Serving Massachusettes, Rhode Island, Martha's Vineyard & Nantucket.

Our fleet of mobile hydraulic cranes are fully insured, maintained and inspected in accordance with OSHA's standards and come equipped with a variety of rigging equipment onboard.
All of our equipment is supplied with Operators who are fully licensed in Massachusetts and Rhode Island and are trained in crane work and rigging operations.  Every Baxter operator is a Nationally Certified CIC Cran Operator in Accordance with NCCA and OSHA Standards.
We provide a variety of rigging services and have an assortment of equipment/gear.
Receive, store and deliver
We can receive and store your equipment in our yard and deliver via truck or tractor trailer for your convenience. We commonly do this for items such as; generators, rooftop units, transformers, electrical components, tanks, safes, etc.
Signal Person
All of our Operators and Riggers are OSHA qualified signal persons. We are happy to assist you in having your staff become OSHA qualified signal persons.
About Us
Baxter Crane and Rigging is a family owned business serving eastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island since 1957.  We have a full range of cranes and equipment from a 26 ton boom truck to a 210 ton all-terrain, as well as forklifts, tractor trailers, and specialized rigging gear.  We lift everything from precast concrete, HVAC units, cell towers, to steel erection and trusses and we specialize in 24 hour emergency response including marine, aircraft, and a wide range of land-based recovery.
Additionally, we perform all types of rigging from heavy machinery/equipment to delicate items through top floor windows and other difficult to reach locations.  Another service we provide is receiving shipped units and equipment at our facility for storage and later transport to your job site thereby eliminating your co-ordination worries.