McClain & Co., Inc. - 40ft Underbridge Inspection Unit Bucket Snooper Truck

How a Snooper™ Truck Makes Bridge Inspection Projects Easier

The venerable Snooper™ truck has been around for almost five decades now, the very first model being sold back in 1964. And they have been associated with bridge inspection and repair from the start. As we noted in an earlier article, the original equipment was designed to “inspect, repair, sandblast, paint” underneath bridge decks. And […]

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Common Projects That Require Bucket Truck Rental

In addition to bridge inspections and maintenance, both highway and railroad bridges, there are several common work projects that involve high reach. For a long term project, of course, one might prefer to make use of scaffolding to access an elevated and hard to reach area. But if your job is only going to take […]

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McClain Construction Equipment Makes Your Projects Easier

Bridge and highway construction is a vital part of our nation’s infrastructure and is necessary to keep the essential flow of transportation of goods moving. There have been numerous stories over the last few years bewailing the condition of our nation’s highway bridges, for example, and the overall condition of our roadways and transportation network […]

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Operating McClain & Co., Inc. Equipment: Certifications And Safety Requirements

In any industry where the risk of physical injury is present, safety is a primary consideration.  Safety, however, extends far beyond safe work practices and following required guidelines. In fact, safety in any field should involve much more than minimal adherence to OSHA safety requirements.  Additionally, maintaining and exercising a safe work environment also includes […]

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McClain & Co., Inc. Exemplifies The Spirit Of Employer Loyalty

Employee recognition is one of those business functions that are often talked about, is universally understood and supported, but is rarely executed in real life. In fact, from the perspective of the average employee, recognition and overt support from management is exceedingly rare. This was highlighted in a report from Gallup, “According to Gallup’s analysis, […]

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3 Reasons to Rent Your Equipment from McClain & Co., Inc.

If your work involves bridge inspections, whether that’s highway bridges or railroad structures, you need the best tools and equipment you can gain access to. No one has to tell you what is at stake in under bridge work, nor the need for reliable and versatile equipment to carry out that work. All of which […]

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Where McClain And Company Operates In The US

At McCain & Co., Inc. we are quite proud of our corporate office in beautiful Culpeper, Virginia. It has been our home since we began the company back in 1998 and continues to serve us well. However, over the years as we’ve grown and expanded, we have also managed to build a network of regional […]

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McClain & Co., Inc. - 40ft Underbridge Inspection Unit Bucket Snooper Truck

The Uses Of A SNOOPER™ Truck

For many of our customers, the first and foremost use for a SNOOPER™ truck is for under bridge applications. This could be, as an original SNOOPER™ put it, to “…inspect, repair, sandblast, paint” underneath a bridge deck. In fact, authentic Snooper™ under bridge inspection and maintenance trucks have been widely used for these purposes since […]

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What Makes McClain So Unique? An Employees POV

Companies, like people, are complex and multi-faceted. And no two are exactly alike. McClain & Co., Inc. known publicly for its long-standing tradition of delivering superb customer service, its high standards when it comes to equipment and safety, and the collective expertise, knowledge, and experience of its employees. But McClain and Company, along with owner […]

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McClain and Co., Inc Under Bridge Inspection Equipment Options

Equipment Used for Under Bridge Inspections

At McClain and Company, providing top-of-the-line bridge access equipment and under bridge inspection units is our specialty. Our selection of under bridge bucket and platform equipment is made up of a wide variety of vehicles from bucket trucks, vans, and aerial work platforms to heavy-duty truck-mounted units with under bridge access of over 70 feet. […]

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