Celebrating 45 Years

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45 years established

We have specialized in crane rental and sales for 45 years! 

Short and Long-term Projects

Our focus is on daily rentals and long-term heavy lift projects.

Extensive Experience!

Imperial has extensive experience in refinery turnarounds, wind turbine erection and maintenance work.

Skilled Staff

 Our staff is skilled at managing multiple large scale projects. 



Imperial  has the ability to supply over 250 pieces of equipment at any time.

One Stop Shop

We offer operator training, project management, cost estimation and lift coordination while executing safety and maintaining world class service.  


10 Times Industry Standard

We have over $50 Million in insurance, which is more than 10 times the industry standard.


Total Man Hours Without A Lost Time Accident

 Celebrating 6 years without a lost time accident! 3,419,807 hours without a lost time accident with an EMR of 0.56.  

We Got You Covered

Whatever your need Imperial Crane Services has got you covered! Call us today at 1-888-HOIST IT to see how we can help you.


We Are Here For You

We are available 24/7. Our sales staff is always accessible to provide quotes, perform site reviews, and assist customers with accurate and timely information.


Imperial has the solutions to your purchasing and rental needs.


 Need equipment on a steadier basis? Buy it. If we don’t have it, we’ll get it. Learn More> 


 Need equipment for the day, week or month? Rent it, bare or manned. We can handle any size job, no matter how large or small. Learn More> 


 Can’t afford to buy at this time? Lease or rent-to-own. Turn your equipment into your own profit center. Learn More> 





Imperial Crane was called out to save a sinking tugboat from the canal in Lemont Illinois.  The tugboat weighed 180,000 lbs. and with the extra water it had taken on almost 200,000 lbs.  Imperial Crane brought in their Leibherr LTM1400 500 ton capacity crane, the crane was working at a radius of 50 feet and […]

Imperial celebrated 45 years in the crane rental/sale business by throwing a party last Friday night at the main headquarters in Bridgeview, IL. We had an awesome turnout and everyone had a good time with delicious food, drinks, music, and raffle prizes. We are grateful for the incredible history that has made us an industry […]

Imperial handles Cinemark Theaters Biggest Replacement Job Ever! Imperial was called out to Cinemark Theaters 3 located in Evanston, IL to replace-29 RTU’s. This was Cinemark Theaters Biggest Replacement Job Ever! Imperial used a Liebherr LTM 1250-1 to lift the equipment. “Thanks, I was fortunate to have a great crew on this install, and an […]

Imperial Crane was selected as the first round pick by C3 Presents to work for AG Productions in Chicago, Illinois. Imperial Crane assisted in building “NFL Draft Town” on Congress Parkway Bridge. Each megastructure column that was set up was 88 feet tall and 120 feet wide weighing 124,000 pounds each.

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ics125Get Your Copy Today! Available NOW! “Imperial Crane: Our Journey” book is finally out in digital form. Now Available through ALL e-Book distributors. All proceeds go to the Bohne Foundation.

The Bohne Foundation is dedicated to feeding the hungry, clothing the naked, comforting the destitute, encouraging the hopeless, while aiding the neediest members of our global community. Become Involved!

For years, I have wanted to do this – to create an avenue through which I can continue our father’s legacy of generosity and good will. My new book is now released, Imperial Crane, and all the profits go directly into the foundation. Please join us as we touch the world – B.J. Bohne  Bohne Foundation

Celebrating 45 Years

Customers know that by choosing us they will have a stress free experience,
certain that their needs will be met and expectations exceeded.

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