NCSG buys Grizzly Crane

By Sarah Ann McCay31 January 2013

Edmonton, Canada’s NCSG Crane & Heavy Haul Services said it will acquire Grizzly Crane Ltd of British Columbia.

Grizzly Crane, founded by Will Howe, offers crane rental services in the Tumbler Ridge and Chetwynd regions of British Columbia.

According Ted Redmond, NCSG president and CEO, the aim of the NCSG/Grizzly Crane acquisition is to target the many mining, wind and shale gas projects operating or starting up in the region.

Howe will remain with the company as branch manager of NCSG/Grizzly Crane for the Tumbler Ridge region.

The acquisition takes NCSG’s fleet to 250 cranes, 170 lines of platform trailers, 200 trailers and 65 tractors.

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