MONROE, Mich., Sept. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Barnhart Crane & Rigging has opened its newest branch at the Port of Monroe, MI. The Port of Monroe, Michigan's only port on Lake Erie, is located 35 miles south of Detroit, MI and 17 miles north of Toledo, OH. Barnhart's new Eastern Michigan branch adds significant capacity to the company's ability to serve the industrial, manufacturing, and logistics customers in Michigan and the Great Lakes region.
Barnhart is one of the nation's largest heavy lifting and heavy transportation companies, and the Eastern Michigan branch will offer access to one of the largest heavy rigging and heavy lifting inventories in the U.S. The branch will also provide a unique variety of services including trans-loading to or from ship, barge, or rail; roll on and roll off facilities; warehouse storage; and staging yards.
Headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee and established in 1969, Barnhart Crane & Rigging is a leading national supplier of heavy lifting and transportation solutions. The company has over 27 locations across the United States and provides storage, logistics, machinery moving and plant relocations. Barnhart's Quality Management System is certified to the ISO 9001:2008 international standard and has been registered since 2000. For more information, please visit http://www.barnhartcrane.com.
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