Crane Equipment & Service

We design, build, install and service overhead crane lifting solutions including jib cranes, monorails, & bridge cranes. We work with customers to find the right solution for their crane and hoist needs.

Overhead Cranes & Hoist Systems

Jib Cranes

Base Mounted, Wall Mounted, Motorized and specialty Abell-Howe jib cranes for indoor or outdoor service

Overhead & Bridge Cranes

Overhead Cranes, Bridge Cranes and Under Running Electric Overhead Traveling Cranes

Freestanding Runway Structures

Crane Runway Systems including Freestanding Freedom Frame, Engineered Runway Systems, Enclosed Track systems and for indoor or outdoor applications


Electric Chain Hoists and Wire Rope Hoists including CM Hoists, Yale Hoists, Acco Hoists, or Detroit Hoists for any application including monorails

In House Engineering

Crane Equipment & Service, Inc. can provide a turnkey solution with our In-House Engineering for adding a single or multiple crane systems to your facility. We can Engineer a crane runway solution that will be done right.

Our Reputation

We have a long history dating back to 1917 of providing solutions for customers cranes and runways. We have had several names in the past including: Washington Equipment, WECO, CES Material Handling, Abell-Howe Cranes and now Crane Equipment & Service, Inc. Our dedicated staff of experienced Crane & Hoist Personnel will work carefully to ensure the right crane or hoist system is provided for your application.

Crane Equipment & Service, Inc. - Capabilities

We design, build and service all types of overhead cranes including a full complement of standard and custom crane types including:

  • Structural beam cranes
  • Box-girder cranes
  • Patented track cranes
  • Abell-Howe Jib Cranes
  • Gantry cranes – Single or Double Leg
  • Enclosed Track Aluminum workstation cranes
  • Complete bridge & runway systems
  • Top running free-standing runway kits – FREEDOM FRAME
  • Licensed structural engineering support available

Complete your system with a quality electric chain or wire rope hoist:

  • ACCO
  • Budgit
  • Chester
  • CM
  • Coffing
  • Detroit Hoist
  • Harrington
  • Shaw-Box
  • Street
  • Yale

In addition to our crane building facilities, we also have a large inventory of repair parts and accessories for most cranes including hoists, power bar, controls, and other electro-mechanical components.

Our Services Include:

  • OSHA mandated inspections
  • Preventive maintenance programs
  • Repairs – on site and off -site
  • Rebuilds / Upgrades / Retrofits
  • New installations and removal of old equipment
  • Entire crane and hoist management programs
  • Operator Training

Contact Us!

Let our experts help you with any crane or hoist need that you have.