Technology Committees

Cranes Technology Committee

MISSION: To develop specifications for safe and dependable cranes that can be properly designed, installed and maintained; and to promote new technologies and communicate more efficient operational and maintenance practices through networking for the continuous improvement of heavy industrial overhead cranes.


AIST Staff Engineer
Ken Landau

Mick Foster
Sterling Steel Company LLC

Vice Chair
Mark McGinley
Hall Industries, Inc.

Upcoming Meetings

Cranes Technology Committee Meeting

Date: 20 November 2019    Location: The Peabody Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee
Contact: Ken Landau +1.724.814.3036 

Cranes Technology Committee Meeting

Date: 04 February 2020    Location: TBD, Las Vegas, Nevada
Contact: Ken Landau +1.724.814.3036 

Technology Training

27th Crane Symposium

Date: 07 June 2020    Location: Omni William Penn Hotel, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Contact: Jessica Yurko +1.724.814.3070 

Past Committee Activities

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AIST Charlie Totten Crane Innovator Award

This award recognizes distinguished achievements determined by the Cranes Technology Committee.

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New Technology Committee Members

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