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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A Brief Guide to Under Bridge Inspections

There were more than 617,000 bridges in the United States as of 2019. Out of these, close to 260,000 of them – or 42 percent – are at least 50 years old. In addition, it’s been reported that 46,154, or almost eight percent of our nation’s bridges, are considered structurally deficient (SD). These statistics come […]

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We All Know The Venerable Snooper Truck, But What Is A ‘Snooper’ Truck?

Of course, we know that it is an underbridge inspection and maintenance truck. But what many people don’t realize is that not all underbridge trucks are Snooper™ underbridge vehicles.  While it is true that we’ve been referring to just about every articulated boom lift truck as “snoopers” for almost five decades now, the name “Snooper™” […]

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McClain & Co., Inc. – Your Preferred Source for Underbridge And Aerial Access Equipment

If your business involves the inspection, repair, and maintenance of highway bridges, then you understand and appreciate the value of reliable and versatile underbridge and aerial access vehicles and equipment. At McClain and Company, we know that so much more than productivity rests on the safety, reliability, and accessibility of our equipment. That is one […]

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Effective June 1, 2020. All Platform/Bucket Operators Must Be Certified to Operate in Accordance with ANSI A92.24-2018

All McClain & Co., Inc. Underbridge Inspection Unit drivers/operators have been certified and licensed in compliance with the new changes to ANSI/SAIA A92.24-2018 and A92.22-2020 standards. Each UBIU operator carries a certification card with him or her at all times. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ContactDeAnna Martin, Executive DirectorScaffold & Access Industry Association816.595.4860 | ANSI Board of Standards ReviewAnnounces Final […]

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McClain’s 75ft Underbridge Inspection Unit at the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge

The Tappan Zee Bridge, officially named the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge after former New York Governor Mario Cuomo, is a twin cable-stayed bridge spanning the Hudson River between Tarrytown and Nyack in the U.S. state of New York. The Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge is open to traffic as work continues on the bicycle/pedestrian […]

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2020 Cow Key 0K Bridge Run

Our team member, Stuart Hayslett, with the Underbridge Equipment Rental division, attended the 2020 Cow Key Zero K Bridge Run, which took place on February 29, 2020, in Key West. This fun race is a playful pun on popular Key West 5k races and the seven-mile bridge run. It was a fun weekend! Stuart is a certified underbridge access operator and trainer in compliance with the […]

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