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Northern Cranes is 100% Australian privately owned company specialising in the design, manufacture and supply of overhead cranes, bridge cranes, single girder cranes, double girder cranes, gantry cranes, jib cranes, wire rope hoists, chain hoists, entertainment hoists and manual lifting and material handling products.

When you are purchasing cranes from Northern Cranes you acquire a trusted source of global experience and knowledge, combined with local know-how to empower your lifting operations, reduce cost and increase your productivity & safety

We offer flexible crane design solutions, using world-leading products from industry giants such as Columbus McKinnon.

Columbus McKinnon is the Global Leader in Providing Products and Application Knowledge to Help Customers Lift, Position, or Secure Materials Easily and Safely. Columbus McKinnon is a leading worldwide designer, manufacturer, and marketer of material handling systems and services, which efficiently and ergonomically move, lift, position, or secure material. Key products include hoists, actuators, cranes, and lifting and rigging tools. With a rich 140-year tradition, the company is focused on commercial and industrial applications that require the safety and quality provided by its superior design and know-how.

We design, manufacture, supply, install, overhead cranes, gantry cranes, jib cranes, wire rope hoist, chain hoist and other material handling equipment to cities throughout Australia, including Victoria, Melbourne, New South Wales-Sydney, South Australia-Adelaide, Brisbane-Queensland, Western Australia-Perth and Tasmania

Cmworks Yale Global King and Shaw-Box World Series monorail hoists are low-headroom, heavy-duty hoists built to provide long life with higher lifting speeds and precise positioning control. These electric wire rope hoists feature a two-speed motor and oil-bath-lubricated, triple-reduction gearing


Our goal is to establish long lasting relationships with our customers by exceeding their expectations and building safe, reliable, top-of-the-line products & lifting solutions. At Northern Cranes, we use our knowledge and expertise to develop customized lifting solutions to keep your production facility running effectively and efficiently.

All our Management and staff at  Northern Cranes are completely customer orientated. Rather than using a cookie-cutter approach, we shape our lifting solutions to meet your needs. Our goal is to consistently deliver innovative and safe solutions that increase productivity and profitability on time, & within  budget.

We pride ourselves on having a long list of satisfied customers for cranes, hoists and lifting products in Melbourne,Victoria,New south wales, and all over Australia. The large amount of repeat business we receive is a strong indicator of our track record and the level of performance you can expect from Northern Cranes.

Our “can-do” attitude has allowed us to work in sectors as complex, diverse and challenging as mining, construction, oil and gas, and power generation. We are your trusted partners , who are ready to respond promptly and provide advice on the best solutions for your lifting need

Dedicated. Professional. Hardworking. Detail Orientated. Innovative.

Northern Cranes are experienced crane builders, specialising in the design, manufacture, installation, service and repair of a wide range of customised overhead lifting solutions, overhead cranes gantry cranes, jib cranes, wire rope hoists, chain hoists, & material handling equipment’s & lifting products  in Victoria, Melbourne, Sydney, New South Wales, South Australia, Queensland, Perth, Tasmania.

We pride ourselves on our wealth of industry knowledge and expertise, meaning we’re able to provide you with the optimum customised equipment to suit your individual requirements.

Our solutions can be tailored to any job size - from a from a 250kg capacity to 125 tonne capacity overhead crane, we provide the support and advice you need to suit any job size or type.

Our 24/7 repair service and maintenance program will give you peace of mind, knowing your crane needs will be addressed urgently by experienced technicians, so your business can continue operating no matter the time of day!

We are committed to providing the best solutions and support for your lifting needs.

We work with you to achieve your goals & set new heights

We care about our customers and their successes. We are motivated by your accomplishments. It is our goal to help you achieve your business targets and deliver total satisfaction.

Our Process

At Northern Cranes the process is straightforward: from concept to completion, we design, develop, and deliver. The company is small enough to be nimble and large enough to provide the customer service and attention-to-detail your project deserves – every step of the way. Management and staff are personally-invested in each and every project. Our relationship with you does not end after the sale, and we offer one of the most comprehensive service guarantees.

This hands-on approach affords us, as a team, the flexibility to answer your questions and to look for the best solutions. Through knowledge, creativity, high-quality products, cutting-edge technology and unbeatable customer service, we strive to make every NC cranes interaction a positive one.

Northern Cranes's’ continued growth and trusted reputation are a testimony to how we work. Our ability to deliver on our commitments is evident by repeat business. In fact, 70% of Northern Cranes customers have used our services more than once. Northern Cranes clients count on our dependability, drive, and integrity. We take great pride in our accomplishments and build on them every day.



At the Core

The heart of our business is summed up in three words: research, technology and you.

Our business is about research and technology. We are constantly looking for ways to improve your product and its functionality. We aim to boost your business’ productivity and profitability while ensuring the safety and reliability of your equipment

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