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Cranes101 Safety Portal

Cranes Aerial Truck Service and Cranes101’s new Safety Portal is designed to assist with managing and streamlining recordkeeping for crane safety inspections and employee training and certifications. The portal boasts three main sections. The training section has a schedule for in-person classes and allows registration through the portal. Classes range from heavy-equipment-operator certification to continuing […]

Nesco acquires Custom Truck One Source

Nesco Holdings, Inc., of Fort Wayne, Indiana, announced in December it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Custom Truck One Source (CTOS) for $1.475 billion. CTOS, a 23-year TCIA Corporate Member company based in Lynchburg, Virginia, and Nesco are providers of specialized truck and heavy-equipment solutions including rental, sales and aftermarket parts and […]

Andy Felix receives MAA VISTA Award

Andy Felix, owner of Tree Tech, Inc., a dual-accredited, 44-year TCIA member company based in Foxboro, Massachusetts, recently was named the 2020 VISTA Award winner by the Massachusetts Arborists Association (MAA). Felix was honored for his lifetime achievement in the field of arboriculture. Established in 2000, the VISTA Award is the highest honor MAA bestows […]

Davey Resource Group buys EEE Consulting

Davey Resource Group, Inc. (DRG), a subsidiary of The Davey Tree Expert Company, has purchased the assets of EEE Consulting, Inc. (3e), of Virginia. Founded in 1998, 3e operates in the Richmond and Blacksburg areas and provides environmental and engineering services to the public and private sectors. The acquisition was made by Wetland Studies and […]

More States Legalize Marijuana with November Ballot Initiatives

On November 3, voters in five states overwhelmingly approved ballot measures to legalize medical or adult-use marijuana and impose taxes on marijuana sales ranging from 6.6% to 20%. In New Jersey, Arizona, South Dakota and Montana, voters approved referendums legalizing recreational marijuana use for anyone at least 21 years old. Voters in South Dakota also […]

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