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About Murphy Rigging

As part of the Murphy family businesses, Murphy Rigging and Erecting has been servicing clients throughout the world for over110 years. As we have grown, so has our passion for excellence with every job that we touch. We believe long-term success in this industry is earned, and we invest in our infrastructure, people, materials and customers to drive that success. Murphy is constantly planning ahead to the next stage for our growth and development. Our experience allows us to anticipate any customer need, leading to a great experience every time. Whether you need millwright and rigging, heavy haul solutions, or custom storage, our team of millwright and rigging experts helps you achieve your goals!

We are proudly owned under the fourth-generation of Murphy family leadership, but our company’s family ties don’t stop there. Many of our employees represent the second or third generation of their families to work for Murphy, many of whom also have been with the company for almost two decades! We attribute this success to good, honest business practices, a strong customer base and the pride that we take in each rigging, erecting, millwright or heavy haul job.

Murphy Rigging and Erecting had its humble beginnings in the 1900s as one of the first rigging service providers in the Upper Midwest. Operating under the fourth generation of Murphy family leadership, we have strong core values developed through more than 100 years of experience. We strive to continue our legacy by providing innovative machinery moving, rigging, and millwright services that create a positive impact.

We have provided industrial millwright and rigging services to clients from diverse backgrounds, including power plants, hospitals, museums, printing presses, and manufacturing facilities. Our reputation in the market is built on the trust we’ve earned through countless projects in the region.

We cherish the trust that our clients bestow on us when we handle their expensive assets. As professional riggers and millwrights, we understand your relocation concerns and promise the highest safety and quality standards. Here are some things that differentiate us from other companies.

Own Rigging Equipment

We own and maintain a unique range of rigging hardware that can be deployed flexibly according to your needs, maximizing efficiency and minimizing downtime.

Up to 450 Ton Capacity

Our fleet of modern tri-lifters, forklifts, gantry systems, boom trucks, truck cranes, and specialized tractors can move any heavy haul throughout the US.

Customized Solutions

Apart from providing turnkey rigging services, we can also safely relocate heavy equipment that requires specialized rigging.

Great People

Our team of riggers and millwrights is the lifeblood of our operations. Many of our employees represent the second or third generation of their families to work for Murphy, many of whom also have been with the company for almost two decades.