Caldwell | Slings & Tie Downs
Dura-Lite® | Composite Lifting & Spreader Beams
Krane-King® | Jib & Gantry Cranes
Lif-Truc® | Forklift Attachments
Mill Duty® | Heavy & Severe Duty Lifters
Posi-Turner® | Load Rotation Equipment
Rig-Master® | Rigging Attachments
Rig-Release® | Remote Releasing Lifters
Strong-Bac® | Below Hook Lifters
Univac® | Vacuum Lifters
Renfroe | Plate Clamps
Rud | Sling and Lashing Systems
Founded in 1954, Caldwell is the leading manufacturer of below the hook lifting solutions. We provide you and your customers the best, most effective material handling solutions available. Our dedicated team of employee-owners take the time to fully understand your application. This understanding allows us to apply our experience and provide the best, most effective material handling solution available.
Caldwell has been developing innovation solutions for safe material handling since 1954.
From the design process to the shipping dock, we produce the quality you expect.
Combining the latest technologies and over 100 years of experience to provide the best solution.
Our responsive team is dedicated to provide the service you deserve.
13 brand groups provide the best standard and custom lifting solutions available.
It is our goal to continually enhance and expand all of our product lines to provide our customers with a complete line of lifting products from one source. We do this through a continuous and aggressive research and new product development program. Over the years, we have increased our product offering by developing new solutions to both complex and common material handling applications. From our three adjacent manufacturing facilities in Rockford, IL, we produce 9 unique product lines. Our experienced and dedicated staff can assist you in providing your customers with a complete material handling solution. Caldwell’s engineered lifting equipment offers the broadest range of products in the industry to give you flexibility to address your particular application requirements with the economy of a standard product, and at the same time our engineers offer innovative solutions to applications that require custom design.
Hook suspended vacuum lifters for handling single-piece metals/other non-porous items.
Standard and heavy duty below-the-hook lifters that cover the majority of lifting requirements.
Products that can be operated remotely, from a safe distance.
Lifters for infrastructure, construction, pipe handling & smaller assembly processes.
Load rotation lifters capable of rotating products while suspended or under load.
Heavy and severe duty lifters built to a more stringent design criteria, resulting in a longer life.
Fork and carriage mounted attachments, changing your forktruck into a mobile lifter.
Floor and column mounted jib and gantry cranes (manual or powered).
Lightweight lifters constructed with composite materials.
Synthetic and wire rope slings, and specialty items for lifting and load securement.
Renfroe Plate Clamps
Rud Lifting Points
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