June 26, 2014 CICB Press Release

Crane Inspection & Certification Bureau, LLC a full-service provider of safety training, certification, and inspections for the lifting and material handling industry, successfully maintains a client base within the Energy, Oil & Gas, Airline, Aerospace, and Manufacturing industries which has recently skyrocketed.


The fast-paced and ever growing Petrochemical, Airline, Manufacturing, and Aerospace industries have found a new preferred supplier for safety training and certifications for their crane operators and riggers, right in their own backyard. Crane Inspection & Certification Bureau (CICB) has quickly become a leading supplier to numerous upstream and offshore oil and gas companies, along with petrochemical and manufacturing companies around the globe from its prime Houston location – the energy capital of the world. The latest industries to join the loyal ranks of CICB’s customers are the aerospace and airline industries. These industries have found a variety of high level professional training and certification programs with CICB, along with customer service, unsurpassed in the industry.

“We understand that the oil & gas and energy industries need dependable, high-quality professional training in some of the most remote locations.”

CICB features some of the most professionally trained subject matter experts, who deliver safety and certification programs, including NCCCO Crane Operator and Rigger Certification Programs. CICB also provides customized training for just about any need in the field. “We understand that the oil & gas and energy industries need dependable, high quality professional training in some of the most remote locations,” said Billy Cook, Director of Sales, “We pride ourselves on providing exactly what the customer needs, which are achieving regulatory compliance, increasing worker skills and productivity, increasing equipment reliability and operating life, reducing injuries and risk, and lowering equipment maintenance costs”. Companies in Manufacturing, Construction, Petrochemical, Airline, Aerospace, Government, Armed Forces, and its Contractors routinely call upon CICB to provide Qualification andNCCCO Certification programs for their operators and riggers, safety awareness programs for their supervisors/managers, and train the trainer programs for their in-house trainers. “Organizations are linking learning to performance and the bottom line, understanding that a highly skilled, knowledgeable workforce is critical to achieving growth and success” said Jerry Longtin, General Manager of CICB. “Our trainers have been nationally recognized as Top Trainers in the field for 2009, 2011, 2012 and 2013.”

In addition to being the preferred supplier for safety training and certification for the petrochemical, airline, and aerospace industries, CICB’s training is also well known within the nuclear, civil and industrial construction, maritime, government, Armed Forces, and manufacturing sectors.

CICB, headquartered in Orlando FL since 1969 with a second training facility in Houston TX, offers scheduled training programs at our facilities and at various locations across the U.S. or customized on-site training at your facility.

CICB’s professionally trained instructors and subject matter experts are not only NCCCO Certified as Mobile, Overhead & Articulating Cranes Operators, but are also CCO Certified Riggers, Signalpersons, and Crane Inspectors. All of CICB’s trainers are NCCCO accredited Practical Examiners.

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