Crane and Rigging Specialist

                                 Accident Investigation

                              Expert Technical Witness

                        Rigging and Signaling Instruction

                                                 (808) 382-7274          


Certified Field Analyst and Erector
P.O. Box 25434
Honolulu, Hawaii  96825 


Raising live transmission tower.


360 ton Liebherr setting trusses at the Marriott Huntington Beach, Calif.                                                                                                           

Setting strucrural steel Newport Beach, Calif.

Setting precast parking structure, Encino Calif. , and precast strutural componets in Whitmore Village, Hawaii

   Setting precast bleachers, Waianae, Hawaii                                                                                                                                Setting architectural precast, Hilton Hawaiian Village                







Standing electrical transmission poles in the California Desert. 


Setting precast concrete products at Honolulu Int''l Airport and Hickam AFB                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  


                                                                                                                                              Jim Weander                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

  40 Years in the crane and rigging industry as a crane operator and engineer. Graduate of Long Beach City College and California State University at Long Beach (Industrial Engineering, minor in Industrial Safety). Specializing in the erection and placement of structural and architectural concrete products and certified by the Precast and Prestress Concrete Institute as a field analyst and precast erector. Extensive public speaking background, expert technical witness and experienced accident investigation in all hoisting applications. Certified instructor for basic to advanced rigger and signal person. Appointed to a four year term on the Hoisting Machine Operators Advisory Board by Hawaii Governor Linda Lingle and confirmed by the Hawaii State Senate.