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Monorail application for Greektown giant

Currently under construction in Chicago’s Greektown neighborhood, a residential tower at One South Halstead is taking shape.  One South Halsted is on track to become the city’s tallest building west of the Kennedy Expressway and will boast 492 rental...

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Glass panel install on historic VA hospital

Twelve miles west of downtown Chicago sits the Edward Hines Jr. VA hospital campus. This veteran’s facility has been serving veterans for nearly a century and features several buildings on the National Register of Historic Places. As part of a...

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Corner solutions

In Chicago, Illinois, this corner configuration uses a standard aluminum 90-degree corner to hug the corner column of a 14-story building undergoing a full façade overhaul. This stage was a custom platform with steel components and features two 90-degree corner units...

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Anchoring Chicago’s skyline

This roof tieback anchor is part of a complete system which sits atop a 51-story residential tower in the heart of Chicago.  The John Hancock Center can be seen in the background. Chicago’s Trump Tower serves as a backdrop for this roof anchor. This...

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Sky Climber receives Project of the Year Award

July 23rd, 2018.  Delaware, Ohio.   Sky Climber LLC received the Suspended Access Project of the Year award for its contribution to a high-profile cofferdam project in 2017. This award was presented to Sky Climber LLC by the Scaffold & Access Industry...

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Visit Sky Climber at SAIA Convention and enter to win an iPad

Attention Scaffold and Access Industry Association members!  Stop by our booth during exhibit hours at the SAIA Convention in Chicago and enter to win an iPad at the show. You can find us at booths 203 and 205 at the Palmer House Hilton next week. We hope...

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Journey of a Sky Climber BMU

In Hartford, Connecticut, Sky Climber had the opportunity to provide a Building Maintenance Unit for retrofitting a rooftop system on Trumbull Street.  This particular BMU was well-traveled by the time it reached its permanent home atop this Class A office...

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Brewing industry gets a lift from Sky Climber

As the brewing industry in Ohio continues to grow, related industries are busy supplying the materials used in beer production.  Grain and transportation companies busily traverse the Ohio river in Cincinnati, using barges to transport mountains of grains to beer...

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Sky Climber opens new, larger BMU factory in Spain

Just three years after introducing our Sky Climber-manufactured BMU product line, Sky Climber is proud to announce the opening of a new, larger facility in Spain dedicated to the design and production of its Building Maintenance Unit (BMU) and other Permanent...

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