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Boscaro Self-Dumping Bins Assist with Mine Site Clean-up

Built at the turn of the century, during Washington’s short-lived mining boom, the Pride of the Woods mine was abandoned by the 1920s, leaving behind mine tailings laden with toxic metals like lead and arsenic. These tailings had been leaching into the soil and nearby groundwater, posing serious health and environmental threats to both man and nature.

While other abandoned mine sites in t…

Our Role in Building Tomorrow

Last year we bought the self-erecting, full-sized tower and training divisions of Eagle West Cranes and renamed ourselves the Bigfoot Crane Company. Since then we have been an integral part of many construction projects in Western Canada either selling or renting cranes.

When the market collapsed in 2008 the construction industry in general slowed down and therefore the need for cranes.

Self-Erect Crane – Deep Cove Solution

Self-Erect Crane – A Rough Terrain Solution
With one of our more scenic jobs in picturesque Deep Cove, Eagle West Equipment (acquired by Bigfoot Crane Company) installed a 35 meter self erect crane with luffing jib on a really interesting residential job. The photos illustrate some of the problem solving scenarios that our self erect cranes can provide for builders who may find their projects…

Amtrak Utilizes the Crane Spreader Bar System by Boscaro

Amtrak, the passenger train company based in the USA, runs more than 300 trains on a daily basis. When Amtrak needed valuable train car components lifted for transport to the Mid-West, a Delaware based company, Active Crane Rentals, Inc. was hired to perform the hoists.
In order to maximize on their lifting capacity, Active Crane planned to perform a straight line pull. To protect the sides of…

Case History – City Crane in Vancouver’s Gastown District

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When Haebler Construction needed a crane to deal with extra tight working conditions during their reconstruction of the historic “Garage Building” in the Gastown district of downtown Vancouver Canada it was Eagle West Equipment Inc. (acquired by Bigfoot Crane Company) to the rescue.

Eagle West organized and executed a set of well planned lifts to rig the San Marco SMT 551 city cran…

Case History – Self Erecting Tower Crane Efficiency

A San Marco SMH 420 Self Erecting Tower Crane Supplied by Eagle West (acquired by Bigfoot Crane Company) cut production time on this project by 45%Westridge Construction Ltd. of Regina, Saskatchewan (www.westridge.ca) faced an interesting construction project. They were under contract to build a $12,000,000.00 three story office complex with each floor being 20,000 square feet plus a partia…

Case History – Floating Crane

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When: April 2010, About 12 months (Winter off)

Where: Bow Lake, Strafford, New Hampshire

Customer: Whitcher Builders

Crane: San Marco SMH 421 Self Erecting Crane

What: Smedley Crane & Rigging has put a San Marco SMH 421 Self Erecting Crane on a barge.This is a very innovative crane set up and is the first of its kind with the self erector. They are helping build a house on an…

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