Video footage, shot by the Idaho Statesman, captures a 310-foot climb to the top of a crane and back down, at a construction site in downtown Boise, Idaho.
Height: 310 feet to the jib
Jib length: 181 feet from tower
Cost: More than $30,000 per month (expected for nine to 10 months)
Counterweight: About 80,000 pounds
Lifting capacity: 22,000 pounds
Weight of beams: 2,000 pounds to 10,000 pounds, depending on length and construction method