JJ Curran Crane’s Mark Wade Named to SC&RA’s Crane & Rigging Group Safety Education & Training Committee
Detroit, MI. — JJ Curran Crane VP of Sales & Operations, Mark Wade was recently named to the Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association’s (SC&RA) Crane & Rigging Group Safety Education & Training Committee. Mark will serve a three-year term from 2021 – 2024.
The committee’s mission is to monitor events and recommend actions on safety related issues effecting the Crane & Rigging industry. The members meet three times a year, to discuss safety programming, legislative, regulatory and standard settings, as well as act as liaison with the Ironworkers/Labor Management Safety Advisory Committee.
“I am honored to be invited to join this committee and represent JJ Curran,” said Wade. “I hope to deepen my knowledge of the industry from a different perspective and contribute to a group that helps improve safety and continued education of the workforce.”
Mark Wade joined JJ Curran Crane in 2016 and oversees daily operations. He is integral in the company’s safety program and planned and implemented the company’s COVID-19 response that enabled the company to continue work throughout the pandemic. Mark brings five years of industry experience and 24 years of leadership experience in the automotive industry to the committee.
JJ Curran Crane Company has been involved with the Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA) for 44 years.
About JJ Curran Crane
JJ Curran Crane Company is an industry leader in crane equipment rental throughout the Midwest. Their equipment represents the industry’s strongest brands including Liebherr, Manitowoc, Grove, Tadano, & Link-Belt. Their fleet consists of hydraulic cranes ranging from 8 to 450 tons and includes crawler cranes, tower cranes, and other lifting equipment. Safety is always top priority, which is why JJ Curran is 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 is an international trade association of more than 1,400 members from 46 nations. Members are involved in crane and rigging operations, specialized transportation, machinery moving and erecting, industrial maintenance, millwrighting, concrete pumping, manufacturing, and rental. 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.