Tower Cranes North America (TCNA) is a regular gathering of hundreds of key players in the tower crane industry. Usually a live event held in the US on October 22nd, 2020. It was an online event that covered a wide range of topics to help businesses operate tower cranes more safely and efficiently.

Tower Cranes North America (TCNA) is a regular gathering of hundreds of key players in the tower crane industry. Usually a live event held in the US on October 22nd, 2020. It was an online event that covered a wide range of topics to help businesses operate tower cranes more safely and efficiently.

The speakers and topics of the 2020 event were as follows:

Business cycles in the tower crane market

Mike Heacock, Vice President, Sales at Morrow Equipment Company

Forecasts for construction activity

Kenneth Simonson, Chief Economist, Associated General Contractors of America (AGC)

Tower crane insurance and contractual risk options

Jeff Haynes, EPP, National Head of Heavy Equipment Practice, USI Insurance Services

Randy Proos, VP, National Heavy Equipment, USI Insurance Services

Safe assembly and disassembly of tower cranes

Mike Walsh, President, Dearborn Engineers & Constructors, Inc.

Round table on crane inspections chaired by D. Ann Shiffler, editor of ACT magazine.

Attendees:

Joe Churan, Training Center Instructor, Morrow Equipment

JR Moran, Crane Operations Manager, Brasfield & Gorrie (B & G)

Jeffrey Hammons, President, JHam Group Consulting

Landlord and contractual obligations

Brian Rolston, CFO, P&J Arcomet

The event had four main sponsors: Comansa, Jaso Tower Cranes, Manitowoc’s Potain, and Terex.

The supporting sponsors were: ENG Cranes, Morrow, Pintsch Bubenzer, Quarz, RaycoWylie, Wolffkran and Zoomlion.