Crane Institute of America

Key Issues Facing the Global Crane Industry

The new president of Terex Cranes, Tim Ford, was a speaker at the World Crane & Transport Summit 2013 held in Amsterdam on October 29-30, 2013. Ford addressed issues that the crane industry faces not only in the United States, but globally as well. In his speech, he mentions that safety needs to be priority number one and would require a “change in thinking, change in practices, and a change in expectations.” Watch Ford’s entire speech here.


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