Purple Crane is a full-service crane rental and operator company that has served the San Bernardino area since 1983. We provide a broad range of mobile hydraulic cranes, boom trucks, and trucks with trailers to assist you with both light- and heavy-duty lifts. Operating our high quality cranes are our team of highly trained and CCO-certified crane operators/drivers who all have between 9 and 40 years of experience. Whether you need a one-time lift or long-term rental, our superior crane services are always competitively priced.
We have completed more than 75,000 lifts for tens of thousands of customers, from residential clients to contractors throughout Southern California. In every case, we have used our expertise to select the best possible crane for the job using our trustworthy interview process. By knowing which questions to ask and how to accurately interpret the information, we have helped our clients save time and money on their crane services. No time is ever wasted because a larger crane is needed, and no money is wasted because you won't pay for a crane that is too big for your job. Plus, you can count on our professional crane operators to arrive at your San Bernardino worksite on time and prepared to work. They'll work efficiently and expertly until your job is completed.
Purple Crane is completely compliant with all OSHA regulations, and is a proud member of the Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA). We are also fully insured by the NationsBuilders Insurance Services, Inc. (NBIS), which is an insurance company that specializes in the construction and transport industry. We can usually obtain same-day certificates of insurance if you have a last minute or urgent crane lift.
Call us now at (909) 622-0600 to learn more about our crane services. We are standing by 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Most of our San Bernardino clients want to know the following: What can you lift? When can you be on-site? What is your rate? Is there a minimum amount of time required for this rental? In short, we can lift almost anything; we're available 24/7 with the ability to respond to emergency requests; and we have one of the shortest time requirements for crane rentals in the area. The minimum time requirement is 2 hours for light-duty cranes and 4 hours for heavy-duty cranes. If you require a long-term rental for your San Bernardino project, we can offer you a rental commitment for up to 2 months.
Call Purple Crane today for all of your crane-related needs in San Bernardino. Over the past three decades, we have served just about every industry in San Bernardino: construction, transportation, manufacturing, heating ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC), landscaping, medical, printing, etc. We offer affordable rates, a great selection of cranes, and expert drivers and operators. We welcome credit cards, cash and checks, and will open credit accounts for those who qualify.
Our fleet of truck-mounted cranes includes hydraulic cranes, hydraulic boom trucks, and light duty boom trucks to handle light and heavy duty lifts: from 3 to 75 tons, up to 165 ft. Additionally, we have man baskets for one or two-man jobs (up to 500 pounds), vans, trucks, and trailers. All of our equipment is safe, reliable and carefully maintained to ensure optimal performance at a moment's notice. Call us today to reserve the equipment for your San Bernardino job.
Purple Crane's expertise is offering heavy- and light-duty lifting services that cater to the needs of construction companies in San Bernardino. Our dedicated team knows how to communicate effectively with riggers in order to efficiently and safely move trusses, beams, rebar, columns, and more. We can move one or a few large items or move pallets of smaller items, such as lumber, cinder blocks, solar panels, and roofing materials.
Our mobile cranes always arrive on time to job sites and can be set-up quickly, keeping downtime to a minimum. Our cranes can be used to offload trucks, stack heavy items carefully together, or transport items to another worksite anywhere in Southern California. Call us today to reserve your high quality crane service in San Bernardino. Our crane experts will determine which of our cranes will serve your needs best.
Purple Crane frequently performs lifts in San Bernardino for those in the utilities industry. Our crane operators are standing by, 24 hours a day, with a fleet of cranes, boom trucks, trucks with trailers, and man baskets ready to be dispatched out to your place of business or job in San Bernardino. We can help with dropping large pipes into place, removing transformers, lifting water tanks, installing light poles, and more. We've also helped transport oversized items such as street lights, generators, and utility vaults. Plus, we can provide a crane or boom truck with a one- or two-man basket for any service jobs.
One of the most common requests we receive from the San Bernardino area is for assistance with the moving of a single large item for a residential or commercial customer. From air conditioning units to hot tubs to gazebos, Purple Crane has moved it all. Our drivers can pick up and transport the item from a warehouse or storage facility, and have a crane waiting at the San Bernardino home or office ready to lift the object. We have cranes that can lift these kinds of remodeling items over other homes, and place them carefully in side yards, in backyards, or on rooftops. In our 30 years of experience, we have moved sculptures, septic tanks, barbecue islands, Jacuzzis, gazebos, swim spas, large appliances, and more. Past clients include owners of homes, estates, apartment complexes, golf courses, hotels, parks, and country clubs.
Attn. HVAC Contractors: Anytime we are hired to assist in the installation of a replacement HVAC unit, Purple Crane will transport the old HVAC unit to a certified recycler for free.
At Purple Crane, we often work with landscapers who require reliable crane services at a moment's notice in San Bernardino. We have the expertise and experience to identify the best crane for any need. We lift, transport, and assist in the removal of trees using our state-of-the-art cranes and/or one of our trucks with a trailer. Additionally, we can lift and move any large sized or heavy objects needed for your landscaping project, such as statues, fountains, boulders, rocks, and more. We also can attach OSHA-compliant man baskets on any of our cranes for landscaping work up to 160 feet (12 stories), such as tree-trimming.
Purple Crane is San Bernardino contractor's best choice for lifting shipping containers, crates and other storage units. We will use heavy-duty trucks and trailers to safely relocate your shipping containers to another place on your work site or anywhere in Southern California. We can even arrange to have a crane ready to lift and place it at its final destination. Our professionals will ask you all the right questions in order to accurately determine the best crane and/or trailer for your needs.
I've used various crane services to replace roof mounted HVAC equipment for nearly 40 years. Purple Crane will always be my 1st choice because of their availability, versatility and most recently an operator we call "Z". Not only is he a great crane operator, he is also careful, efficient and courteous. Thank you Z! Timothy Cordt - IDEAL COMFORT Heating & Cooling Corp.