Australian Crane Manufacturer in Melbourne

Cranetec, a 100% privately owned Australian crane company based in Melbourne, has demonstrated remarkable growth and resilience in the midst of fierce competition from multinational corporations. This success can be attributed to our unwavering commitment to delivering high-quality products and maintaining a strong focus on customer satisfaction. Cranetec cranes are engineered by engineers who have had at least 20 years experience in the industry and can design and engineer a solution to individual needs. The company’s efficiency and flexibility provide customised overhead crane solutions at competitive prices.

We are proud suppliers & manufacturer of high-quality cranes, including gantry cranes , jib cranes , portal cranes and steel/alloy light crane systems. With almost 30 years of experience in the industry, we are the lifting solution experts you can trust.

Cranetec understands that the lifting requirement of every industry is different, so we aim at manufacturing and supplying versatile products that can cater to the needs of all.

One of the main advantages of buying your overhead gantry crane from Cranetec is that the company offers custom design and manufacturing services.
This means that you can get a crane that is specifically designed to meet your unique requirements. Cranetec has experienced engineers and designers who will work closely with you to ensure that your crane is tailored to your needs.

If you wish to buy a crane or hoist for your business, feel free to connect with us.

How We Serve Our Clients in Melbourne?

We offer a range of products and crane services in Melbourne to meet the demanding needs of your business.

Overhead cranes

At Cranetec, we are one of the leading overhead crane manufacturers in Melbourne, specializing in heavy-duty machinery manufactured to lift and move heavy loads from one place to another. These overhead cranes are ideal for industries that demand load lifting of up to 100 t. We proudly manufacture and supply a comprehensive range of overhead cranes, including:
    1. Bridge Cranes – A bridge crane come in single girder and double girder models depending on, weight, class and customer requirements of the crane, these run on runway.
    2. Jib Cranes – A jib crane differs from other crane systems that use a bridge, runway, or tracking system. These cranes are free standing or connected to a column are ideal for being mounted in various positions. These work in a arc of either 270 degrees or 360 degrees depending on the application and customers requirements. These can be manual or fully powered operation, Cranetec is a proud jib crane supplier & manufacturer in Melbourne dedicated to offering high-quality cranes to industries that need them.

Gantry Cranes

As reputable gantry crane manufacturers, we understand that a gantry crane, also known as a portal crane, shares similarities with a bridge crane. The key distinction is that four legs support and move a gantry crane. Unlike a bridge crane typically suspended from an overhead structure, a gantry crane’s mobility and support are derived from these legs.

1. Where Are Gantry Cranes Used?

Have you ever wondered where those powerful gantry cranes do their thing? Well, they’re the real MVPs working quietly behind the scenes in a bunch of industries. Picture shipyards, where they effortlessly manage huge cargo and containers, making port operations a breeze. In the construction world, they’re the muscle lifting and placing heavy building materials with precision. Inside busy warehouses and bustling manufacturing spots, gantry cranes keep things humming, ensuring goods move seamlessly from one spot to another. But wait, there’s more – they’re the go-to for railways, helping put together and maintain trains. And they’ve even got a role in the automotive world, lending a hand in loading and unloading vehicles. At Cranetec, we’re all about gantry cranes and their amazing versatility. Whatever your industry, we’re here to customize these lifting champs to fit your needs like a glove.


2. We Are Experts In Manufacturing Gantry Cranes

At Cranetec, we’re not just about gantry cranes – we’re about mastering the art of making them. With years of hands-on experience, we’ve turned gantry crane manufacturing into a fine craft. From the first sketch to the last tightening of bolts, we pour our heart and soul into every step. Our skilled engineers and crafty technicians work together like a close-knit family, ensuring each gantry crane we create is a masterpiece of precision and quality. When you pick Cranetec, you’re not just getting a crane; you’re getting the result of our years of learning, tinkering, and perfecting. Your lifting needs are unique, and our gantry cranes are crafted to match. Let’s raise the bar for your operations with gantry cranes that are all about top-notch reliability and innovation – the Cranetec way.

Portal cranes

Our portal cranes are made to aid various operations and improve efficiency. They are ideal for being used in construction and development sites for both indoor and outdoor applications. We manufacture full and semi-portal cranes, single and double girder-cranes, and adjustable and portable gantry cranes.


Monorail Crane Systems

We make and supply customised, lightweight crane systems in Melbourne to help streamline your business operations. Though our monorail crane systems are light in weight, they are sturdy enough to handle the workload.

Products We Offer in Melbourne:

  • Permanent MagnetsPermanent magnets facilitate easy lifting and handling of sheets and steel plates from a vertical to a horizontal position and vice versa. We have a range of versatile permanent magnets that can be used for various industrial applications. Our permanent magnets ensure safe and efficient load handling.
  • Radio Control Systems – A radio control system allows the operator to control the crane movement from a safe distance. These systems also allow the operators to move around the workspace, view the surroundings better, and assess obstacles that may come in the way of the crane’s travel path. At Cranetec, we specialise in making radio control systems that allow easy handling of cranes and other equipment.
  • Electric Chain Hoists – These hoists are electrically powered machines that pick up loads heavier than human limits. We are one of Melbourne’s renowned electric chain hoist suppliers, dedicated to helping you choose a hoist for your business and install it.

Starlluf wire rope hoists are suited for a wide range of applications, popular within industrial environments such as manufacturing, mining, construction and shipyards. Our electric rope hoists are easy to install, flexible, versatile and long-lasting.

