The crew you have working for your construction company may be competent and capable of handling a variety of machinery. However, the workers on this crew may lack the training, experience, and licensing to handle heavy-duty machinery like cranes.
Even so, you may have clients that hire you for projects that require the use of this type of machinery. Instead of expecting your crew to undergo training and secure licensing to work it, you can hire a professional crane operation service for those particular projects.
Delivery and Setup of Crane Equipment
When you retain a crane operation service for your project, you can have the crane and related equipment delivered and set up on the job site. You might lack a flatbed that is large and durable enough to haul a crane all the way to the job site. You also may have no idea of how to drive one of these machines yourself.
However, the crew for the crane operation service can drive or haul the cranes to the job site. They can also set up the crane to ensure it is safe to use and located in a practical area of the job site where it will not interfere with other machinery or workers.
The machine operators for the crane operation service also have the training and licensing to work the crane safely. They have the experience to use it for the required aspects of the project. They also ensure they do not harm members of your own crew or vehicles, machinery, or property on the job site your company owns.
The crane operation service may also have its own insurance that you can count on as a safeguard during the project. This insurance may lower your own company's liability if the crane is mishandled during the work or causes someone to get injured. The insurance policy for the crane operation service may cover such accidents and spare your own company's policy from having a claim made against it.
The insurance for the crane operation service may also cover damages and repairs to the crane. You may avoid having to pay for all of these costs out of your own pocket.
A crane operation service can benefit projects for which your business has been hired. The workers for it can deliver, set up, and use the crane safely. The crane operation service may also have its own insurance that can lower your company's liability for accidents, repairs, or damages to the crane.
To learn more, contact a company like ANM Crane Services.