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Traffic Control Equipment Rentals

Road construction, repairs, and maintenance – including that done on highway bridges – almost always requires a temporary traffic control set up. This can range from a small flagging operation, to a large scale lane closure consisting of TTC signs, arrow boards, message boards, barricades, and truck mounted attenuators. Temporary Traffic Control (TTC), also referred […]

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McClain is a Top Ally for Bridge Maintenance Companies

America’s highway and railway bridges must be continually inspected, repaired, and maintained. And it’s not a small task! As most of those in the industry know, the United States has more than 617,000 bridges and, of these, almost 260,000 of them are 50 years old or more. That’s 42 percent of our bridges, by the […]

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Bucket Truck Rental

Unlike some larger, more complex aerial lift equipment such as under bridge inspection units with four articulated booms, a typical bucket truck rental is relatively straightforward and simple. Yet, the process of renting and operating any type of aerial access equipment is not really simple nor typical. You’ve determined that you need a reliable bucket […]

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At McClain & Co., Inc. Quality Matters And We Make Quality A Priority

“Work implies not only that somebody is supposed to do the job, but also accountability, a deadline and, finally, the measurement of results – that is, feedback from results on the work and on the planning process itself.” – Peter Drucker in Management: Tasks, Responsibilities, Practices Every company talks about quality, safety, service, and great […]

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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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