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2015 Power-Gen Press Release

DICA offers Safe Equipment Setup Solutions for Material Handling in Critical Power Plant Applications Dec. 7, 2015 (Guthrie Center, Iowa) Safe crane setup is essential for work conducted in power plants. Many material handling activities in power plants can be categorized as critical lifting because…
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DICA's SC&RA Presentation Receives High Marks

DICA CEO, Kris Koberg presented at the 2015 SC&RA Crane and Rigging Workshop in Denver, CO.  His presentation has been posted to the SC&RA website. The presentation covered industry regulations regarding ground conditions and proper equipment setup. It also offered practical advice on…
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DICA Takes Outrigger Pad Engraving to the Next Level

Throughout our history, when posed with a challenge we've done our best to take it on. Our first challenge, helped inspire the creation of DICA when our founder Dick Koberg was asked, "Can you build me a better outrigger pad?". We recently received a new challenge, "can you recreate the detail in…

OSHA Fines Could Increase Over 80 Percent Next Year

The news of OSHA's most recent directive is posted on the National Law Review website. The full content of the article can be viewed below. OSHA’s new directive specifically addresses foundational support under cranes as a primary inspection target.  DICA’s SafetyTech Outrigger Pads and FiberMax…
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Special Duty Outrigger Pads Meet Unique Needs of Tree Care Professionals

DICA to display Cavity and Cleated SafetyTech Outrigger Pads at TCI Expo November 9, 2015 (Guthrie Center, Iowa) DICA announces that two popular Special Duty SafetyTech® outrigger pads will be on display in Booth 1619 during the Tree Care Industry Expo (TCI Expo) in Pittsburgh, Pa., Nov. 12-14, 2015.…
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DICA Congratulates Crane Operator Champion

Oct. 13, 2015 (Guthrie Center, Iowa) DICA Outrigger Pads congratulates Kenneth Bowyer of All Crane Rental, who was named the Champion Crane Operator at a competition held last month at the International Construction & Utility Expo in Louisville, Ky. While Bowyer did all the hard work of displaying…

Safety First: 10 Steps to Safer Crane Setups

Safety has always been a top priority at DICA, as it is with all the best utility, construction, crane and rigging, mining and tree care companies. In the past we've discussed the best ways to ensure a successful crane setup, and there's never a bad time to re-up these helpful safety tips. No…
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2015 ICUEE Press Release

Press releases and high-resolution photos available at http://dicausa.com/category/press-releases/ New FiberMax frame further cuts weight and reduces crane pad transportation costs (Released Sept. 23) DICA Outrigger Pads gets in on the act at The Demo Expo: Bucket trucks, cranes, and drilling…
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DICA Gets in on the Act at The ICUEE Demo Expo

Sept. 15, 2015 (Guthrie Center, Iowa) In the spirit of The Demo Expo, where attendees can test run utility and construction equipment, DICA Outrigger Pads (Booth #2141) announces that SafetyTech® Outrigger Pads will provide proper setup foundation for many outrigger-enabled machines on display at the…