Crane Hot Line: An Insightful and Informative Partner

Since 1997, Crane Hot Line has been North America’s leading publication for the crane, rigging, and heavy haul industries. Readers, include 17,000 print circulation along with 25,002 opt in digital subscibers, are involved in heavy construction, specialty trades, crane and heavy equipment rental, specialized transport, mining, manufacturing, equipment sales, and more, rely on Crane Hot Line to stay up to date with the industry.


Insightful & Informative
Each month, Crane Hot Line offers its readers a broad mix of topics and information relating to the crane and rigging industries, including editorial insight on current issues, new product reviews, and interesting crane and rigging accomplishments. An up-to-date and accurate mailing list helps ensure 
Crane Hot Line's circulation reaches the most important people in the crane industry.


Ready to Work
In addition to our highly knowledgeable editorial team, 
Crane Hot Line dedicated staff of marketing professionals is ready to help your company develop a marketing plan that will maximize impact for your dollar.


Quality & Affordability
Crane Hot Line has grown steadily because of a commitment to providing readers with the best possible content available and providing advertisers a variety of opportunities and impeccable service. Quality full-color glossy presentation affords Crane Hot Line advertisers appealing programs that fit within any budget.


Contact Us



800-231-8953 / 515-574-2312

Post Mail:

PO Box 1052


Fort Dodge, IA 50501


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Meet Our Staff

Pat Sharkey



Katie Parrish



Mike Larson    


Contributing Editor

Becky Rasmussen


Art Director

Julie Stark


Operations Coordinator

Cindy Kirby


Account Manager

Floyd Geopfert


Account Manager

Jeff Shumar


Account Manager

Franci Motz


Digital Media Director

Pat Sharkey - Publisher, Crane Hot Line


Pat Sharkey



 Katie Parrish - Editor, Crane Hot Line


Katie Parrish