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Deep South to Serve Warm Meals for Hurricane Harvey Relief

Deep South Crane will have teams in Mont Belvieu and Beaumont, Texas on Friday, September 8th and Saturday, September 9th for Deep South families, union employees, and first responders.

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Safety Source: Above Average Hurricane Season Predicted

The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season has already produced five tropical cyclones by the middle of July, a quick start for what is historically a slower time of the hurricane season. Now is the time to prepare should a storm head your way. Here are a few tips that can help you, your home, and your family stay safe.

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Safety Starts With Planning - A Glimpse Into Our Roadmap to Safety

Looking through the lens of a 315,969-pound critical lift using the 1,000-ton VersaCrane CC-12000, Deep South highlights the importance of proper planning, good communication, and forming a partnership with clients to ensure safety on a jobsite.

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15-Month Turnkey Transport and Erection Project at a Western Iowa Plant

Deep South was contracted to provide turnkey transportation and field erection services as part of a grassroots fertilizer project at a plant in Western Iowa.  Over this 15-month period more than 150 pieces of plant equipment were successfully transported and erected.

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Extreme Circumstances Call for Extreme Measures: A Narrow Canal Requires a Side Roll-Off

Deep South was contracted to deliver a 750,000-pound reactor to a refinery in northern Illinois.  The navigable waterway, a highly-trafficked 125-foot wide canal, required a side roll-off.

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Slow Ride: 330-Ton Reactor Makes Trek Through Riverbend to Refinery

The 90 foot-long, 24 foot-wide apparatus was secured to the platform of a self-propelled modular trailer and operated by Deep South Industrial Services to make the roughly five-hour trip from the Phoenix Terminal in Hartford to the refinery in Roxana. 

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Refinery Turnaround Requires All Hands On Deck

Refinery units undergoing a turnaround are taken apart – and components are inspected, repaired or replaced – before being put back together. Turnaround activity can either be confined to individual units or parts of a refinery at a time, or in the case of the recent Texas City turnaround, involve the entire plant.

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Safety Source: Parking Lot Safety

It’s important to remain vigilant and aware of your surroundings.  In even the most familiar or seemingly harmless area, the potential for danger and accidents can be anywhere.  Parking lots, whether at your office, your favorite store, or outside of a stadium all offer the possibility of accidents.  However with a few helpful tips and best practices, making your way to and from your car can be a safe and pleasant.

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