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Crane Consultants, Inc. Purchases MobileFrame Platform to Automate their Crane Engineering Inspections

Crane Consultants, Inc. Has Selected MobileFrame's Configurable Mobile ApplicationTM Software as its Standard Mobility Platform

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(PRWEB)� March 18, 2009 � MobileFrame, LLC (, the leading provider of Configurable Mobile ApplicationsTM, announces that Crane Consultants, Inc. has chosen MobileFrame's award-winning enterprise mobility software Platform automate their crane engineering inspections which are different for OSHA, WISHA, Army, and ASME compliance. Crane selected the Trimble Nomad device for this project. Used by a wide variety of commercial, retail, industrial, federal and municipal organizations, MobileFrame's enterprise software has repeatedly swept MobileVillage's Mobile Star Awards year after year for product innovation and customer satisfaction.

MobileFrame will provide Crane Consultants, Inc. a mobile inspection application that will run on a single fully integrated 100% code free mobility platform. With integrated SOX compliant instant messaging, intelligent networking, prioritized synchronization, real-time remote device control, remote device configuration and management, and remote software updates all built-in to one software platform, MobileFrame significantly streamlines mobile application development, deployment, and administration. Data collected in the field is stored on a handheld device and automatically synchronized to Crane Consultants, Inc.'s backend system. The MobileFrame software operates on any .NET enabled handheld device, including PDA's, Smart Phones, Tablet PC's or Laptops.

MobileFrame's award-winning Configurable Mobile ApplicationsTM software platform is an entirely self-contained mobility solution that provides full functionality out-of-the-box, with no custom programming, no third party mobile gateways, synchronization engines or SDK's required. MobileFrame's software allows the Crane Consultants, Inc. to capture photographs, voice notes, documents, templates, logos, sketches, digital signatures, bar code scans, magnetic strip read outs, RFID tags and advanced algorithmic functions, and attach them directly into their mobile applications. Applications are stored in a library so administrators can quickly make changes whenever operational requirements change, enabling on-the-spot deployment of a wide variety of mobile applications. MobileFrame's software affords Crane Consultants, Inc. unparalleled flexibility to create new mobile applications of any degree of complexity, incorporating any mix of business processes, and deploy those applications to the field on-the-fly.

"Our customers enjoy the unparalleled flexibility MobileFrame affords them right out of the box," said Lonny Oswalt, MobileFrame's CEO. "Crane Consultants has many diverse mobile inspection application needs for the different regulatory agencies that monitor them. MobileFrame allowed them to quickly automate all their manual based field inspection paperwork without requiring any coding."

About MobileFrame LLC
MobileFrame is the leading provider of Configurable Mobile ApplicationsTM enterprise software that requires no coding or programming to create and deploy sophisticated mobile applications. With secure SOX compliant instant messaging, full real-time remote device control, remote device management, intelligent networking, remote software updates, prioritized synchronization, automatic device driver recognition and loading all built-in, MobileFrame's platform significantly streamlines mobile application development, deployment, and administration. MobileFrame eliminates custom programming through an intuitive, user friendly point-and-click graphical user interface, enabling novice computer users to quickly create and deploy custom mobile applications tailored to their business. For more information, customers may contact MobileFrame directly at 1-408-885-1200 or visit our website at

About Crane Consultants, Inc.
Crane Consultants, Inc. (CCI) was established in 1971 to provide professional engineering and inspection services in the maritime industry, specializing in container and bulk handling equipment and waterfront facilities. CCI has become an industry leader in the crane industry. CCI is the only company that provides both separate Engineering and Inspection departmental services to our clients. CCI has an Engineering department of registered Professional Engineers, Project Managers, Engineers and Drafters. All the Professional Engineers are registered in Washington State and all are registered in at least one more state including California, Pennsylvania, and Florida. The Engineering department is led by an Engineer that has over twenty five years experience in the maritime industry. For more information about Crane Consutants, Inc. visit our website at

About Trimble
Trimble provides positioning solutions enabling professionals in engineering and construction, surveying, agriculture, fleet management and field service to be more productive by revolutionizing their work processes. Trimble is transforming the way work is done through the application of innovative positioning. Trimble uses GPS, lasers, optical, and inertial technologies, as well as wireless communications and application specific software to provide complete solutions that link positioning to productivity. For more information about Trimble visit our website at


Thomas J. Laughlin
MobileFrame LLC
(408) 885-1200