A look back at the last 11 years working at UCEL

A look back at the last 11 years working at UCEL

Hello everyone, my name is Wisam (Sam) Afara, and I’m a crane operator here at UCEL. I couldn’t be prouder of the work that we do and all I’ve personally accomplished over my career here so far. When I came to UCEL, I had an automotive background. I’ve been with...

Preventing Hoist Breakdowns

Safety and efficiency are critical on any jobsite, especially in the construction industry. While companies strive to ensure safety for their crews and efficiency in their processes, roadblocks still have a way of popping up. One of the most common roadblocks in the...
Top 10 Key Hoist and Crane Terms To Know

Top 10 Key Hoist and Crane Terms To Know

Hoists and cranes are commonplace in the construction industry, especially when working with high-rise structures. Although these machines seem straightforward, they involve a lot of complex terms and phrases that can cause some confusion in the workplace. Thankfully,...
Hoisting Equipment Inspection Scheduling

Hoisting Equipment Inspection Scheduling

Construction hoists are elevator-like systems that allow construction workers to transport personnel and workplace materials to significant heights. Most commonly, you’ll find construction hoists functioning on high-rises. Whether you’re building the high-rise or...