Safety

Our client’s, the public’s & our own safety are of the highest importance here at Sharp Cranes. To ensure ongoing safety we devote the necessary time & resources to the following areas:

· Suitable Job Planning

We tailor our JSA’s, lift plans & risk assessments to be comprehensive & consistent with legislative and customer requirements.

· Compliance With Legislation

We are fully compliant with AS2550.1/5 (“Cranes, hoists & winches – Safe Use – General requirements”/”Cranes, hoists & winches – Safe Use – Mobile cranes) & AS2550.10 (“Cranes – Safe Use – Elevating work platforms”). We also comply with any specialised site or customer requirements.

· Staff Experience & Training

Our personnel are highly trained above normal standards with most having Open Class Crane Licenses (100+ tonne), Advanced Riggers tickets, multi combination Truck Drivers Licenses, EWP Licences & Forklift Licences.

Our experience extends beyond pure equipment operation to project management allowing us to assist you in achieving your project success.

· Equipment

Sharp Cranes operates the highest quality equipment ensuring that it is easy to operate & reliable for maximum user safety & convenience.

We mainly operate JLG brand access equipment as well as Franna, Liebherr, Kato & Tadano cranes.

· Equipment Maintenance

Sharp Cranes services & maintains equipment to the highest levels to maximise safety & productivity on site. Cranes are subject to third party annual inspections per Australian Standards (2550.1 and 2550.5) & we ensure full compliance by utilising the CICA “Green Sticker” program.

Access equipment is serviced & maintained to comply with AS2550.10. Maximising equipment reliability.

As well as operational inspections before use, lifting equipment (slings, shackles etc) are inspected periodically & records kept in the form of sling registers.