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Complicated Motor Removal Simplified with Custom Devices

Complicated Motor Removal Simplified with Custom Devices

Minimizing downtime is crucial to any business, but an outage at a nuclear plant can cost millions. When the Braidwood ...
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Comparing Sticks the Blackhawks New Community Training Center

Comparing Sticks the Blackhawks New Community Training Center

Imperial was lifting an assortment of the rooftop equipment to support upcoming rink operations…the heaviest unit being 12,500 lbs. at ...
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The Power of the Sticks

The Power of the Sticks

Imperial Power Services performed job in Silver Lake, IL which involved a Liebherr LTM 1500 600 ton AT as main ...
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Opening Act at Lollapalooza in Grant Park

Opening Act at Lollapalooza in Grant Park

Imperial Crane was hired to assemble multiple stages, one being the stage that will be used for headliner appearances, along ...
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Imperial Power’s Time Saving Turnaround Cuts Outage Time by 12 Days

Imperial Power’s Time Saving Turnaround Cuts Outage Time by 12 Days

High Capacity Crawler Crane Transforms Switchyard Job Asubstation outage can be incredibly costly for an electric utility. To avoid an ...
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Illinois Interchange - Expressway Improvements on Lake Shore Drive

Illinois Interchange – Expressway Improvements on Lake Shore Drive

Interchange Improvements Illinois DOT updates a major thoroughfare into Chicago. For years, the Illinois Department of Transportation patched and repaired ...
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Replacing Chillers in Downtown Chicago

Replacing Chillers in Downtown Chicago

High five moment Imperial Crane saved Loyola University time and money on a chiller replacement project in downtown Chicago. Chicago-based ...
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Imperial Partners with Mt. Prospect for their Millennium Celebration

Imperial Partners with Mt. Prospect for their Millennium Celebration

Imperial Crane partnered with the Village of Mt. Prospect to hoist two signs on their water tower to announce their ...
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Imperial Crane featured in the August issue of ACT magazine for their lift plan expertise

Imperial Crane featured in the August issue of ACT magazine for their lift plan expertise

General contractors, the Army Corps of Engineers and crane owning companies clearly see the risk mitigation benefits of requiring software-generated ...
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Imperial Crane Expanded Their Liebherr Fleet

Imperial Crane Expanded Their Liebherr Fleet

While attending the world’s leading trade fair for construction, building material, mining machines and construction vehicles in Munich, Germany, Imperial ...
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Under the Lights with Imperial Crane

Under the Lights with Imperial Crane

Imperial Crane was proud to be a part of Navy Pier's 100th anniversary by installing the legs of the new ...
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Imperial Crane is selected as the first round pick for the second year  in a row for the 2016 NFL Draft

Imperial Crane is selected as the first round pick for the second year in a row for the 2016 NFL Draft

In 2015 and 2016, Imperial Crane took part in the assembly of the main stage for the NFL Draft. The ...
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Up Close with Abraham Lincoln and the Common Man

Up Close with Abraham Lincoln and the Common Man

The Common Man and an Abraham Lincoln’s 36 foot tall monumental statues hung from Imperial’s crane at the Crown Point, ...
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Imperial Crane makes the wheel go round at Graue Mill in Oak, Brook IL.

Imperial Crane makes the wheel go round at Graue Mill in Oak, Brook IL.

The 164 year old Graue Mill is under construction to make structural improvements. As a part of their renovations, Imperial ...
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Imperial Crane on-site at the historic Hotel Baker

Imperial Crane on-site at the historic Hotel Baker

At the site of the historic Baker Hotel in St Charles IL, Imperial Crane was hired to assist with removing ...
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Imperial Crane on the front cover of ACT magazine along with Imperial Power featured in the same issue for the 756kV switchyard project.

Imperial Crane on the front cover of ACT magazine along with Imperial Power featured in the same issue for the 756kV switchyard project.

Crane choreography Imperial Power Services was called in to take care of business at an electrical plant. John Skelly reports ...
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Complicated Motor Removal Simplified with Custom Devices

Complicated Motor Removal Simplified with Custom Devices

Minimizing downtime is crucial to any business, but an outage at a nuclear plant can cost millions. When the Braidwood ...
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It Takes Three to Tango

It Takes Three to Tango

Imperial Crane manned multiple cranes erecting bridge beams for the Lakeshore Drive flyover to Interstate 55 near McCormick Place. The ...
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Imperial Crane Hired to Remove Chicago’s Historic Water Tower

Imperial Crane Hired to Remove Chicago’s Historic Water Tower

Multiple cranes were on-site during the removal of the historic water tower from the Goldblatt Brothers Department Store building. Imperial ...
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Take a “SPIN” with Imperial Crane

Take a “SPIN” with Imperial Crane

Imperial Crane took part in Navy Pier’s Ferris Wheel’s last go around as they were hired to assemble six of ...
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Imperial Power Services – A Wind Wind Solution

