On Tuesday April 22nd the FCOC had a very successful meeting at the Boca Raton Resort in Boca Raton Florida kindly sponsored by the Specialized Carriers and Rigging Association. A few topics discussed were:
- Distinguished service awards were given to Janet Conner of DC Crane, John Dewhurst of Hunter Crane/Merchant Transport, and Martha Kirby of Crane Rental of Orlando for their many years of service to the Florida Crane Owners Council
- Rick Watson will be contacted for a Florida Legislature lobbying bid regarding work on the Florida Tangible Personal Property Tax to be presented at the next meeting.
- The FCOC has a new address! 2423 South Orange Ave, Mail Box #160, Orlando, FL 32806
- Exclusive FCOC members discounts were announced. Click Here For More Info
- Two Florida Operators came in first and third at the national crane rodeo competition. Kenneth Bowyer from All Crane Rental and Thomas Cunningham of Sims Crane.
- Discussion was had on whether to have the next meeting in Jacksonville or Orlando.
- Tim Lattner from the Florida DOT went over their new web based application system.