About Us


Our History

Founded in 1947, Philadelphia Hoist & Crane merged with ACI in 2003, becoming ACI Hoist & Crane. Always innovating and developing custom designs, ACI is a pioneer in the hoist and crane industry, effortlessly providing simple solutions for the complex needs of our customers. Our dedication to quality, customer service and customer satisfaction is what we’ve done to raise the expectations of the heavy lifting industry.

Manufacturing top-quality hoists, rigging, crane components, and more.

We provide a wide selection of lifting solutions for an array of applications. From heavy-duty electric wire rope hoists, to rugged come along; ACI’s equipment is durable and versatile. Every product is tested and certified prior to shipment to the highest safety standards and requirements of CMAA, ASME, NFPA & OSHA.

We started out as a regional supplier for the South East USA and have grown over the past 15 years because of our quality products and unbeatable prices.

ACI Hoist & Crane is now an internationally recognized brand for all hoist and handling equipment needs.

ACI manufactures, customizes, builds, and designs the right product for your specific needs and applications. Our staff members are highly trained and knowledgeable. We’re focused on our customers’ success.

Based in South Florida, ACI has a large network of authorized distributors. Regardless of your service provider, customers can purchase authentic ACI equipment and replacement parts.

We realize that our customers’ success depends on getting the product they need when they need it. We keep a large inventory of most of our products, minimizing your wait time.

We invite you to get acquainted with ACI and our quality products. You’ll be glad you did!

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