Projects

  • Clearing the Path: Removing Tanks for a Sustainable Future

    At the bustling intersection of 12th Avenue and Commercial Drive in Vancouver, a significant transformation is underway. Amongst the construction of a new six story building featuring both residential and commercial spaces, a crucial step towards environmental sustainability is unfolding. The removal of Storm Guard Water Treatment tanks marks the...

  • A Caffeine-Fueled Morning at Brentwood Mall Skytrain Station in Burnaby

    Our crane #5044 was bright and early at Brentwood Mall Skytrain Station this morning revving up a crucial job. Onsite at 6:30 am, we were asked to help in the demolition and removal of the north stairwell, a pivotal part of the station's renovation. Access to the site is tight,...

  • Elevating Education: The Chronicle of Crafting St. George’s School’s Extraordinary New Facility

    What a joy to find a bustling Phoenix Truck & Crane ‘crowd’ at the new St. George’s Senior School construction site today with unit 1180 being the first onsite, followed by our stiff boom #5011, to then have trucks like 196, 240 etc. bringing some materials. The sight of three...

  • Dual Crane Triumph: Unleashing Tandem Power

    In the realm of heavy lifting, there exists a solution when one crane can’t do all the work itself—the tandem lift. While perhaps uncommon in our daily jobs, two cranes working together to lift one piece is a display of precision, coordination, and engineering prowess that elevates our usual task...

  • 2023 Season Greetings and Holiday Luncheon

    Phoenix Truck & Crane celebrated our drivers and operators at our annual holiday luncheon party this past week. We had a fabulous time thanking them for another year of hard work and dedication and we had a great time celebrating this festive season all together, continuing with our tradition. The...

  • Phoenix Truck & Crane Team Spreads Holiday Cheer at Local Share Food Bank

    'Tis the season’ of giving, and at Phoenix Truck & Crane, the spirit of generosity is alive and well. As the holiday season brings joy to many, it also highlights the struggles faced by many of our neighbours. This year, our local Share Food Bank found itself in greater need...

  • Another great reason for us to love living, working, and playing in the Tri Cities

    Last month, we heard the exciting announcement that the Hark Rock Casino Vancouver is rebranding to Great Canadian Casino Vancouver and were thrilled to be able to help with this rebrand. On Tuesday, our unit 1435 worked at our local casino, removing the old signage in preparation for a return...

  • HIRING – Manager, Yard & Crane Fleet

    Applications CLOSED Scope The Yard & Fleet Manager will oversee and manage the daily operations of the outdoor storage facility, and maintain the company owned fleet of cranes and trailers. Yard responsibilities include daily supervision of the yard (personnel, storage, and equipment), loading and unloading shipments, inventory control, space management,...

  • Mastering the Art of Stoplog Installation by Bringing On Our Full Team Of Professionals

    We recently undertook a project at the Seymour Falls Dam, which required several of our cranes to install a stoplog. Stoplogs are temporary metal structures used to retain water, often employed for maintenance work downstream of the dam. What set this project apart was the incredible amount of teamwork. From...

  • WINTERIZE YOUR VEHICLE FOR WINTER DRIVING SAFETY

    Are you and your vehicle are ready for winter? Vehicles are required to use Winter Tires from Oct 1 through Apr 30 on most BC Highways. Since drivers are responsible for understanding the conditions on roads they regularly drive, and for equipping their vehicles, below is a good article about...