MADISON, Ill. – Barnhart Crane & Rigging of Memphis begins 2024 finalizing operational details of its October 2023 acquisition of Madison, Ill.-based Bollmeier Crane.

The acquisition in Q4 included the purchase of Bollmeier’s operated crane rental service, all equipment and associated personnel.

This is Barnhart’s second acquisition of a crane company in the St. Louis region. In May of 2023, the firm acquired St. Louis-based Taylor Crane Rental.

Bollmeier was founded in 1985 and Taylor Crane Rental began in 1946.