JJ Curran Crane Employees Receive International Crane Operator Safety Award
Jake Lopez and Norm Bush Honored
(Detroit, MI) – JJ Curran Crane employees Jake Lopez and Norm Bush, have received the 2020 Crane Operator Safety Award from the Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association, an international organization comprised of more than 1,400 members from 46 nations.
The SC&RA Crane Operator Safety Award is presented to certified crane operators who exhibit exemplary work achievements, accumulating 10,000 consecutive man hours while recording zero accidents and incidents.
Safety is our first concern at JJ Curran Crane. We are dedicated to the most elite operator certification programs available – all our operators are CCO certified through the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators, (NCCCO). We work closely with Operating Engineers Local 324 and manufacturers to ensure our entire staff is up to date on the latest safety procedures specific to job sites and equipment.
Norm Bush and Jake Lopez together combine for 29 years of serving JJ Curran’s customers. They both make safety their top priority throughout the workday and are advocates for safety on the job site. Norm and Jake are vigilant about their daily safety tasks and continuing education. Safety is a discipline for both of these highly skilled, reliable crane operators.
Firms across the United States and around the world submit dozens of entries to the SC&RA Awards competition each year. The Awards program recognizes worldwide excellence in the crane, rigging and specialized transportation industry.
“I look forward to these awards every year because I know our operators work really hard to be safe and this is a great way to recognize their hard work. We are proud to have operators like Jake and Norm working for us and our customers.” – Mark Wade, VP of Sales & Operations.
About JJ Curran Crane Company
JJ Curran Crane Company is an industry leader in crane equipment rental throughout the Midwest. JJ Curran’s fleet has the largest capacity and longest reach all-terrain cranes in Detroit. We offer a complete selection of hydraulic cranes from 8 to 450 tons. Our equipment represents the industry’s strongest brands including Liebherr, Manitowoc, Grove, Tadano, & Link-Belt. We source conventional crawler and tower cranes and rent mobilifts, boom trucks, and shooting forklifts. Safety is our first concern. We are committed to the most elite operator certification programs available. JJ Curran is a Certified Detroit Based Business (DBB) and Detroit Small Business (DSB).
The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA) is an international trade association of more than 1,400 members from 46 nations. Our members are involved in specialized transportation, crane and rigging operations, machinery moving and erecting, industrial maintenance, millwrighting, manufacturing, and rental services. SC&RA helps members run more efficient and safer businesses by monitoring and affecting pending legislation and regulatory policies at the state and national levels and researching and reporting on safety concerns and best business practices. For more information, visit scranet.org.