Crane Services & Equipment

Crane Equipment & Services

Over a Century of Crane & Engineered Equipment Experience
Whiting Designs, Manufactures & Supplies Light to Heavy Duty Cranes

Crane & Crane Systems for Industrial Material Handling

Whiting has long been a leading, highly respected source for the Design & Manufacture of Cranes & Crane Systems

J.H. Whiting - founded the Detroit Foundry Equipment Company in 1884

In 1884 when North America was just beginning to flex its manufacturing and economic muscles, J.H. Whiting founded the Detroit Foundry Equipment Company. Located in Detroit, Michigan, the company was dedicated to providing the foundry industry with the highest quality metallurgical and material handling equipment. The Crane Group at Whiting Equipment makes their expertise and very diverse range of crane equipment available in Canada.


Mr. Whiting designs & Builds first Three Motor Overhead Bridge Crane - 1898

In 1898, after moving the young company to Harvey, Illinois, Mr. Whiting designed and built the first three motor overhead bridge crane and the renamed Whiting Foundry Equipment Company soon became a leader in design and manufacture of overhead cranes and material handling equipment. Today Canadian Pacific Railway is still operating these three Whiting Cranes… Built in 1912.


Whiting remains committed to providing Reliable Service & Quality products

Whiting has gone through many changes, but our commitment remains to provide reliable service and a quality product. Whiting is the founding member of the Crane Manufacturers Association of America, Inc., a trade association of electric overhead traveling crane manufacturers. Whiting actively participates in the Association activities, including operating a strong engineering committee, constantly striving to improve crane engineering practices.



Our Crane Equipment & Services include:

Whiting Cranes


Whiting Designs, Manufactures & Supplies multiple industries with Light to Heavy Duty Overhead Cranes, Underhung Cranes, Monorail Systems, Transfer Cranes & Gantry Cranes.

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Crane Part

Cranes Components and Spare Parts

Whiting has been an industry leader for over 100 years in the Design & Manufacture of high quality Overhead Cranes, Crane Maintenance & Crane Replacement Parts.

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Cranes Modernization

The objectives of our Crane Modernization Programs are to significantly improve Plant Safety during Overhead Material Handling of equipment & increase productivity in Material Handling Operations.

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Drop Tables

Whiting Equipment Canada Inc. offers Design Experience, Product Quality & Operational Economy. All Whiting Drop Table designs are adaptable to match your specific service requirements.

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