The Manitex M150, a fixed-cab rough terrain crane, was introduced at CONEXPO 2014 earlier this month in Las Vegas, NV. At only 11 feet tall this crane is ideal for tight spaces.
This crane features:
- 15-ton capacity
- 4 wheel drive
- multiple boom configurations
- two-door cab
- joystick controls
- full LMI and anti-two-block system
- 62 1/2 feet maximum boom length
- 85 1/2 feet maximum tip height
- 20 foot jib option
Florida Crane Owner’s Council, Inc. (FCOC) now has a new executive board.
Chairman: Randy Strickland, Lakeland Crane
Vice Chair: Jim Bryson, Bryson Crane Rental Service
Treasurer: Hugo Verez, Kelly Tractor Company
Secretary: Jeff McGeary, Allied Insurance Brokers
Immediate Past Chair: William ‘Bill’ Hershner, Kelly Tractor Company
John Wessel remains the Managing Director.
FCOC’s mission is to address the issues and concerns brought forth by crane owners and associated industries in an effort to provide a safe and efficient future for Florida’s crane industry.
FCOC also co-hosted the 2013 Regional Crane Operator Skills Challenge held at Crane Institute of America’s facility near Orlando, Fla. Where many area FCOC members’ crane operators competed for the Championship held at CONEXPO March 2014 in Las Vegas, Nev.