About The Portal Crane Group
The Portal Crane Group has been proudly servicing the crane and hoist industry since 1987. With headquarters near Vancouver, Canada, the three main operating divisions at The Portal Crane Group are Portal Crane, Precision Crane and BRELX. Quality products and exceptional customer service are paramount for our company.
Portal Crane Parts Ltd. was incorporated in 1987 and is a global supplier for lumber and bulk material handling bridge cranes throughout the world. The services we offer include distribution and installation of replacement parts, inspections, rebuilds and upgrades. We are the licensed distributor for Colby Crane parts and Kingsway Cranes. From the gantry wheels to the top of the girders, and everything in between, we supply all the parts to keep these cranes in top running condition.
Portal Crane Parts has recently expanded to serving large material handling equipment. We certify, inspect and service container cranes, rubber tire gantry cranes, rail mounted gantry cranes, stacker reclaimers and ship loaders. We are experts in crane braking systems such as storm brakes, service brakes and emergency brakes. We also specialize in the supply of cable, festoon systems and cable reels for various materials handling crane types. With our expertise we are able to find a custom-engineered solution for any problem with large portal cranes.
In 1995, Precision Crane was developed, covering all of British Columbia, parts of Alberta and the Western region of the US. We are an authorized distributor for all major crane and hoist manufacturers, allowing us to supply, install and service all types of industrial material handling cranes, hoists, winches and other lifting equipment.
Our team of licensed technicians are qualified with over 10,000 hours of experience to perform inspections on cranes and hoists that exceed WorkSafeBC regulations. We offer various services to our customers; including annual preventative maintenance inspections, repairs, installations, commissioning, safety training and upgrades. We provide parts and equipment from a wide variety of manufacturers, enabling us to cater to the needs of all our customers.
BRELX was introduced by the Portal Crane Group in 2013. This division was started by highly accomplished braking professionals with decades of design knowledge and customer service experience within the industry. BRELX is a unique storm brake solution provider, focused on designing and manufacturing brakes for rail-mounted material handling cranes and the port industry.
We offer revolutionary products, thinking outside the box for what the application calls for. We are able to design and manufacture storm braking systems which are highly automated, yet offer simple maintenance. Our support team of engineers and field experts are always available to assist with the technical expertise and commissioning of braking systems required to keep your rail mounted equipment safe and reliable.
The Portal Crane Group: Reliability through Quality and Innovation.
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Our in-house support team is also always available to provide you with the technical expertise you require to keep your equipment up and running. Problem, question or concern…we’re here to help!