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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


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!

hauling across 2 states

Hauling across 2 states!

Hauling across 2 states 14 large tanks, 15′ wide and 17′ tall. The load requires two pilot trucks including a height pole to identify low hanging cable, phone, and power lines. The job involves a lot of coordination and planning. Kudos to team MHT for planning the route and executing the work safely and quickly!

Honoring our veterans

Honoring our Veterans

Honoring our veterans, the small town of Henefer, Utah recived a BIG addition last month. The town installed a 135′ long, 7,000 lb flag pole as a sign of gratitude and respect for those who defend our country. Mountain Crane placed the pole, then on July 4th members of the community raised the flag for the first time. The massive …

Workin' on the railroad


Workin’ on the railroad, we’re drivin’ pile in the summer sun! Our team makes sure to make the most of their time, battling 108 degrees and taking intermittent breaks for trains. Placing 36 different piles in 18 different locations along the Devil’s Slide pass. We will spend the next several days setting the pile, with our 200 ton Liebherr-1160 crawler. …