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Anderson-Abruzzo Museum Fountain

Anderson-Abruzzo Fountain

We are hoisting a custom fountain to memorialize Ben Abruzzo. The fountain is located at the Anderson-Abruzzo Balloon Museum.

Black Hawk Helicopter

Helping the military hoist and load their Black Hawk helicopter. 

Copper Pointe Church

Lifted a 38,000lb truss to replace current beams within the church.  The truss had to be split into two pieces to be lifted.  It was then welded after it was set in place.


Lifted old cooling tower that weighed 18,000 lbs from the roof and replaced it with a more modern cooling tower that weighed 26,000 lbs.  This lift also included the transportation of the old cooling tower to site for recycling.

Kachina Petroleum

Lift a set of two vaults.  Each top portion and bottom portion of the vaults weighed ~ 120,000 lbs.  The tanks that reside inside the vaults weighed ~ 18,000 lbs.  This job required the joint effort of the Tadano ATF 220G-5 and Liebherr LTM 1200.


gamma knife moving

Lovelace Hospital Gamma Knife Center of Albuquerque needed their old Gamma Knife moved out in order to upgrade the device. The Radioactive Loader weighed in at 22,000 lbs and the old and new Gamma Knife weighed in at 44,000 lbs.

Observe & Report (2009)

Observe & Report was filmed on location at Winrock Mall located in Albuquerque, NM.  During filming Crane Service, Inc.'s cranes held canopies (sun filters to keep glare off actors faces).

Paseo Del Norte Flyover

Paseo Del Norte Flyover construction

We are hoisting bridge beam sections for the Paseo Del Norte bridge flyover in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The crane we used is the Grove GMK-7550.

Suspect Zero (2004)

Crane Service, Inc. held a rain bar with a 60-ton crane for several days of filming in Albuquerque, NM.

Terminator Salvation (2009)

Crane Service, Inc. did close to 60 different jobs on the film working with transportation and special effects.

The Spy Next Door (2010)

During filming at the Albuquerque, New Mexico Waste Water Treatment Plant, Crane Service, Inc. hoisted stunt people in man baskets as they appeared in stunts portraying flying ninjas

Veteran Affairs

Lift and set multiple modular buildings for the VA [Veteran Affairs] Hospital.  Each modular building weighed in at 45,000 lbs.