Eric has worked with cranes for more than 20 years in positions ranging from oiler, to operator, to branch manager. He started his career in 1996 as a rigger with Reliable Rentals and most recently has served as a Project Manager for CraneWorks in Birmingham, Al. During his tenure at CraneWorks, Eric planned critical lifts for Southern Company, Duke Energy, Brasfield and Gorrie, Gray Construction, the Army Corp of Engineers, and NASA. He was also the First runner up in the 2015 Crane Operator and Rigger National Championship.
His current professional certifications include NCCO Operator, NCCO Rigger, and NCCO Practical Examiner. He is also OSHA 10 trained and a CIC Certified Rigger/Signalperson.
Eric brings his extensive industry experience as well as his love of the business to the CraneU team, where he will be responsible for heavy equipment training and inspections, as well as lift plans.