Expanding its service network in the Midwest, Columbus McKinnon has selected Hoosier Crane Service Company of Elkhart, Indiana as a parts and repair service center.
Its responsibilities will entail making warranty repairs for CM and Yale Hoists/Shaw-Box products for clients within the distribution area. Hoosier Crane is a supplier of bridge cranes, overhead crane kits, electric chain and wire rope hoists, as well as parts.
The firm’s service repertoire already includes building, installation and servicing of overhead crane systems. It also offers inspections and training based on OSHA requirements.
Columbus McKinnon said that Hoosier Crane had proven its ability to handle parts requirements with efficiency and speed. "Hoosier Crane met the extensive requirements outlined by Columbus McKinnon and therefore earned the stature of a Parts Depot and Warranty Repair Center," said Steve Schillaci, channel sales manager for Columbus McKinnon.
Hoosier Crane has also developed a streamlined inventory system for the most popular CM and Yale Hoists/Shaw-Box products.
Columbus McKinnon is a global manufacturer of material handling systems including hoists, actuators, cranes, and lifting and rigging tools.
Originally posted in Overhead Crane & Hoist Magazine on December 6, 2011. Archived at http://www.ochmagazine.com/news/hoosier-crane-becomes-cmco-parts-depot-and-warranty-repair-center/