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What Is a Boom Truck, and Can a Boom Lift Be Used as a Crane?

boom lift vs crane

For many years, boom trucks, lifts and cranes have been used to lift and lower heavy loads and reach otherwise inaccessible heights. Dating back to ancient Greece, lifting mechanisms and crane-like structures have helped people build multi-story buildings and amazing structures. One example is the Colosseum, which still stands today. Continue reading