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July 12, 2021

Building a Bridge Over the Mississippi

In service since 1935, the I-74 Mississippi River Bridge has provided an important link between Illinois and Iowa. But that link was in trouble. In 2016, […]
June 8, 2021

Building Big in Boston with Maeda USA

Confined lifting areas, narrow workspaces, irregular work schedules, and heavy rail and highway traffic – the Parcel 12 project in Downtown South Boston faced these challenges […]
May 6, 2021

Flying High Again with Maeda

After returning from deployment in fire-ravaged Chile, the helicopters belonging to this international aviation firm needed to be reassembled at Houston Port. They turned to a […]
April 5, 2021

Upgrading Orlando’s Camping World Stadium with Maeda Mini Cranes

In preparation for consideration to host the 2026 FIFA World Cup, Camping World Stadium in Orlando enlisted two Maeda mini cranes to help give the iconic […]
February 17, 2021

Mini Cranes in Action: We Love L.A.

We love seeing our mini cranes hard at work, and as you can see this one is ready for a close up! This mini crane, available […]
December 3, 2020

December Deal: Big Savings on This Maeda CC1485 Telescoping Crawler Crane

Boy does Maeda USA have a deal for you. On our lot right now is a Maeda CC1485 Telescoping Crawler Crane, and you can get it […]
December 2, 2020

Maeda USA: We’re Kind of a Big Deal

Maeda USA and Maeda Mini Cranes have been showing up in a lot of social media posts lately, and we think that's pretty cool. Check out […]
December 2, 2020

Buy now to qualify for a IRS Section 179 Tax Deduction

Every year we send out a reminder that if you purchase a Maeda Mini Crane before Dec. 31, you could be eligible for an IRS Section […]
November 9, 2020

Maeda MC285 & MC405 Brings Historic Building Back to Life

This historic building in the heart of Austin, Texas is getting a new lease on life, thanks in part to two Maeda Mini Cranes. The building, […]
October 15, 2020

Flying High and Fighting Wildfires with Maeda Mini Crane

Helicopter and airplane maintenance and repair – ideally one would like to do it in the comfort of a hanger, but often times it’s done out […]
September 2, 2020

MC405 on the job in Austin

Here at Maeda USA, we love heavy metal. No, not music like Metallica (though Master of Puppets is a great album), heavy metal … like iron. […]
August 11, 2020

In West Philadelphia, Born and Raised (by Maeda)

Philadelphia, the city of brotherly love, is going through a major transformation, and one of the biggest developments is the $3.5 billion, 14-acre Schuylkill Yards in […]
July 10, 2020

Maeda CC1485-1 Featured in ACT Magazine

American Crane & Transport Magazine featured a Maeda CC1485-1 Mini Crawler Crane in its latest issue, showing off the machine as it works on the construction […]
July 8, 2020

Maeda is Hitting the Hot Tub

Some Iowa homeowners had the perfect place for a hot tub, but there was one problem – there was no opening to get the tub to […]
June 10, 2020

Maeda is Working Hard in the Sunshine State

This Maeda Mini Crane is getting its sea legs while working out in the Florida sun. Recently purchased by Benton & Sons Construction Company, Inc., the […]
April 23, 2012

Columbia Helicopters Relies on Self-Sufficiency

As the only commercial operators of the Columbia 234 (formerly the Boeing 234) and the Columbia 107 (formerly the Boeing 107), Columbia Helicopters, Aurora, OR has […]
April 23, 2013

New Products introduced at Bauma Trade Fair

Maeda introduced a new model at the 2013 Bauma Trade Fair in Munich. The MK-1033 was shown with 180-degree articulating and telescoping tip section that provides […]
April 27, 2013

Maeda Mini Crane Flies High To Repair Damaged Jib Over Manhattan

Story By: Tudor Van Hampton of McGraw Hill Construction. Photo courtesy Joe Volpe.   Bigger is not always better. Such is the case of a small […]
May 15, 2013

No Waiting with Mini Cranes

Woodward Steel Group is utilizing two Maeda MC 285CRME-2 mini cranes to complete steel erection and stair installation. The MC285’s work in various areas of the […]
June 23, 2013

Precision Glass Placement

DeGeorge Glass utilized the MC285CRM-2 Maeda model with spider leg style outriggers on the exterior renovation of Monroe Hall on the campus of Loyola University, New […]
February 27, 2014

Maeda Mini Crane Lifts at Soldier Field

Maeda MC405C Mini Crane at Soldier Field, Chicago, IL. Maeda USA recently supplied Stevenson Crane Service, Bolingbrook, IL, with a Maeda MC405CRME Mini Crawler Crane for […]
March 30, 2014

Maeda Unveils Mini-Crane with Articulating Boom

Story By: www.cranehotline.com. Photo courtesy www.cranehotline.com.   One of the new and updated mini-cranes that Maeda USA, Houston, Texas, unveiled during the recent ConExpo trade show […]
November 4, 2014

Mission Accomplished At US Air Force Academy

When an 8,000 lb. bulkhead sank to the bottom of the US Air Force Academy’s pool in Colorado Springs, CO a Maeda MC285 mini crane was […]
November 10, 2014

Lifting in Alberta

  Maeda dealer Equipment Sales & Service Ltd in Alberta, Canada is exhibiting the Maeda MC285C-2 mini crane at the ITI Advanced Rigging & Lifting Workshop […]
March 23, 2015

Texas A&M Kyle Field

All-Pro Performance at Texas A&M Kyle Field During the renovation of Kyle Field on the Texas A&M campus, there was a classic match-up between project requirements […]
March 30, 2015

Maeda Dealer ESS Recognized as Best Managed Company

Equipment Sales & Service (ESS), Maeda’s dealer in Alberta, Canada has been recognized as one of the Best Managed Companies in 2014 by Canada’s leading business […]
April 23, 2015

Texas Tech

Maeda Mini-Crane Does The Confined Space Lifting at Texas Tech Confined space with limited access is where Maeda versatility shines brightly. A recent addition to Texas […]
June 23, 2015

MC 285 Provides Lift where Tower Crane Can’t Reach

  Here’s another case of a Maeda Mini-Crane coming to the rescue of a structure that was beyond the reach of a tower crane. On this […]
September 23, 2015

North America’s Largest Aquarium Benefits from Mini Crane

Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta, GA is North America’s largest at over 600,000 square feet. Despite its massive size, a recent remodel of the facility including a […]
November 23, 2015

Mini-Crane Saves Tower Crane Time on Luxury Apartment Building

As the developer of the Alexan Apartments in Dallas, TX rushes to start leasing the luxury apartments, a Maeda mini-crane is relieving the tower crane of […]