American Crane & Equipment Corp., Douglasville, Pa., completed phase one of its 2-phase expansion, financed by PNC Bank with engineering provided by Boyer American CraneEngineering.

The first phase of construction includes a 2,500-square-foot engineering addition with 11 cubicles and three offices, all of which are energy and space efficient, utilizing motion-activated lighting and dual monitors with adjustable-arm mounting.

The second phase of the project involves the construction of a 43,000-square-foot manufacturing facility, which will be used for shipping and receiving, load testing, equipment assembly and storage.

Phase two is scheduled to be completed by September.