Imperial Power Services – A Wind Wind Solution

Imperial Power Services was contracted to provide primary and auxiliary cranes in support of a main shaft replacement. The process ...
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Imperial Crane Services, Inc. Acquires Speedway Crane

Imperial Crane Services, Inc. Acquires Speedway Crane

Imperial Crane Services, Inc. has acquired Speedway Crane headquartered in Joliet, Illinois. Imperial Crane, headquartered in Bridgeview, IL with additional ...
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Operation Rebuild along with Imperial Crane Assist the Giest Family  after an EF-4 Tornado

Operation Rebuild along with Imperial Crane Assist the Giest Family after an EF-4 Tornado

After a violent EF-4 tornado ripped through the rural town of Fairdale, IL on April 9, 2015, Rick and Dawn ...
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Imperial Crane donates a crane in Schererville, IN at the Tri Town Safety Village

Imperial Crane donates a crane in Schererville, IN at the Tri Town Safety Village

Imperial Crane assisted Tri Town Safety Village in Schererville, Indiana by donating a crane to unload a 10’ diameter tank ...
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Your Lollapalooza Headliner

Your Lollapalooza Headliner

Imperial Crane was hired to set up the stages needed for Lollapalooza which took place from Friday, July 31st through ...
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Bridge Assistance

Bridge Assistance

Imperial Crane was hired to assist with bridge set up in Rockford, IL. This project required the use of four ...
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Imperial Crane installs new video scoreboards at Soldier Field

Imperial Crane installs new video scoreboards at Soldier Field

With the help of Imperial Crane, Chicago Bears fans will experience replays, vide features, ingame stats and scores on two ...
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Imperial Power Services Volunteer Effort

Imperial Power Services Volunteer Effort

Pearson Construction was involved in the erection of a 9/11 Memorial in Benton Harbor, MI. The memorial itself contained a ...
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Imperial Crane Sponsors the Lift and Move USA Event

Imperial Crane Sponsors the Lift and Move USA Event

Imperial Crane Services, Inc. was a sponsor at the Lift and Move USA event on Thursday, June 16th and Friday, ...
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Imperial Crane Earns First Round Pick at NFL Draft Town

Imperial Crane Earns First Round Pick at NFL Draft Town

Imperial Crane was selected as the first round pick by C3 Presents to work for AG Productions in Chicago, Illinois ...
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Imperial Crane Recognized For Their Ongoing Commitment to Safety

Imperial Crane Recognized For Their Ongoing Commitment to Safety

Imperial Crane Services was presented with a safety award at the Northwest Indiana Business Roundtable (NWIBRT) Awards Banquet – Honoring ...
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Safety is a Choice Not a Chance

Safety is a Choice Not a Chance

Imperial Crane is proud to announce that our Experience Modification Rate (EMR) has reached a low of 0.62. This number ...
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Engineering News-Record Magazine, March 12, 2012

Engineering News-Record Magazine, March 12, 2012

Optimal Crane Utilization Drives Safety/Efficiency on Refinery Modernization’s  BP’s Whiting Refinery Modernization (WRM) project in Whiting, Indiana, is one of the ...
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Imperial’s Indiana Office Hired by Rieth-Riley for Bridge Extension Project

Imperial Crane Services was hired by Rieth-Riley Construction Company to work on the Joseph Avenue Bridge Extension Project in Portage, ...
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Imperial Crane Features Yard Crashers 2012

Imperial Crane Features Yard Crashers 2012

Plainfield, IL – Imperial Crane will be featured in a Yard Crashers episode this August on HGTV and DIY Network.  ...
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Imperial Crane now Elliott Boom Truck Dealer for Illinois and Indiana

Imperial Crane now Elliott Boom Truck Dealer for Illinois and Indiana

Bridgeview, IL - Imperial Crane has become the exclusive dealer for Elliott Equipment BoomTruck truck mounted cranes in Illinois and ...
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Imperial Crane Featured on Yard Crashers

Imperial Crane Featured on Yard Crashers

Plainfield, IL - Imperial Crane will be featured in a Yard Crashers episode this August on HGTV and DIY Network ...
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Replacement of Chicago's Harbor Gates

Replacement of Chicago’s Harbor Gates

Chicago, IL - LMC Power hired us to assist in the fabrication of Chicago Harbor’s replacement lock gates, originally built ...
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Imperial on Long-Term Bridge Project with Walsh

Imperial on Long-Term Bridge Project with Walsh

Gary, IN - Imperial Crane works on a three year project with Walsh Construction to rebuild a three mile stretch ...
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Imperial Assists in New State of the Art Hydrogen Plant

Imperial Assists in New State of the Art Hydrogen Plant

Lemont, IL – Imperial Crane Services, Inc. coordinates with Linde Gas North America to assemble a plant supplying hydrogen to ...
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