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SWaM Certification

We are pleased to announce that this morning we received our SWaM Certification from the Virginia Department of Minority Business Enterprise (DMBE). SWaM Certification allows us to compete with larger companies when bidding on VDOT jobs and other Virginia government contracts. For more information about SWaM and the DMBE, visit their web site at http://www.dmbe.virginia.gov/aboutus.html. […]

By |June 27th, 2014|Crane Rentals, Rent A Crane News|0 Comments

Cell Tower

Hoisting a man cage to work on a cell tower in Haymarket, VA on May 1st using a 70-ton Grove.

 

By |May 9th, 2014|Crane Rentals, Rent A Crane News|0 Comments

Howard Barnes FitzGerald

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our long-time boss, coworker, family member and friend, Howard Barnes FitzGerald. Barnes, as he was known to friends, family and coworkers, was one of the three founding FitzGerald brothers who made their start as steel workers with Arlington Iron Works. In 1957, he headed […]

By |December 7th, 2012|Crane Rentals, Rent A Crane News|0 Comments

Communication Tower

On Friday November 9, our 110-ton crane was sent to a cell tower site in Stafford, VA. This tower was deemed to be 4 feet too tall by the Federal Aviation Administration because of it’s proximity to the nearby Stafford Regional Airport. As a result, the tower owner decided to cut the tower and reduce […]

By |November 15th, 2012|Crane Rentals, Rent A Crane News|0 Comments

Helicopter Crane

On Saturday November 8, we helped one of our customers, Colonial Webb, to stage their air conditioning units for a helicopter lift. When a lift is too large to complete with a mobile crane, a helicopter crane may be your best option. One example of this type of lift involves replacing an air conditioning unit […]

By |November 8th, 2012|Crane Rentals, Rent A Crane News|0 Comments

Welcome to Rent-A-Crane

Welcome to our new blog. Come back often to see updates about upcoming jobs and pictures of jobs that have been completed. You can send me pictures of your jobs to post here as well. We will also post information about training sessions and events that will be open to the public. For more information […]

By |September 26th, 2012|Crane Rentals, Rent A Crane News|0 Comments