Category: Blog

The Crownsmen Podcast: Featuring Kate Lampson

In Episode 39 of The Crownsmen Podcast Kate Lampson takes us through operating a global company with the family dynamics, how these amazing cranes like the Lampson Transi-Lift LTL 3000 were developed, and the complex logistics of getting their giant cranes from one site to the next. Lampson Cranes has been onsite for iconic structures […]

The Lampson Golf Tournament: 2019

The heat of the Summer and roar of the Boat Races are all reminders that it is that time of year again. It’s time for the 36th Annual Lampson Golf Tournament! The idea for the tournament started as a way to give back to the Lampson employees, but has since turned into a vibrant and […]

Lampson & Grow Here Washington

Earlier this year Lampson had the pleasure of partnering with the Association of Washington Business on their “Grow Here Washington” campaign. Aimed at highlighting Washington businesses that are improving lives and helping the economy, the campaign features multiple Washington businesses that were born here and continue to grow and serve the community. We were humbled […]

Video: Bayway New Jersey

The Reactor was set at the Bayway Refinery in New Jersey. The lift was 830 tons at a 269’1 1/4” radius, which was 90.5% of Capacity. The Lampson Transi-Lift LTL-2600B was configured with 400’ of main boom, a jiblet, 120’ Stinger and 3,000 tons of Cwt. The lift and set went very smoothly taking approximately […]

AWB bus crisscrosses state, visits Tri-City manufacturing companies

Association of Washington Business’ bus rolled into Tri-Cities earlier this month as a part of its inaugural, statewide bus tour in support of the state’s manufacturers. The Tri-City stops included Delta High School, Lampson International and Barnard Griffin Winery. It makes sense the region was included in the statewide showcase as Benton and Franklin counties […]

Video: Refinery Project in Port Pirie (AU)

Lampson International worked with Nyrstar N.V., a mining and refinery business specializing in metals such as lead and zinc, for the six months.  The high risk site provided a challenge for the location of the site and the health precautions necessary for workers.

Video: Chevron Refinery

The Chevron refinery in Richmond, CA required a reactor and regenerator replacement as part of a major refinery upgrade during a 70-day shut down. This was a good project for the Lampson Transi-Lift 2600.  The regenerator lift was 950,000 pounds and the reactor lift was 550,000 pounds.  The biggest challenge of this project was assembly/disassembly […]