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Placing heavy slabs in a tight access point surrounded by heritage buildings (and impressing the customer)
Placing heavy slabs in a tight access point surrounded by heritage buildings (and impressing the customer)

Here at Encore, we find ourselves problem solving daily, but this job we had to label as a Pre-Cast Epic. This job was a journey that started with a lot of planning, incurred many on-site tweaks, and ended with acquiring a very solid client. We were also able to make the Site General very happy, […]

A Story in Pictures
A Story in Pictures

We performed an Art Installation at Legislation Grounds here in Edmonton. An initiative by the teachers of the Province, The Garden, created by artist Richard Tosczak and Jacob Dutton, based on a poem by Rollie Pemberton. Our install work was with Behrends Bronze. Encore Trucking is extremely proud to share some moments of work that […]

Float Plane Lift to show our versatility
Float Plane Lift to show our versatility

Our latest unique lift, a Float Plane Lift, was featured on the Fassi.com website! This was a fun lift for one of our 25 ton Fassi knuckleboom picker trucks. We drove out to a local airport and lifted a customer-built airplane up into the air so he could install some floats on the bottom. We […]

Sculpture Installation on a beautiful day
Sculpture Installation on a beautiful day

Our latest sculpture installation was featured on the Fassi webpage! This is one of our smaller 6 ton knucklebooms with a built-on deck. Although it has a smaller capacity, it definitely has its advantages as well. We were glad to be a part of this project, alongside artist Kyle Walton from Hammer & Forge who […]

Heavy Haul Driver
Heavy Haul Driver

Become part of our team and work alongside the most experienced picker operators in the province. Encore Trucking is currently looking for a HEAVY HAUL DRIVER. Major Responsibilities: Knowledge of multi axle RGN trailers ,jeeps, boosters as well as longer, higher and wider load transport a definite asset Ability to self-load and offload a variety […]

Swamper/Rigger
Swamper/Rigger

Become part of our team and work alongside the most experienced picker operators in the province. Encore Trucking is currently looking to fill SWAMPER/RIGGER positions. Job Description As a Swamper/Rigger’s you are expected to be responsible for many of the shop hand tasks but expands into the crane and field operations. Riggers will learn to […]

Journeyman Picker Operator
Journeyman Picker Operator

Become part of our team and work alongside the most experienced picker operators in the province. Encore Trucking is currently looking for Journeyman Picker Operators with a Class 1 License and Knuckle Picker experience. Job Description Crane operators will be responsible for loading/offloading and hauling a wide variety of loads to and from customer sites. […]

Tractor Driver
Tractor Driver

Become part of our team and work alongside the most experienced picker operators in the province. Encore Trucking is currently looking for TRACTOR DRIVERS with Winch Truck Experience. Duties of all Operators All operators have a responsibility to inspect and maintain their truck and trailers, fill out the applicable internal paperwork, as well as appropriate […]

Rigger/Swamper for Acheson, AB
Rigger/Swamper for Acheson, AB

Job Description: *Please note that this rigger/swamper position will be based out of Acheson, AB almost full time. As a Swamper/Rigger’s you are expected to be responsible for many of the shop hand tasks but expands into the crane and field operations. Riggers will learn to tie down loads, rigging lifts, crane setup and tear […]

Unit #503 on Fassi.com
Unit #503 on Fassi.com

Encore Trucking was recently featured on the Fassi website for one of our girder crane lifts using our 70 ton knuckleboom. Read the whole story by clicking on the picture below.

Encore Social Media
Encore Social Media

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Some Jobs Are Just so Complicated
Some Jobs Are Just so Complicated

Some Jobs are just so complicated; that the pricing is at best a good guess.  These are the projects we need good nerves to tackle.  If you try and price for the worst, your customer won’t be one for long.  If they sympathize with the site problems, that’s a plus, but don’t expect that to […]