Philip Allen has been involved in the crane and rigging industry for over 35 years.

He holds an Open Class Mobile Crane Certificate, an Advanced Rigging certificate and has numerous other machinery class certificates. During this time he has been actively involved with all manner of materials handling, including cranes up to 500t. He was also involved with ongoing maintenance of the cranes with the crane companies he was employed by.

He is an accredited Non-Destructive Technician in the fields of Dye Penetrant and Magnetic Particle testing.                                        


Philip Allen has been endorsed by Cranesafe and the Crane Industry Council of Australia as an Accredited Crane Inspector. In the past 15 years has been conducting Crane and Lifting Equipment Inspections for a range of clients, and has been successfully audited by WHS Qld and Cranesafe as a competent person to conduct crane inspections.

Cranewise Australia can also offer annual inspections on Elevated Work Platforms and Overhead Bridge and Gantry Cranes.

These services are offered worldwide. Training and Inspections have also been conducted in Papua New Guinea, Ivory Coast and Tanzania.