Chellino Crane is not your typical crane company. With over half a century serving the Chicagoland area, Chellino Crane is your full-service partner throughout the project, providing turn-key management, estimating and maintenance services on the job site.

Founded in 1947 by Sam Chellino with one crane and unparalleled work ethic, Sam established relationships with local refineries in the Joliet, IL area and soon after started Chellino Crane. His honesty, integrity, and hands-on service laid the groundwork for the company to become what it is today – one of the largest crane companies in the Midwest. With the latest in equipment and training, our team of operators, engineers, and project managers, have the knowledge and industry experience to exceed customer expectations.

Chellino Crane Specializes in Serving the Following Industries:

• Commercial & Residential Construction
• HVAC
• Roofing
• Facility Maintenance
• Water Treatment
• Power Generation
• Oil & Gas
• Mining
• Wind Turbine Erection/Maintenance
• Infrastructure & Development
• Government & Much More


We are number 16!

We are pleased to announce that ML Crane Group was ranked #16 in AC&T’s 2018 Top 100! This ranking represents the top 100 crane companies in the United States based off of total overall crane lifting capacity. Up from #18 in 2017, M-L Holdings Company Crane Group continues to expand by adding equipment and new locations across the United States

We are excited to be part of the growing crane industry and want to thank all of our team members who made this possible.