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Capital Hoist & Crane

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Elkton, Kentucky


Shreveport,. Louisiana


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When you say overhead crane you say Capital Hoist and Crane! With our experienced team we can tackle any job.

We also keep Hoist and RIgging  Hardware in stock

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Does your sling need to be tested? Capital Hoist and Crane can test your slings or other hardware up to 200.000 Lbs.


A very specialized field in the hoisting world is Railroad equipment. We have built turntables, drop tables, and more for our customers.



We offer a full range of mobile equipment services for you company. Our technicians are highly trained and prepared for any problem you have.


Welcome to Capital Hoist & Crane

 What sets us apart here at Capital Hoist & Crane is our commitment to providing outstanding crane, turntables, rail jack, maintenance, and rigging products to our clients and is one of the reasons they continue to return to us for the most complicated and challenging crane installation, maintenance projects and rigging needs. We also go above and beyond by personally working with our customers and spending time with them after installation to ensure that all users are fully trained in both the operation and proper maintenance of your equipment. All of our employees here at Capital Hoist and Crane are certified to install and maintain most types of crane systems.  We focus on continuous training of our employees for safety and accuracy and require that all of our employees go through a background check and a drug screening as part of our hiring process and commitment to safety.

   We are a service-disabled veteran-owned business with extensive experience in inspection, repair, and preventive maintenance of overhead cranes ranging from small ½-ton hoists to high-capacity cranes, and we repair and inspect multiple styles of cranes and railroad equipment but not limited to gantry cranes, single and double girder bridge cranes, jibs and monorail cranes, drop tables, portable and stationary rail jacks as well as below the hook lifting devices and rigging products like chains, synthetic and wire rope slings, spreader bars, lifting clamps and lifting beams.

We complete all inspections and abide by OSHA's standards for periodic testing based on our customers' needs. In addition to inspection and preventive maintenance, we can also conduct load tests on all lifting devices. We provide all customers with a written report detailing the findings including all deficiencies and recommendations for enhanced productivity.


   Our company's President and owner, Matthew Edgett has over 19 years of experience in the industrial crane business and has exceptional knowledge of every type of overhead and industrial crane in the US today. He offers and hosts complete training courses that include hands-on and classroom training for up to 30 people per session. In addition to these courses, he can offer custom-tailored courses to our customers covering safety procedures, pre, and post-operation checks, lock-out/tag-out procedures, and proper lifting techniques along with qualified below-the-hook lifting device inspection and user inspection training to help ensure that the end-users are fully aware of safe practices and what to look for prior to operating any lifting devices. At the conclusion of training, a certificate of completion will be given as well as a copy of all training materials will be available. A digital copy of all training material can be provided upon request.


Put your trust in a company with over 50 years of combined experience to care for all your industrial crane needs.

We have and will continue to provide you with everything you need from start to finish in a professional and timely manner. We look forward to hearing from you soon!

At Capital Hoist and Crane. We have been providing expert services to our clients through our staff of highly trained and skilled maintenance professionals.




For any inquiries, questions or commendations, please call: 1-270-962-7003 or fill out the following form

Head Office

8383 W Jefferson Davis Hwy

Elkton, KY 42220


Tel: 270-962-7003  or  270-881-7148

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