Built for Industrial Performance

We understand that purchasing a crane/wire rope hoist is a big investment and that choosing the right hoist is imperative in the lifting process – after all, without the hoist, safe heavy lifting would not be possible! Starluff hoists are designed for industrial performance so that you get an electric wire rope hoist that can withstand heavy duty lifting and prolongs wear and tear.

When you choose a Starlluf wire rope hoist, you are getting a top of the line product that has been manufactured to highest engineering standard, using the best quality materials so that you get one that does the job and is built to last. Our hoists can handle loads from 3200kgs to 100 tonne so weight is no issue. Our electric hoists also come in a variety of options such as single girder, double girder, monorail and foot mounted. They are easy to cost effective, easy to install, easy to use, easy to maintain and are safe to operate. Enquire about the Starlluf hoist today to save money for your business tomorrow.


  • Service & Maintenance – Crane and hoists breakdown are common on older cranes and hoists, so they need regular service and maintenance. At Cranetec, we have in-house team of trained technicians who can service and maintain various types of cranes, hoists, and other lifting solutions this will reduce your overall costs though experienced technicians with cost effective solutions and maintain you equipment to current Australian standard AS2550.
    We offer end of life assessments on your crane with cost effective solutions.
  • Third party inspections

Call us now for a cost effective solution to Melbourne’s crane service and repair needs.

Why Choose Us for Your Crane Needs in Melbourne?

Cranetec is dedicated to put customers needs first to find a safe and cost effective solutions to all your problems.


1. High-Quality Products

At Cranetec, we offer a range of high-quality cranes and hoists ideal for various industrial applications. Using high-grade materials, innovative designs, and unique fabrication methods, we can manufacture lifting solutions that promise increased efficiency in industrial production.


 2. Trusted Name in The Industry

Since we have been in this business for almost three decades, we have catered to the needs of many clients. Our high-grade products and reliable services have made us a renowned name in the industry, with multiple businesses trusting only us with their lifting solutions.

If you’re looking for the best crane solutions in Melbourne, you’ve just hit the jackpot with Cranetec. We’re not your average crane company – we’re your partners in lifting and material handling success.

Why are we the top dogs in Melbourne’s crane scene? It’s simple: we’re all about making your life easier. From designing cranes that fit your exact needs to setting them up hassle-free, we’ve got you covered. And we don’t stop there. Our crew of experienced pros keeps your cranes in tip-top shape, and we know just how to give older cranes a fresh, modern twist.

No matter what industry you’re in, we speak your language. Need heavy-duty overhead cranes? We’ve got them. Planning a construction project? Our versatile gantry cranes are at your service. We’re not just here to provide cranes – we’re here to make sure your lifting game is on point.

Join hands with Cranetec and say goodbye to lifting worries. Your smoother, more efficient lifting journey starts with us.

Reach Out Today: Let's Elevate Your Operations

Are you looking for a trusted crane manufacturer? Contact Cranetec today. We are one of Melbourne’s renowned gantry crane suppliers dedicated to providing quality products to our clients. You can rely on us to offer jib cranes, portable cranes, electric chain hoists, and wire rope hoists. We are here to provide useful products that cater to your lifting needs and add value to your business.

Answers to Your Crane Questions

Cranes allow easy lifting and moving of heavy machinery or materials. Different types of cranes are useful for various industries. Some industries in which cranes are the most useful include shipbuilding, construction, manufacturing, and material handling.
The use of cranes is vital in many industries, including construction and manufacturing. Cranes that lift and move heavy weights minimise the human resources required for specific jobs. Moreover, lifting heavy weights manually involves some risks, which can be eliminated using high-grade cranes.
A gantry crane or portal crane is a type of crane with one or more beams aided by freestanding legs. These cranes move on wheels which drive on a track, or a rail system with a bridge, trolley, and hoist. Gantry cranes are common in workshops, warehouses, and railroads. There are various types of gantry cranes available in the market, including:
  • Full gantry crane
  • Semi-gantry crane
  • Portable gantry crane
  • Adjustable gantry crane
  • Single girder gantry crane
  • Double girder gantry crane
  • Truss gantry crane
  • Box gantry crane
  • L-shaped gantry crane
  • U shape gantry crane
  • Workstation gantry crane

The cost of crane services in Melbourne can vary widely depending on factors such as the type of crane needed, the duration of service, the complexity of the project, and any additional services required. For an accurate quote tailored to your specific needs, contact Cranetec directly. Our team will happily provide detailed and competitive pricing based on your requirements.

Absolutely! We’re like the tailors of the crane world. We’ll chat with you to figure out what you’re looking for, whether it’s heavy lifting, specific reach, or unique functionality. Then, we create a crane that’s a perfect fit for your business.

Safety and quality are our superheroes. We only use the good stuff to make our cranes, and we follow all the rules (and then some). Plus, each crane goes through demanding tests and inspections to make sure it’s a high performer. It’s like we’re sending them to crane boot camp.

Getting a price is easy. Give us a shout on the phone or drop us an email. Tell us what you’re after – the lifting dreams you have – and our team will come back with a quote that’s just for you. We promise to keep it simple and stress-free.

Yes, we’re not just here for a quick crane drop-off. We’re in it for the long haul. Our maintenance services are like spa days for cranes – they’ll be pampered, inspected, and tuned up regularly. It’s all about making sure your cranes stay happy and healthy and your operations keep humming.