What is a Rigger?
A Rigger is a heavy load mover. A rigger moves heavy commercial and industrial equipment such as manufacturing machines in factories, pizza ovens in restaurants, or x-ray machines in and out of hospitals.
Salary Profile of a Rigger
We thought our readers would be interested in how Riggers stack-up against their fellow tradesmen with regard to wages.
Evaluating Your Loads Weight
In addition to a load's weight and center of gravity location, its balance, stability, and nature must be reasonably determined before the lift proceeds.
Market Opportunity: Bakken Formation
Recent events in North Dakota have Riggers ex- cited about new employment prospects. A well documented expansive oil field located there called the Bakken Formation has been heretofore uneconomical for resource recovery.