Crane & Rigging Nonprofit

The Association of Crane and Rigging Professionals (ACRP) is a nonprofit association whose mission is dedicated to improving crane operations and rigging activities in all industries. This is accomplished by providing educational opportunities to its members and the public.

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Member Benefits

Through the national convention, association committees, and related industry events, ACRP members can learn about and voice opinions on important issues, including regulatory issues, crane safety, operator certification, rigging practices, inspections, and trade-related topics.

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Learning Opportunities

Each year at the national convention, ACRP members increase their knowledge by visiting and touring manufacturing facilities for crane and rigging products. In addition, the annual meeting Includes technical training sessions to enhance the knowledge base of members.

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Mission Statement

The Association of Crane and Rigging Professionals (ACRP) is a nonprofit association whose mission is dedicated to improving crane operations and rigging activities in all industries. This is accomplished by providing educational opportunities to its members and the public.    

ACRP Newsroom

TVA Raccoon Mountain Tour at Crane & Rigging Association Event

February 23, 2016 – Chattanooga, Tennessee Attendees to the General Assembly of the Association of Crane & Rigging Professionals (ACRP.net) will spend…

Bechtel Rigging Engineering Training Sessions at Crane & Rigging Association in Chattanooga

February 17, 2016 – Chattanooga, Tennessee Attendees to the General Assembly of the Association of Crane & Rigging Professionals (ACRP.net) have…

Link-Belt Cranes Instructing at ACRP 2016 in Chattanooga

February 2, 2016 - Chattanooga, Tennessee Link-Belt Training Team: Back row: Jennifer Logan (Training Administrator), John…

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Gain new understanding of effective training techniques & represent your personal and company’s view on crane safety, operator certification, material inspection requirements and any other issues of the day.