revised tower crane guidance

Revised tower crane guidance from Construction Plant-Hire Association

Revised tower crane guidance is now available from the Construction Plant-Hire Association.

The organisation’s Tower Crane Interest Group has put together new guidelines for construction industry workers in a technical information note.

In fact, the note (TIN031) covers all aspects of tower crane management, including the design, construction and inspection of tower crane bases, grillages, and ties.

This tower crane guidance document promotes the safe design and construction of tower crane bases, grillages and ties. Therefore, it offers workers a better understanding of how to manage the design, construction and installation.

You can now download this document and other useful information from