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OSHA Delays Crane Operator Evaluation Documentation Requirement

Posted on: February 11th, 2019

In response to industry requests, OSHA has announced it is delaying full enforcement of its requirement for employers to evaluate their crane operators. In a memorandum to OSHA Regional Administrators and State Plans, OSHA Acting Director of the Directorate of Construction Scott Ketcham stated that during the first 60 days of enforcement (until April 15, 2019), OSHA will evaluate…

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Venturo® Releases New Crane Safety Control Management System

Posted on: January 23rd, 2019

CINCINNATI, Ohio (January 22, 2019) – The role of technology in the American service truck industry is playing a significantly more important role in new product development.  One of the biggest impacts has been the development and acceptance of PLC systems (Programmable Logic Controls).  These European-style control systems give the user greater control and safety…

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Venturo® Introduces New 7,800 lb HT45KX Hydraulic Service Crane

Posted on: January 23rd, 2019

CINCINNATI, Ohio (January 22, 2019) – Venco Venturo Industries has introduced the all new Venturo HT45KX full-hydraulic service crane.  This crane features a maximum lifting capacity of 7,800 lbs and up to 25 ft of boom reach. This new crane was developed with a lighter-weight, hexagonal boom structure and crane housing which gives service truck…

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Venturo® Introduces New Variation of the ET12KX Electric Crane

Posted on: January 23rd, 2019

CINCINNATI, Ohio (January 22, 2019) – Venco Venturo Industries has introduced a new variation of one of its most popular cranes.  The ET12KX-P is now a 3,500 lb electric-hydraulic service crane with a fully-powered boom extension up to 16 ft. This crane was developed with the operator in mind, giving them a fully-powered crane without…

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Venco Venturo Industries Achieves NTEA MVP Status Renewal

Posted on: January 11th, 2018

CINCINNATI, Ohio (January 10, 2018) – The National Truck Equipment Association (NTEA) has again recognized Venco Venturo Industries under its Member Verification Program (MVP) during the quarter ended December 2017 for its ongoing commitment to professionalism, industry knowledge and high performance. Venco Venturo has received MVP status for another three-year term, which will be up…

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Water District Uses Cranes to Increase Worker Productivity and Safety

Posted on: September 26th, 2017

The Kennebunk, Kennebunkport & Wells Water District (KK&W Water District) is a quasi-municipal water utility that was established in 1921 by an act of the Maine State Legislature. The service area, the second longest in Maine, extends 25 miles along the York County coastline and includes the Towns of Kennebunk, Kennebunkport, Wells, Ogunquit, Arundel and…

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VC1000 Van Crane Helps Transport Auto Parts in Rockville, MN.

Posted on: January 24th, 2017

VC1000 Van Crane Helps Transport Auto Parts in Rockville, MN.  A very big thank you to Aaron Miller, Bob Witzmann and Cole at Automotive Parts Specialists in Rockville, Minnesota for allowing me to tag along with them on their parts deliveries and pick-ups. The VC1000 Van Crane did its job all the way up to…

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