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Become a Shining Star Operator with NCCCO Recertification

NCCCO now offers special two-star merchandise for operators that have recertified with the accreditation program.  Among the items available are hats, hard-hat stickers, patches and embroidery.  Tara Whittington, Program Manager for NCCCO confirmed that a Read More


Gasparilla Distance Classic in February 2011

As part of the City of Tampa’s Gasparilla festivities, Publix is sponsoring a Gasparilla 5k Distance Classic challenge race on Saturday, February 26, 2011.  For the second year running, Sims Crane & Equipment Co. plans to enter Read More


December 2010 Newsletter Mails This Week

Booming UP, the monthly newsletter for Sims Crane & Equipment Co. mails this week.  It has a schedule and details on the formatting for the upcoming Crane Rodeo event planned in February, this month’s employee birthdays Read More

December 7th, 2010 | Tags:

Easy Carmel Frosting Cake…A Sims Safety Department Secret

This recipe slipped out of the safety department, and it sounded so simple, we had to share it with you.  You need just a few ingredients… 1 Can of Carnation Sweetened Condensed Milk 1/2 stick Read More

December 7th, 2010 | Tags:

Sims Crane sets a new sign for the Straz Center

The Straz Center in downtown Tampa, FL got its new sign last week, as Bubba Tillis from Sims Crane & Equipment Co. lifted the sign with a Grove GMK 5240 All Terrain mobile crane from Sims, to its Read More


Sims Crane to send Crane Rodeo Winner to Vegas

Sims Crane & Equipment Co. (“Sims Crane”) will be hosting a local Crane Rodeo in Tampa, FL on February 12, 2011 in preparation for the upcoming ConExpo/ConAg event in Las Vegas.  President Steve Stodghill comments that Read More


Bob Berry Announced as Sims Safety Director

TAMPA, FL – Imagine yourself on a jobsite during the ’70 as a Volkswagen van, now vintage to contemporary nostalgia, pulls up to the site, it’s outside decorated with all the fanfare of laughter that Read More


New mobile crane hand signal app for smart phones.

SC&RA now offers access to Crane Hand Signals as a free mobile app, available in the iTunes App Store. The Crane Operator Hand Signals app gives users instant access to all necessary crane hand signals. Read More


ConExpo Crane Rodeo

Maximum Capacity Media will be hosting a Crane Operator Rodeo at the 2011 ConExpo in Las Vegas in March of next year.  The Crane Rodeo will be open to anyone registered for the ConExpo show, and will feature Read More


Behind the Magic on HGTV

With the holidays in full effect and Thanksgiving Day just behind us, you can really feel the Christmas spirit in full effect as people have begun decorating their homes, schools and workplaces.  Disney’s holiday department Read More

November 30th, 2010 | Tags: , , ,

ABC Trap Shoot Friday, November 19

As the week winds down and we near Friday, we are preparing for the ABC Trap Shoot event at the Silver Dollar Shooter Club in Odessa, FL.  The Sims Crane team will be there showing Read More

November 17th, 2010 | Tags: , ,

2011 Calendars, headed to the presses…

Every year, Sims Crane & Equipment Co. has a long standing New Year tradition of distributing wall and desk calendars.  Over the years, our desk calendars have become iconic in our local area and can be seen Read More

November 12th, 2010 | Tags:

Golf and Fellowship

Yesterday, members of our Sims Crane team had the opportunity to play in the Mosaic Riverview golf outing at Diamond Hill Golf and Country Club in Dover, FL.  All of the players enjoyed great weather and Read More


Launch of 2011 Sims Marketing Campaign

As we wrap up 2010, Lift Lines and our company newsletter will provide more access to industry safety and training information as well as updates on the company.

November 9th, 2010 | Tags: ,