Crane Training, Inspections Take Advantage of Latest Tech Tools

CONEXPO – Construction Trends and Technologies Newsletter

Technology is reshaping crane training and offering new tools for crane operations. Drones, simulators and other tools are rapidly moving from military exercises to commercial construction applications.

A year ago, Crane Industry Services (CIS) embarked on a study with CM Labs Simulations Inc., and West Georgia Technical College to determine the value of simulators in crane training. More recently, they began assessing the use of drones for use in crane training, crane inspections and lift planning.

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