It's true — it takes the very best equipment in the industry to be one of the best crane companies in the world, but to be the best takes much more than that. The best people, endless innovation, strong core values, and a winning culture make Bigge stand out from the rest. We’ve embraced these principles for over 100 years, and in that time, we’ve cultivated a tradition of excellence.


The Bigge Mission and Core Values

Our mission is to deliver exceptional results to the crane and rigging industry through industry-leading expertise, best-in-class equipment, and innovative technology. By fulfilling our mission, we will be able to continually deliver the right crane to the right market at the right time.

Core Values

Safety First

At Bigge, “Safety First” is more than just a slogan. It represents our most important core value and an integral part of our company’s culture. From the early planning stages to the completion of work, we are committed to promoting an injury and accident-free environment while providing the safest workplace possible for our employees, clients, project-site contractors, and the public.

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Our People

For over 100 years, we’ve held fast to the notion that our people are by far our greatest assets. And in that time, we’ve cultivated a culture that emphasizes the fact that personal gains lead directly to team successes.

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Our History

Over a Century of Excellence

Founded in 1916 by Henry W. Bigge as Bigge Drayage Company, we’ve always believed we can best serve our customers by offering hands-on services coupled with the best fleet of cranes and equipment.

Our History

Deep Roots in American Construction

Our long list of accomplishments spans the nation and includes historic infrastructure projects such as the Golden Gate Bridge, modern metropolitan high-rise buildings, stadiums, nuclear power plants, industrial facilities, tech campuses, and wind farms.


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Our Cranes

Our Perfect Fleet® is one of the world's largest, most modern, and most versatile crane fleets. Over the years, our fleet has grown to over 1,800 cranes. Our fleet's cranes are unquestionably the best in their class.

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Our Service

The reliability of our equipment stems from a commitment to the highest maintenance standards. Our technicians and service teams participate in ongoing specialized training conducted by the very manufacturers that make up our fleet.

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Industry Experience

With over a century of crane experience standing behind every decision we make, we have the equipment, resources, talent, and processes to provide our customers with unsurpassed levels of service — our reputation depends on it.

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