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Crane Hot Line


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Since 1997 Crane Hot Line has been North America’s primary source for the crane, rigging, and specialized transport Industry. Crane Hot Line’s print and digital editions are read monthly by heavy equipment contractors, crane-rental companies, riggers, specialized transport/heavy haulers, equipment dealers, and affiliated companies involved in the lifting and specialized transport industries.

The Crane and Lift Group includes the editorial-driven publications Crane Hot Line and Lift and Access. 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. Lift and Access analyzes new technologies, discusses industry trends, and reviews unique applications. Our coverage goes beyond equipment introductions. It provides an in-depth look at the advanced engineering, components, and ancillary products that further enhance the products’ usage and safety.

In addition to construction and equipment rental, Lift and Access extends its mission to the overhead utility market and fleet procurement managers respectively through its Telecom & Utility Construction and Components & Consumables supplements.

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Crane Hot Line is also distributed at the industry’s key tradeshows and association conferences. The print edition’s monthly readership includes members of the Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA), the Crane Rental Association of Canada (CRAC), and the Association of Crane & Rigging Professionals (ACRP).

Those associations represent a large portion of crane, rigging, and heavy haul companies in North America that rent and purchase heavy equipment and support products.


Crane Hot Lines monthly print circulation – 14,800 to USA and Canada

  • Heavy construction contractors and specialty trade contractors
  • Road and bridge contractors and general contractors
  • Crane & heavy equipment rentals, sales, and parts & services
  • Manufacturers of cranes & related equipment
  • Association meetings, events, and trade shows


Crane Hot Line’s monthly digital circulation – 20,000 to USA, Canada, and others. 


Crane Hot Line’s editorial covers a broad mix of topics and delivers information and insight about cranes, rigging, and specialized transport. Its articles cover vital topics that include new products, new technology, legislation, standards, equipment applications, business issues and tips, fleet management, equipment maintenance, key events, safety, training, dealer announcements, people news, tech tips, and industry issues. 


Crane Hot Line is published by Catalyst Communication Network (CCN), specializing in providing information for the construction, industrial, and agricultural markets. 

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Crane Hot Line is part of the Catalyst Communications Network publication family.