Schaefer Crane Company offers lifting and hoisting services to Southern MN and the surrounding areas.

Crane reaching to the top of a water tower

Quality Equipment & Qualified Operators

When you enlist the help of crane services, you want the assurance that comes with quality equipment and qualified operators. At Schaefer Crane Service, we deliver peace of mind to you in the form of well-maintained cranes, safe and experienced operators, and a tenured track record of experience.

Schaefer Crane Services.

Take a look at some of the many ways we can assist you:

High Reach Lifting

High Reach Lifting

Our lifting capabilities are tremendously vertical, allowing you to get the support you need for high-reach jobs.

Heavy Lifting

Heavy Lifting

Our cranes range from 40 to 240 tons, enabling us to lift even the heaviest loads safely and effectively. Moreover, our operators are experienced with heavy lifting, to ensure complete safety at all times.

Rigging & Machine Lifting

Rigging & Machine Lifting

Machinery is an investment that needs to be treated with care. When it comes to rigging and lifting your heavy machinery, count on us to provide you with an experienced approach.

General Hoisting

General Hoisting

Our general hoisting capabilities are second to none and enable us to quickly integrate ourselves onto your job site, to provide valuable crane support as needed for your project.

Spreader Bars

Spreader Bars

We use spreader bars on job sites, when possible, to stabilize large cargo because they allow the weight to be distributed evenly.

Man Baskets

Man Baskets

We use crane attached man baskets to safely lift workers. We follow strict OSHA codes, such as testing before every use, to ensure the safety of everyone involved.

Dump Box

Dump Box

We have a crane dump box for all your construction needs.

Schaefer Crane Service heavy lifting a top to a silo

Specialized Crane Equipment.

Where some crane services in Southern MN only focus on general jobs, we’re pleased to lend a fair amount of experience to more specific crane projects. Some of the projects and industries we’re accustomed to helping include:

Modular Homes &
Basement Walls

Modular Homes &
Basement Walls

We set modular home sections into place as well as basement walls.

HVAC Installations

HVAC Installations

We can hoist HVAC equipment to commercial and industrial rooftops for proper placement and installation.

Steel & Wood Trusses

Steel & Wood Trusses

Trusses are no obstacle for our crew to unload and set for safe installation.

Tower Erection & Maintenance

Tower Erection & Maintenance

Trust that we can provide crane support during building, maintenance and tear down of towers.

Grain Bins, Legs, & Towers

Grain Bins, Legs, & Towers

Agricultural operations rely on us to provide crane support for grain bins, silos, legs, and towers.

Equipment & Construction Support

Equipment & Construction Support

Our cranes can support your company with all your heavy equipment handling and any other construction support needs you may have.

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Crane Support For All Your Needs.

Our scope of experience and expertise allows us to adapt to your job site needs and demands, so you can complete any job to the fullest.

For more information about our range of capabilities when it comes to crane support, or to inquire about crane rental terms and rates, please give us a call.