CRANeIUM specializes in the optimization of Overhead Cranes, with a proven track record of providing customer focused solutions for both new and existing material handling equipment, throughout Western Canada and the Pacific Northwest.
Our commitment is to maximize the safety, reliability and productivity of your lifting equipment, while minimizing operational costs, maintenance costs and equipment downtime. By maintaining this focus in all that we do, we maximize the Return On Investment in your company’s material handling equipment.Whether designing a custom hoist or crane, replacing antiquated, high maintenance controls, replacing proprietary high cost components with readily available, competitively priced components, providing spare parts and service solutions that reduce your maintenance budget, Craneium can provide the solution that’s right for you.
With access to the latest technologies and the industry’s leading products and manufacturers, Craneium service solutions are tailored to the customers’ needs and are not dependent on fulfilling internal company product and sales quota.

  • We listen to you – solutions offered are a reflection of our customers’ needs and not driven by corporate mandates or proprietary product solutions.
  • Equipment solutions based on Customers’ specific needs and/or brand preference.
  • The integration of the latest technologies on new and existing equipment
  • Safety and Project Documentation delivered complete and on time
  • Specialized Field Installation staff – not crane generalists
  • Project designs and management by overhead crane professionals, with an established industry reputation for successfully designing, managing and installing many of the largest crane projects over the past decade.
  • Buying power that we pass on to our customers, reducing product and parts costs.

Who we are:

CRANeIUM specializes in the optimization of Overhead Cranes, with a proven track record of providing customer focused solutions for both new and existing material handling equipment, throughout Western Canada and the Pacific Northwest.
Our commitment is to maximize the safety, reliability and productivity of your lifting equipment, while minimizing operational costs, maintenance costs and equipment downtime. By maintaining this focus in all that we do, we maximize the Return On Investment in your company’s material handling equipment.

CHOOSING CRANeIUM MEANS:

  • We listen to you – solutions offered are a reflection of our customers’ needs and not driven by corporate mandates or proprietary product solutions.
  • Equipment solutions based on Customers’ specific needs and/or brand preference.
  • The integration of the latest technologies on new and existing equipment
  • Safety and Project Documentation delivered complete and on time
  • Specialized Field Installation staff – not crane generalists
  • Project designs and management by overhead crane professionals, with an established industry reputation for successfully designing, managing and installing many of the largest crane projects over the past decade.
  • Buying power that we pass on to our customers, reducing product and parts costs.

What we do:

Whether designing a custom hoist or crane, replacing antiquated, high maintenance controls, replacing proprietary high cost components with readily available, competitively priced components, providing spare parts and service solutions that reduce your maintenance budget, Craneium can provide the solution that’s right for you.
With access to the latest technologies and the industry’s leading products and manufacturers, Craneium service solutions are tailored to the customers’ needs and are not dependent on fulfilling internal company product and sales quota.

TYPICAL CRANeIUM OFFERINGS INCLUDE:

  • Variable Speed Controls (VFD and Digital DC) conversions
  • Custom Designed and Manufactured Lifting Equipment
  • Standard crane components
  • Jibs and Portable Gantry cranes
  • Supply and Installation of Radio Controls
  • Engineering Studies
  • Capacity Up-rates
  • Load Limiting and Load Display Systems design and installation
  • Cab and Cab Control Replacements
  • New Cranes, Hoists, Winches and Below the Hook Lifting Devices
  • Crane Automation Design and Installation
  • Electrification Systems
  • Man baskets and Personnel Hoists
  • Spare Parts
  • Load testing

How we do it:

From initial consultation through project completion CRANeIUM maintains an unwavering focus on safety. We ensure all projects are supported with WCB and OHS required Job Hazard Analyses, Safe Work Plans and Procedures. Our workers are trained crane professionals, meeting all training requirements for:
First Aid/CPR and including BC Transport Endorsement, Fall Protection, Aerial Platform, H2S, WHMIS, Forklift and Overhead Crane Operation, etc.
CRANeIUM is COR Certified and is Registered with ISNetworld and PICS.

Products:

Much of CRANeIUM’s success has been built on a philosophy of providing our customers with the products and services that they want and not the products or services that we want to sell.
Notwithstanding the above, CRANeIUM has successfully completed numerous projects utilizing products supplied by the following industry leading manufacturers:

  • Magnetek Variable Frequency Drives
  • Mondel Brakes
  • Marathon Motors
  • Cattron/HBC and Telemotive Radio Controls
  • SEW Eurodrive Brake Motors and Reducers
  • Schneider Modicon Quantum, AB/Rockwell and GE PLC’s

Documentation:

CRANeIUM understands the importance of providing complete and detailed documentation as a part of every project including:

  • Field Hazard Assessments and Written Safe Job Procedures
  • Detailed Construction Schedules
  • Electrical, Structural and Mechanical Approval, Issued for Construction and As-built Drawings
  • Detailed OEM Manuals including Operational Procedures and Maintenance Instructions

Where we work:

CRANeIUM is proud to have worked for a number of North America’s Leading employers including:

  • AltaSteel
  • ATCO Power
  • BC Hydro
  • Cameco
  • Government of Canada – Department of National Defence
  • Evraz
  • FortisBC
  • Gerdau
  • Howe Sound Pulp and Paper
  • Manitoba Hydro
  • Ponderay Newsprint
  • SaskPower
  • Teck
  • TransAlta
WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS ARE SAYING

"We consider the work to be top quality and very professional, and from a contract perspective your company has been very good to deal with. Well done all around!"