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Jib Crane Strut Repair

Crane Jib Inspection This month WHECO Richland repaired a Jib Strut for a customer from out of state. A new replacement was no longer available which made a repair the logical way forward. Both main chords on the strut were damaged and one was beyond straightening.  Samples of the chord material were taken to determine [...]

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Manitowoc 888 Repair

Manitowoc Crane Inspection WHECO Houston was contacted recently by a major crane rental company in Houston, Texas for repair work on their Manitowoc 888. During the site visit WHECO was shown a side panel and battery box door which was dented and bent on the crane. The rental company explained that their customer  had installed [...]

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Foundation Drill Mast Repair

Foundation Drill Inspection Our Aiken, SC location was happy to be able to assist a customer in need this month. They were called for a damaged mast on a Foundation Drill that compromised the tubing and plate the mast is made of. They removed samples from the mast and sent them to the lab for [...]

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Sennebogen 870 Rail Repair

WHECO World Wide Services completed a machine down repair on the Sennebogen 870 that is shown here working at a rail facility in the Western United States. This High Duty Cycle unit was disassembled at the worksite and relocated to the nearest WHECO location for repair. During the facilities routine maintenance inspection of the 870, [...]

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WHECO Richland: Manitowoc Cab Repair

One of WHECO’s customers had an incident where the cab on their crane was severely damaged on a project. The cab was actually ripped from the superstructure, causing damage not only to the cab but to all the wiring and hydraulic components that attached to the cab. The lead time to order a new cab [...]

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