In June 2016, the Boom Dolly Research Committee was mandated by the Crane Rental Association of Canada to:

  • Define and formulate the strategy and recommendations to be presented at the next Board Meeting, February 9th, 2017;


  • Make recommendations and propose changes as needed to ensure the maximum safety of crane operators, drivers and the general public, during travel to and from job sites;
  • Make recommendations to establish a standard weight increase for cranes.

Tim Bennett, Chair

The member companies participating on this committee are:

  • NCSG Crane & Heavy Haul Services
  • Liebherr Canada
  • Manitowoc Cranes
  • Nelson Manufacturing Co.
  • Myshack Crane & Rigging Ltd
  • Sarens Canada Inc.
  • Greenfield Products
  • BigFoot Crane Ltd.
  • LaPrairie Crane
  • The Alberta Crane Owners Association
  • Mammoet Canada
  • Terex Cranes
  • Link-Belt Cranes
  • Amherst Crane Rentals
  • Sterling Crane
  • Guay Inc.
  • TNT Crane & Rigging Canada Inc.
  • Irving Equipment
  • SC&RA

If you wish to participate to the work of this committee, please contact Claire Belanger-Parker
by email at: claire(at) or by phone at 306-585-2722.