American Equipment, Inc. started 45 years ago in Ken Zimmerman's basement. Back then we only offered conveying, packaging, and lifting equipment in Utah and Idaho. Fast-forward through three moves and amazing expansion to locations in Utah, Nevada, Wyoming, and Colorado. Our in-house crane fabrication, parts, service, and material handling are valued all over the United States today.
1969 - American Equipment operated a small office offering, conveying, packaging and overhead lifting equipment in Utah and Idaho.
1979 - American Equipment moved to a small sales office which later expanded with a repair shop and warehouse.
1989 - American Equipment moved to a larger facility with capabilities to expand sales and service. Additional Service technicians were added for servicing overhead cranes and hoists.
1998 - In house crane fabrication was added to American Equipment list of services. This space also provided the capability to do modernization of customers' cranes and hoists.
2000 - An 11,000 Sq. Ft. crane fabrication facility was add to our present facility. The facility housed two Ten (10) Ton Cranes. At this time a training facility was added to do in house training of our technicians and offer crane inspection training for our customers.
2005 to 2013 - Eight branches were opened in Gillette WY, Casper, WY, Las Vegas, NV, Reno, NV, Rock Springs, WY, Grand Junction Co, and Denver Co.
2009 - ISO Certification was completed and American Equipment became an ISO company.
2010 - Two more bays were added to our facility for fabrication and paint. This was an additional 6,500 sq ft.
2013 - An additional Fab Shop was leased to increase our crane building capacity.
American Equipment, Inc. has over 100 employees throughout the company. This includes (10) Regional Offices located in 4 different states.
American Equipment, Inc. offers popular products that come with unmatched reliability and support: