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Civil | AMQUIP CRANE CORP. AmQuip ensures its customers have the crane or crane machinery necessary to handle all construction jobs. « When Sky is the Limit W AMQUIP SAYS ITS COMPLETE FLEET AND EXPERT PERSONNEL COVER ALL CRANE NEEDS IN THE INDUSTRY. AmQuip works to stay on the leading-edge hen a crane is needed on a of lifting technology. “We’ve made news Northeastern construction site, throughout the industry with the world introcompanies turn to AmQuip www.amquip.com ductions of new machines,” it claims. “We conCrane Corp. The company owns • Annual revenue: $24 million tinuously look for better, more effective ways and operates hundreds of cranes, ranging in • Headquarters: Trevose, Pa. to provide safe, cost-effective lifting services. size from small machines such as its 6-ton • Employees: 250 “The expertise we have obtained in crane industrial crane up to 500-ton all-terrain and • Service: Crane rental and sales safety operations, maintenance and service crawler cranes. through management of our own fleet has posiJoseph L. Wesley Sr. founded AmQuip in tioned AmQuip as a leading resource for people 1967. A professional crane operator, Wesley who want to buy or sell used cranes,” the comsaw an opportunity in a lack of cranes and pany continues, adding that it will buy used crane operators in the construction industry. –AmQuip equipment for resale. It has massive buying After mortgaging his home in Philadelphia to power with all OEMs, which allows it to offer buy his first crane, he formed American customers a competitive edge in the industry. Equipment Rental Co., which later became AmQuip in 1984. Since the company’s beginning, AmQuip has operated under the Full Fleet moniker “the crane people,” saying that it knows exactly what is needed AmQuip says its rental fleet features a complete range of equipment and expected for crane operations. “We understand the requirements of with cranes in nearly every size, from six to 660 tons. The company crane professionals and adhere to the highest professional standards,” describes itself as a “servant to two masters” – the customer who needs the company states. “As a result, we believe we employ the finest, mostlifting work done quickly and efficiently, and the professional crane skilled, safe group of operating engineers in our industry.” operator who’s going to do the job. AmQuip Crane Corp. “We understand the requirements of crane professionals and adhere to the highest professional standards.” CONSTRUCTION-TODAY.COM JANUARY 2010
Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Construction Today - January 2010
Construction Today - January 2010
Metrus Construction Limited: Le Parc Tower II
CJ Pink Ltd.
Costello Dismantling Co. Inc.
Allied Building Products Corp.
IDEURBAN: The St. Regis Mexico City
Jersen Construction Group
Killian Construction Co.: The Westin Hotel
Legacy Partners Residential: Riverpark
Strathcona Mechanical Ltd.
Tilton Pacific Construction Inc.
On the Cover
Product Showcase: Software and New Technology
Nicholson Construction Co.
Gilchrist Construction Co.
Turner Construction Co.: MIC Rental Car Center
Union Concrete Construction: Outer Harbor Parkway Project
D’Onofrio General Contractors Corp.
Worldwide Rental Services
AmQuip Crane Corp.
EIC Associates Inc.
Intercounty Paving Associates LLC: N.Y. Route 112
Matrix Design Group
Nicholson Construction Co.: Canton Dam
Wilson & Company Inc. Engineers and Architects: Rail Division
Group Lepine Ltd.
Laurysen Kitchens Ltd.
Aspen Ridge Homes: Vu Living
Walsh Construction: Sherman Replacement Hospital
PortSide Builders Inc.
Summit Builders Construction Co.: Classic Residence at Silverstone
Keystone Construction Corp.: Carmel Arts District Lofts
HDR Architecture Inc.
Brasfield & Gorrie LLC
Dimeo Construction Co.
EllisDon: North Park Quad Pad Arena
CANA Construction: TELUS World of Science
Cornerstone General Contractors Inc.
Harvey-Cleary Builders: City of Austin Public Safety Training Facility
Hensel Phelps Construction Co.: Granada Hills High School
Pirtle Construction Co.: City of Miami College
Sundt: East Contra Costa
Taylor & Parrish Inc.: Carole Weinstein International Center
Turner Construction Co.: Nationwide Children's Hospital
Turner Construction Co.: Duval Unified County Courthouse Facility
Weddle Brothers Construction Co. Inc.
AP Construction Inc.: Kensington Creative and Performing Arts High School
The Boldt Co.: Luther Midelfort Hospital Expansion
Choate Construction: NGCSU Projects
Donley’s LLC: Bavaro Hall at the University of Virginia
EllisDon: Woodstock General Hospital
McCarty Corp.: Maneuver Center of Excellence Headquarters
Munlake Contractors Inc.
Murray Company: Kiowa Country Memorial Hospital
River City Construction LLC
Skyline Roofing Ltd.
SpawGlass: Austin Community College Round Rock Campus
W.E. O’Neil Construction: Downtown Women's Center Project
CANA Construction: SMART Technologies
Ecco III Enterprises Inc.
G.W. Peoples Contracting Co.
ARCO/Murray National Construction Co. Inc.
Baker Electric Inc.
Chester Bross Construction Co.
Titan Wrecking & Environmental LLC
Last Look: Urban Landmarks
Construction Today - January 2010