What Is a Gantry? Types, Parts, and More

A gantry is a type of overhead crane designed with freestanding legs. These legs are mounted on wheels and allow the crane to traverse along a track or rail system. This mobility is what sets gantries apart from other cranes. It enables them to operate in various environments, from tight indoor spaces to expansive outdoor […]

Superior Adds Liebherr LTM 1230 5.1 All Terrain Crane to Fleet

In November, Superior Rigging & Erecting Co. proudly welcomed the Liebherr LTM 1230 5.1 into their crane fleet. This all-terrain crane boasts a maximum lifting capacity of 275 tons and reaches a tip height of 364 ft. The 5-axle design ensures versatility, safety, and energy efficiency. This addition marks the fourth new all-terrain crane for […]

Superior Team Donates 2,000 Canned Food Items

The Superior Rigging & Erecting Co. teams in Atlanta and Orlando rallied together to bring in 2,000 canned food items and toiletries for their month long food drive. In Atlanta proceeds will go to the Atlanta Community Food Bank and in Orlando they will go to Second Harvest Food Bank. The food drive was spured […]

Mallory Lewis Promoted to Crane and Rigging Sales

Superior Rigging & Erecting Co. is thrilled to announce the promotion of Mallory Lewis to the role of Crane & Rigging Sales. Mallory, who has been an integral part of the Superior team for the past two years, has exhibited unwavering dedication and a strong drive to excel in a sales capacity. Patrick Lewis, CEO/President […]

Zach Olsen Joins Superior as Chief Operating Officer

Superior Rigging & Erecting Co. proudly announces the appointment of Zach Olsen as its Chief Operating Officer (COO). With over 18 years of expertise in construction management and a commendable history of successful projects, Olsen brings a unique blend of leadership and experience to his new role. Olsen’s history with Superior traces back to 2005, […]

A Guide to Machinery Moving: Equipment, Technology, and Expertise

Machinery moving is a critical component within various industries, enabling the relocation and installation of equipment essential for production and operations. But what exactly is machinery moving? In simple terms, it involves the transport of heavy machinery and oversized equipment from one location to another, often involving meticulous dismantling, secure packing, careful transport, and precise […]

Complex Machinery Moving | Setting 200,000+ lbs of Generators and UPS PODS

PROJECTS Complex Machinery Moving | 200,000+ lbs of Generators and UPS PODS CUSTOMER CHALLENGE Superior Rigging & Erecting Co. was commissioned by Inglett & Stubbs for a demanding project involving the precise placement of three generators and three UPS PODS. Each UPS POD weighed a hefty 95,000 lbs, while the generators, consisting of the tank, […]

National Tradesmen Day 2023

Two construction workes on a job site with tanks and a crane

National Tradesmen Day is a special occasion that holds great significance for us all at Superior Rigging & Erecting Co. It’s a day when we take a moment to honor and celebrate the dedicated craftsmen and women who play a crucial role in building our nation’s infrastructure. These skilled tradespeople are the backbone of our […]

Aspen Aerogels | Rigging Package for Nine Air Handling Units

Rigging and crane job

PROJECTS Aspen Aerogels | Rigging Package for Nine Air Handling Units CUSTOMER CHALLENGE Our mission, in collaboration with R.F. Knox Company and Turner Construction , was to transport oversized air handling units, each weighing 12,000 lbs and measuring 20 feet in length, into a facility with restricted access. The objective was to move these units […]