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Pour-ready cameras

HoistCam camera systems suit general contractors deploying cranes for concrete pours. The HC140 low profile wireless model attaches to the hook block with magnets to provide the operator with line-of-sight in blind pours. The HC180 is a rugged wireless model featuring an armored dome; it’s designed for long-term use in environments demanding durability and reliability, and delivers day and night vision capability.

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Outrigger pads

Recessed Radius SafetyTech outrigger pads are billed as unbreakable due to their engineered thermoplastic construction.

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Five-section, 38-m boom pump

The new S 38 SX combines a tight front outrigger spread, just under 23 feet, with a lightweight design and five-section boom exhibiting articulation capabilities exceeding other styles. Affording 107-ft. and 122-ft. horizontal and vertical reach, it is available in a three-axle configuration with cab-over truck or as a four-axle version with conventional truck to meet federal bridge laws.

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Drone-enabled inventory management

Company’s Inventory Management Starter Pack, available on quarterly terms, offers a Stockpile Reports service phone/drone license, plus DJI Phantom 4 Pro craft and Apple iPhone 7. Construction materials and contractor customers use the drone and device to measure stockpiles from the air and ground.

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Reusable rebar safety cap

Company has recently added the OSHA-compliant Preco Safety Rebar Cap. Absent breakable fins, it enables cap reuse for protecting workers and pedestrians from vertically protruding rebar.

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