Maxim acquires B&G Crane Service

07 March 2019

Maxim Crane Works has acquired B&G Crane Service based in New Orleans, LA. 


A Maxim crane at the 2014 ConExpo show. 

B&G is a subsidiary of Canadian crane rental group NCSG and is one of the largest providers of crane, rigging and lifting services in the Gulf Coast area. Maxim said it will integrate B&G within its existing business.

“B&G Crane offers one of the most experienced teams of crane professionals in the region,” said Bryan Carlisle, Maxim CEO. ”Their state-of-the art fleet provides customers with a best in class brand of products, parts, services and rental equipment. We are confident that the combination of B&G and Maxim will bring added value to our combined customer base, employees and the industry.”


Bryan Carlisle, Maxim Crane

Trip Grilletta, B&G Crane divisional operations vice president, said the transaction delivers ”an exciting opportunity for our employees to become part of the Maxim team and look forward to continuing to grow our business with our new partner.”

B&G Crane was started in 1946. Based in New Orleans, the company has branches in Baton Rouge, LA, Beaumont, TX and Baytown, TX. The fleet consists of more than 150 cranes, from 4 to 825 ton capacities, plus more than 100 trucks.


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