TNT Crane & Rigging, Inc. announces acquisition of Rent-A-Crane, Inc.
By John Skelly16 July 2014
TNT Crane & Rigging, Inc. purchased the assets of Rent-A-Crane, Inc., an Oklahoma City-based provider of crane lifting services to the energy industry in Oklahoma and the Texas Panhandle.
"The acquisition of Rent-A-Crane bolsters TNT’s existing footprint through additional contiguous geography and supports further penetration into the Mid-Continent energy market. Rent-A-Crane’s 30-year history in the region, coupled with TNT’s capabilities will provide significant growth opportunities and enhanced service for our combined customer base going forward. We are very excited to be working with all of the Rent-A-Crane employees and continue to grow the fine company Gary and his family have worked hard to build,” said Michael Appling Jr., CEO, TNT.
Founded in 1985, TNT Crane & Rigging, Inc. is a large crane service provider in North America utilizing hydraulic truck, all terrain and crawler cranes with lifting capacity up to 1300 tons, plus a comprehensive inventory of gantry jacks, forklifts, rigging equipment, and tractor/trailers. The company has over 1,100 employees working in its 24 branch network. TNT delivers lifting solutions to customers across many industries including oil & gas, refining, petrochemical, power and commercial end markets.