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Worldwide Service: Cab Repair

Finished project WHECO’s customer in the Caribbean had experienced an accident where their rough-terrain crane was not properly secured to a low-bed trailer and overturned, causing considerable structural damage to the upper frame, crushing the cab, and various other sheet-metal body parts. The logistics of sending the parts to the USA for repair made the [...]

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Link-Belt HTC8670 IROAN

WHECO provided an IROAN—Inspect & Repair Only as Necessary—to a Link-Belt HTC8670 hydraulic truck crane. For a small crane rental company, its 70-ton Link-Belt crane was the bread and butter of its rental fleet, and needed some work to keep it productive. WHECO suggested an IROAN, which is based on an inspection of the machine, [...]

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Repair of Long Reach Excavator Booms

WHECO Houston’s customer was faced with the prospect of having to purchase new booms for their three excavators, as the bottom plates had been damaged while being used with thumb attachments. The cost of a new replacement for the excavator booms would have been in the region of $180,000. WHECO offered an engineered repair solution [...]

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