TNT Crane & Rigging, Inc. Announces the Acquisition of Rent-A-Crane, Inc.

TNT Crane & Rigging, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has purchased the assets of Rent-A-Crane, Inc., an Oklahoma City based provider of crane lifting services to the energy industry in Oklahoma and the Texas Panhandle. This acquisition strengthens TNT’s geographic footprint in the Mid-Continent region and offers significant growth potential for the combined operations. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Rent-A-Crane’s and TNT’s shared experience and focus on energy and energy-related end-markets is a complementary and powerful strategic fit and will enable TNT to capitalize on new opportunities and expand its presence in the region. Customers will benefit from the sum of expanded service, manpower and resources available through this acquisition.

Gary Rohlmeier, CEO of Rent-A-Crane commented, “The Rent-A-Crane team is very excited about this transaction. This combination will provide our customers a large and diversified offering of lifting and rigging services and enable our employees to share in the continued successful growth of the business.”  Continue reading


Northern Crane Acquires Scorpion

Northern CraneCanadian crane rental company Northern Crane has changed its name to NC Services Group or NCSG and has agreed the acquisition of S.S. Pevach Ventures which trades as Scorpion Industries.

Edmonton based NCSG will acquire all outstanding shares in the Bonnyville, Alberta company from founders Shawn and Sonia Pevach who set the business up in 2001. Scorpion is a leading supplier of fully operated boom trucks up to 45 tons, and oilfield services in the shale and heavy oil regions of Alberta, such as Bonnyville/Cold Lake, Wabasca and Conklin.
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Bigge Unveils New Website

After extensive effort, Bigge Crane and Rigging has just unveiled their new website, The website has been completely redesigned based on input from Bigge’s users. The new site is easier to navigate, offering an easy way to learn more about all of Bigge’s core businesses directly from the home page. Another thing users wanted was an easier way to contact their local Bigge office as well as get quotes for crane sales, crane rental, and projects work. Bigge’s new look accommodates this demand. Continue reading