Crane Parts Blog

9/13/2017 3:10:49 PM
This discontinued all-terrain crane is an MVP at many of the job sites we support. LC Crane technicians have been servicing these monsters for as long as we’ve been in business. In this article, we’ll review this workhorse crane’s specifications and features.

7/15/2017 10:00:00 AM
Cranes are among the most common pieces of equipment seen on demolition and construction sites. A proper understanding of a crane's components, along with which crane parts are most commonly replaced, will help ensure you get the most out of your crane.

7/11/2017 11:00:00 AM
Demag is a worldwide provider of industrial cranes, crane components, and related services. Based in Dusseldorf, Germany, Demag has been part of the Terex Corporation since 2011.

6/29/2017 5:19:12 PM
When a crane goes down, whether due to original parts breaking or reaching the end of their usable life, it’s important that you have a supplier who can deliver what you need quickly.

4/21/2017 4:18:51 PM
Here are the crawler cranes from Terex/Demag that we regularly service and source parts for.

3/29/2017 6:13:34 PM
You already know LC Crane delivers quality factory-stocked crane parts, crane repair and rebuild services, and diagnostic assistance with all mobile cranes. But here are seven more reasons service managers and parts managers depend on us to keep their business going strong day after day.

1/17/2017 4:39:48 PM
You can trust LC Crane Parts and Service to be your resource for high-quality factory-stocked mobile crane parts, crane repair and rebuild services, plus diagnostic assistance.

1/17/2017 2:38:08 PM
Overhead cranes are common industrial cranes that (as the name implies) can carry large, heavy loads "overhead.” This ability is supremely important for industries that have unused space above their other materials, or above aisles that need to be used for other purposes.

1/15/2017 1:38:47 PM
Tower cranes lift heavy loads efficiently and safely and can be found on almost every major construction site in America.

1/9/2017 12:34:17 PM

Structurally damaged cranes may be unsafe to repair, meaning manufactures won't take the job. And going to the distributor for even small repairs may mean a long turnaround and high repair costs.

1/3/2017 12:00:00 PM
Terex is a manufacturer of equipment for a variety of industries, including construction, mining and refining. From its beginnings as a division of General Motors, Terex has grown to become a global corporation that sells equipment in over 170 countries.

9/12/2016 12:59:43 PM
Tower cranes lift heavy loads efficiently and safely and can be found on almost every major construction site in America. Let's look at the components of these incredible machines.

8/19/2016 11:57:10 AM
Manufacturers have seen an incredible surge in demand as contractors realize the many advantages of running telescopic boom crawlers. Operators love the ease of use and owners love how they can help save time and enhance productivity.

8/9/2016 12:26:41 PM

The Terex RT 100 is a reflection of its design team's dedication. Created after extensive research and exhaustive testing, the model is a welcome addition to fleets around the globe. Researchers listened long and hard to customer feedback, and took an honest look at the real day-to-day needs of operators and owners.

8/7/2016 1:04:05 PM
Used cranes are fast becoming popular options for meeting customer demand with an affordable alternative. These days, end-users are purchasing 75% of used cranes at auctions, while only 2% of these cranes are being purchased by rental companies. Here, we'll discuss why buying used cranes can be one of the best financial decisions you could make.

7/11/2016 5:35:08 PM

To safely direct a load, a qualified signal person must be able to know the types of signals used at the work site. Here's an animated list of some of the more common mobile crane hand signals.

6/21/2016 1:34:53 PM
Don't blindly put your trust into just any crane service company. When selecting a company to provide crane repair and other services, put in the due diligence to make sure all your essential questions are answered, so you can have the confidence of knowing you're working with the right partner. 

6/21/2016 11:35:08 AM
Operating Hi-Ranger aerial devices just became significantly safer thanks to Terex Utilities. Terex, a leading manufacturer of lifting and material handling solutions, recently unveiled the new Terex Load Alert system option, which they say will supplement utility crews' current safe work practices. 

6/11/2016 2:19:37 PM
An overhead crane can make a huge difference in terms of material movement. An overhead crane has the ability to carry large, heavy loads, and drop them off at a machining shop that's also served by its own crane. 

5/31/2016 1:53:10 PM

Seven years ago, Terex dropped the Terex Demag line. Fleet managers at-large were disappointed, as the Demag line was always known for its efficiency and durability. Fortunately, Terex has decided to bring the Terex Demag Line back. It will now be known solely as Demag, and Terex will continue manufacturing and selling these high-quality, German-made cranes.

5/31/2016 1:40:44 PM

As your crane ages, it will likely encounter problems you can't easily identify. Its existing parts will need to be replaced or repaired. But, whatever the issue may be, it's important to have a local crane service company you trust on-hand when these problems arise.

4/27/2016 6:00:56 PM

Although military cranes can be used for standard construction activities, they can also fulfill military-specific purposes, such as ammunition handling, artillery barrel replacement, and other assignments.

4/17/2016 6:13:43 PM
At the moment, the Atlanta construction market has been slammed with a wide variety of projects, including cell phone towers, power lines, environmental work in power plants, and a few skyscrapers. These diverse jobs are expected to keep locals working within the city, and draw money back into the city's economy, which should keep current residents happy

3/31/2016 6:07:04 PM

The stakes are high when it comes to crane safety on the jobsite. Not only is there expensive property and equipment at stake, but a crane collapse can lead to tragic consequences. That's why it is of the utmost importance to always use a high quality anemometer to provide you with accurate wind condition data.

3/21/2016 6:12:39 PM

A crane's load chart is the key to its proper operation. In order to use the crane with maximum efficiency and efficacy -- and to avoid failures and accidents, the load chart must be consulted and accurately translated.

3/11/2016 6:24:07 PM

Larry Collier Crane Service is Atlanta's premier provider of Terex and Demag crane parts. The motto: "If you have cranes, we have what it takes to keep them up" isn't just a slogan. With thousands of cranes and crane parts for sale, the experts at Larry Collier can provide exactly what you need, right when you need it.

1/22/2016 5:36:38 PM

Tower cranes are on job sites all over the world. There are over 100,000 operating at any given time! Here are the basics you need to know about yours.

1/22/2016 5:12:24 PM

While counterfeit cranes may sound far-fetched, they are in fact a reality. Terex Cranes has publicly announced their cranes are now being counterfeited across the globe. Here's what you can do to protect yourself and your business.

1/22/2016 4:04:22 PM

Overhead cranes are especially popular in metal fabrication and manufacturing industries that take advantage of its two-directional travel. Learn more about them here!

1/4/2016 6:42:09 PM

Some holiday traditions take some heavy lifting. In Winterberg, Germany, the Bluggel company brought in a giant evergreen weighing 4,189 pounds. Friedrich Bluggel, owner of the crane company, selected a Terex Challenger 3180 to bring the tree into Winterberg.

12/24/2015 1:04:19 PM

Terex Material Handling and Port Solutions, a segment of Terex Corp., is currently celebrating 50 years of business excellence with the Demag cranes brand in North America. Larry Collier Crane Parts and Services has Demag and Terex parts, and also offers crane repair services on both Terex and Demag products.

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