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500 Ton Tandem Crane

We recently had the opportunity to work with Nucor Steel and Titan Construction installing a new, long span, 35 ton over-head bridge crane. The new crane was installed using two of our 500-ton Liebherr hydraulic cranes. This 35 ton, long-span overhead crane was installed to replace a crane that has been working in the steel production at Nucor for over …

Million Pound Pick

Recently Mountain Crane service received a call to participate in a very large task… 1,179,600 pounds to be exact! When Energy Solutions needed to move a pair of decommissioned steam generators from the Crystal River nuclear facility in Florida to their containment in Clive, UT they contracted Mountain Crane Service and Mountain Heavy Transport to engineer and complete the offload …

Phillips 66 – Billings, MT

Flash back to spring 2017 when Mountain Crane was awarded the major turnaround scope for the Phillips 66 project in Billings, MT. This was the largest turnaround ever for the refinery. More than 20 cranes participated in the work, including our Grove RT540E, Terex RT-555, Terex RT-780, Grove TMS9000E, Terex Quad Star, Grove RT890E, Liebherr LTM 1200, GROVE RT9130, Grove …

Grove 100 Breast cancer awareness

OCTOBER IS BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

Our Grove 110 hydraulic “HOPE” crane is a emblem for us to continue the fight against all types of cancers. Cancer affects all of us in some way. We honor and support those who have fought and continue to fight. We encourage everyone to donate generously to your local organizations that support research and relief.

Mountain Heavy Transport – Midnight Maneuvers

When South Jordan City needed a 300,000 lb bridge removed and demolished, they called Mountain Heavy Transport to get the job done. But this job took a last minute turn when a neighboring city realized an opportunity to save residents thousands of dollars by buying the bridge for a future location. The two cities came together to make it happen …

Link-Belt 348 Video

Stop what you’re doing and check out this video of our Link-Belt 348-300 ton crawler working along side R.L. Wadsworth’s LR 1160. We placed a 286,670 lb. bridge in West Jordan on Bangerter Highway. The cranes had to crawl 1/4 mile with the bridge in tow. Bravo to everyone involved!

A huge 45 foot load being transported by MHT

MHT heavy hauling for all your load transport needs.

With our Mountain Heavy Tranposrt team we can transport any load. We have the ability to transload using our own cranes. And haul loads over the road with our fleet of trucks and trailers. Also, over-dimensional loads and over-sized loads. Our Newsletter features “MHT Minute,” showcasing some of our incredible moves. Whether it’s a 250 ton transformer or a load …

Placing 8,000 lb. Pontoon Boats at Olympic Park

Mountain Crane recently participated in a fun and unique event. In August, the Utah Olympic Park hosted the Psicobloc, a solo rock climbing competition held over their pool. The Olympic Park wanted to provide exclusive seating for VIP guests, 8,000 lb. Pontoon Boats. Mountain Crane was asked to set 3 pontoon boats into the pool, each weighing about 8,000 pounds. …

million pound pick and transport

Million Pound Pick and Transport

Mountain Heavy Transport participated in the largest ever pick and transport at Energy Solutions in Clive, UT. The piece was a 1.2 million pound steam generator that was offloaded from rail, transported to a containment cell, and set on to sand saddles. We utilized a 700 ton gantry and 20 lines of Goldhofer SPMT for the project. The job involved …