Crane Operators

FILE - Construction is under way on two buildings on the west side of Manhattan in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

New Licensing Requirements To Take Effect For NYC Crane Operators

Crane operators will now have pass specially designed tests to meet stricter safety requirements.


A strike could've threatened constructin of the Barclays Center arena at Atlantic Yards (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

No Strike For NYC Crane Operators Friday

Louis Coletti of the Building Trade Employers Association says two unions representing crane operators, excavators and maintenance engineers agreed on a new contract less than two hours before their contracts expired.