The National Association of Heavy Equipment Training Services (NAHETS) recently introduced the ADEPT (Adaptable Equipment Proficiency Testing) Certification. The ADEPT Heavy Equipment Operator Certification is designed to measure the knowledge and skills of an operator against industry and regulatory standards and expectations using a validated and transparent certification process. NAHETS offers ADEPT Heavy Equipment Operator… Read more »
Manitex Unveils 70-Ton Truck-Mounted Crane Manitex, Inc. has unveiled its newest truck-mounted telescopic crane, the 70-ton TC700. The crane is specifically designed to be used on commercial carriers, allowing operators quickly travel to and between job sites. Once on the job, the TC700′s ROC radio outrigger controls, swing-out outrigger design, on-board outrigger pads, and remote… Read more »
Kansas construction employment down 3.2% from last year Kansas was among 19 states losing construction jobs from March 2012 to March 2013, the Associated General Contractors of America said in a report Friday. The state lost 1,800 jobs from year ago, a drop of 3.2 percent, the AGC’s analysis of U.S. Labor Department data shows…. Read more »
Mission The mission of NAHETS, the National Association of Heavy Equipment Training Services, is to provide industry, government agencies, member schools, and operators innovative and flexible heavy equipment training and certification solutions that exceed industry standards and ensure that certified operators are safe and effective. NAHETS NAHETS is a specialized resource organization dedicated to the… Read more »
State creates fast track for vets to gain heavy equipment, truck licenses Posted on April 23, 2013 by Bill McMichael I read this great article on military heavy equipment training transitioning into occupational licensure read more here…..