A Towering RFID Project

By Bob Violino

Stafford Tower Crane is tagging all its tower cranes to ensure components are at the right construction sites in time for assembly.

Stafford Tower Crane of America rents, sells and services tower cranes used at construction sites. As part of its service offerings, the company also erects and dismantles cranes for customers—typically, construction companies in the process of building tall structures. The cranes Stafford provides are huge; the largest, in fact, rises to nearly 650 feet in height and is capable of lifting 52,800 pounds of materials. They're also expensive, roughly...

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