a dogger, is essential in assisting the crane operator in slinging loads and directing the crane to land loads safely, as well as inspecting lifting gear to determine...

How Often Does Lifting Gear Need To Be Inspected?

Keeping up with the compliance of lifting gear on your construction project can sometimes seem like a complicated task; in this post we have outlined best practices and clarified what is required by law in Queensland. Initial Inspection Prior To First Use Industry...

Falcon Cranes Now Servicing Three Palm Beach Waterfront Developments

Falcon Cranes recently erected our second brand new BQ GHD4510 Luffing Tower Crane onsite at Palm Beach for our friends at CRU Collective on the SIARN Beachfront Living Project. This marks the third waterfront development project that Falcon Cranes is servicing at...

Falcon Cranes 2nd BQ GHD4510 at Palm Beach!

Last week Falcon Cranes erected their second brand new BQ GHD4510 Luffing Tower Crane onsite at Palm Beach for our friends at CRU Collective on the SIARN Beachfront Living Project. This marks the third waterfront development project that Falcon Cranes is servicing at...

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What is a “High/Low Load” & Why Are They Banned?

What is a “High/Low Load” & Why Are They Banned?

A “High/Low Load”, otherwise known in the industry as a “Christmas Tree Load” or “Piggy Backing Load”, is where multiple loads are slung in a vertical configuration from a crane in the one lifting operation.  This method of lifting has traditionally been used in the...

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Dogman vs Rigger: What’s the difference?

Dogman vs Rigger: What’s the difference?

When working with cranes, the crane operator is just one part of the team. A dogman, sometimes called a dogger, is essential in assisting the crane operator in slinging loads and directing the crane to land loads safely, as well as inspecting lifting gear to determine...

read more
How Often Does Lifting Gear Need To Be Inspected?

How Often Does Lifting Gear Need To Be Inspected?

Keeping up with the compliance of lifting gear on your construction project can sometimes seem like a complicated task; in this post we have outlined best practices and clarified what is required by law in Queensland. Initial Inspection Prior To First Use Industry...

read more

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Falcon Cranes 2nd BQ GHD4510 at Palm Beach!

Falcon Cranes 2nd BQ GHD4510 at Palm Beach!

Last week Falcon Cranes erected their second brand new BQ GHD4510 Luffing Tower Crane onsite at Palm Beach for our friends at CRU Collective on the SIARN Beachfront Living Project. This marks the third waterfront development project that Falcon Cranes is servicing at...

read more

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