Construction & Off-Road Machinery

Reliable, high-quality lifting and motion control products to get the job done safely and on time.

Safety and Construction

With a broad range of lifting, rigging and motion control products, Columbus McKinnon is your one-stop source for products and solutions for any construction application. Whether you’re building a new facility, modernizing existing infrastructure, or repairing a bridge or highway, our reliable, high-quality products get the job done and keep your crews and subcontractors safe.

Our extensive product offering for the construction industry includes electric and manual hoists, chain, rigging attachments, wireless controls, pendants, cable reels, screw jacks, and linear actuators. And, if a standard product won’t meet your needs, we can design a custom solution engineered to your exact application requirements.

We know safety is important. In addition to our industry-leading product offering, Columbus McKinnon offers a full suite of professional training courses to keep safety at the forefront of your operations. Whether you need to meet OSHA or ASME requirements, provide overhead crane and rigging certification, or simply gain the peace of mind that comes from having a safer work environment, Columbus McKinnon can help.

CM Cyclone is Hoist of Choice for Chimney Construction Project

In 2019, seventy of our CM Cyclone hand chain hoists were used for the construction of a reinforced concrete chimney in South Carolina. Discover more about this unique set up and why the CM Cyclone was the best choice for this project.


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Download the CM Rigging Pocket Guide

Download our handbook for Rigging & Hoisting Applications to be saved directly on your computer or phone for easy access.


Magnetek-Brand Controls Drive One of North America's Largest Dredge Cranes

When Canada-based TDC Cranes Ltd. commenced construction on North America's first-ever, AC diesel-electric powered dredge crane, they turned to Magnetek-brand drives and the custom software for the job. At the time, TDC's crane was the most technologically advanced and highest-producing dredge crane on the continent, requiring a precision crane control system only we could provide.

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Construction Case Studies

Browse all of our Construction case studies from STAHL CraneSystems products used to support construction of New Metro in Amsterdam to TDC Crane's all-electric, environmentally friendly dredge project.


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Brands Serving the Construction Industry

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Watch the MBT Transmitter & MHR Receiver in Action

Magnetek's wireless controls help power Rayco's RG80-R Stump Cutter. Watch as our MBT Transmitter and MHR Receiver deliver unmatched precision in this partiuclar Construction and Off-Road Machinery application.

Our extensive portfolio of Magnetek-brand wireless controls can be customized to meet the needs of any mobile hydraulic application. From CAN output receivers to direct control of hydraulic valves, from traditional to hazardous locations, design flexibility is essential to our innovative, cost-effective wireless communication products.

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Training is an investment that pays. Fewer accidents, higher morale, and greater productivity are but a few of the dividends. At Columbus McKinnon, we are committed to promoting the safe and efficient use of overhead cranes, hoists, and rigging equipment to keep your business running and your workers injury-free.

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