Crane & Rigging Resources

ASME Interpretations
This section includes standard interpretations approved by ASME for ITI's use to republish. The ASME B30 Committee is the standard-setting group for cableways, cranes, derricks, hoists, hooks, jacks, and slings.  The ASME P30 Committee is the standard-setting group for planning for the use of cranes, derricks, hoists, cableways, aerial devices and lifting accessories. Note: ASME - American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Blogs
We've got a lot to talk about. Read all three blogs covering the crane and rigging industry, including fields of training, consulting, manufacturing and much more.

ITI Bookstore Catalog
The ITI Bookstore is a World Leader in Crane & Rigging Resources including books, field reference materials, tools and more.  This document is very large and is a full display of every product in the Bookstore.

Info Kits, Whitepapers, and eBooks
Enjoy crane and rigging information via info kits, videos, articles, whitepapers, and eBooks!

ITI Crane & Rigging Training Catalog
You will love the adjustments we made to this year's catalog.  Click to learn about course pairings as well as how to download the PDF.

Showcase Webinar Series
Once every month, ITI President/CEO Mike Parnell hosts visitors to an hour-long, interactive presentation on a topic relevant to our industry.  Guest speakers also frequent episodes.  Also, you are able to view all past recordings and download presentation files.

Cost of Training Worksheet
Utilize this Worksheet to evaluate your internal and external costs of training.

What is the True Cost of Training?
This is not a trick question. Nor is the answer, "The fees paid to the training company." These fees typically represent only about 7-10% of the actual cost of the training. Find out why.

Cross-Industry Education
So you want to learn about oil and gas, construction, maritime, or even the mining industry?  Start here with must-know keywords and an awesome learning tool accompaniment.

E-Learning Demo Videos
Come check out our quick demo videos showcasing ITI E-Learning courses including: Basic Rigger, Signalperson & Crane Basics, Intermediate Rigging, Advanced Rigging, and more!

Lift Count Calculator
The ITI Lift Count Calculator helps management groups grasp the potential for incidents by using a fill-in-the-blanks approach to assess their exposure to accidents by tallying standard lifts and critical lifts.  Check it out!

LinkedIn Groups
Notable LinkedIn Groups where ITI is involved in the conversation.

OSHA Construction Crane Rules
Regarding the new Federal OSHA Construction Crane Rule 29CFR1926.1400, find a series of videos explaining the ins and outs of the entire Rule.  The series began on October 1, 2010 - find more posts throughout the end of the year.

ITI Newsroom
Stay up-to-date on industry news and articles specific to ITI.

The Professional Rigger Newsletter
The Professional Rigger, a quarterly publication, has been in circulation for over 20 years.   

Videos
Collection of informative videos on crane and rigging terminology, certification information and much more.

Associations
Here is a list of associations from around the crane & rigging industry.

ITI's Crane & Rigging Library
An effort to compile industry information, documents, articles, etc. - for your viewing pleasure.  Open-source, please recommend documents to add.