February 13th, 2019

Topic: Emerson Crane Rental is a local family’s owned business, located at 3488 Wagner Rd, Waterloo, Iowa. They offer 24/7 crane services of 5 cranes, with capacity of 33 to 275 ton lift capacity. Chad will discuss equipment, maintenance, training, inspections, special projects, rigging, equipment costs, support vehicle needs, etc.

Customer projects include:

    • Agricultural

    • Cellular tower erection

    • HVAC units

    • Ethanol plant

    • General hoisting

    • Small agricultural wind turbine erection

    • Steel erection

    • Roofing

    • Trusses

    • Sign setting

    • Precast

    • Modular house setting

Speaker: Mr. Chad Emerson of Emerson Crane Rental.

Program Chair: Stephen Crouse

Meal: Plated Dinner. includes rolls with butter, coffee, tea and milk.

House Salad with assorted dressings

Roast beef baron

Parmesan-herb steak fries



Price: $20.00 per person (includes tax, tip & room rent)

The Clarion has requested that we collect cash for the meal and not checks. “Cash Please” ☺


Social period: 6:00 P.M.

Dinner: 6:30 P.M.

Location: “Against The Grain” Restaurant, Cedar Falls Clarion Inn 5826 University Ave., Cedar Falls 50613.

Dinner Reservations can be made by emailing:

: reservations@waterlootechnicalsociety.org

Please indicate if you are NOT having dinner with us when making a reservation. Please also provide the names of any guests so that nametags can be ready for them.

Please make reservations by noon, Monday 11 Feb 2019. Guests are always welcome.

Dues: Member dues of $20.00 may be sent to the Treasurer, Kenneth Friend, 1112 W. 4th St., Cedar Falls, Iowa 50613-2430 (ph 319-277-2312) or paid at the meeting. E-mail: friendfamily@cfu.net

Checks for membership to the Waterloo technical Society should be made out to the “Waterloo Technical Society”.


Wednesday 13th, February 2019

Cedar Falls “Clarion Inn” Against the Grain Restaurant

(Formerly called the Holiday Inn)

Emerson Crane Rental