Area Rigging and Millwright Service

5894 Sandy Hollow Rd.
Rockford, IL 61109

Phone: (815) 874-5300
Fax: (815) 874-0250
Toll Free: (800) 336-2767


About Area Rigging and Millwright Service

Worker Controlling Forklift in WarehouseOur staff of OSHA Certified professionals has an average of 20 years experience in moving and installing machinery. Whether it’s one small machine or an entire plant relocation, we have set the standards for dependability, efficiency, and safety. From our fully equipped, 25,000 square foot facility, conveniently located near the toll way in Rockford, IL, we are ready to serve you 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. We’re your complete rigging and millwright service.

Whether the problem is moving a 500 ton punch press, installing and servicing an overhead crane system, or anything in between, Area Rigging and Millwright Service, Inc. has the answers for your company. For over 25 years, we have provided solutions for companies just like yours.


  • Certified Crane Inspectors
  • Fully Insured
  • Members of: NIASA, SC&RA, AIPE, & NAWIC
  • OSHA Certified

Our Services Include:

  • Complete Turn-key Projects
  • Plant Relocations
  • Industrial Maintenance Contracts by the Day, Month, or Year

We Serve:

  • Automotive Industry
  • Cement Plants
  • Food Service
  • Foundries
  • Funeral Homes
  • Machine Tool Industry
  • Mining Industry
  • Paint Industry
  • Power Plants
  • Printing Industry
  • Steel Mills
  • Tire Plants

The Right Choice

Some situations may arise when it takes more than experience to get the job done. Fortunately, Area Rigging and Millwright Service own the specialized equipment necessary to complete any project. We are also insured to make sure every project is carried out to the best of our abilities.

Equipment on Hand:

  • 100 Ton Gear Puller
  • 200 Ton Hydraulic Gantry
  • Air Cushion Dollies
  • Forklifts: 3,500 to 60,000 lbs. Capacity
  • Portable Gantry Legs
  • Tractor/Trailers

Call for More Information

If you have questions about our services, heavy duty equipment or professional qualifications, feel free to call toll free today.

Area Rigging and Millwright ServiceWe Move Your World - Setting Standards For Dependability, Efficiency and SafetyCall for More Information! (815) 874-5300

Our Specialty:

  • Complete Turnkey Projects
  • Confined Space Entry
  • Crating
  • Fabricating Catwalks, Decks
  • Heated Secure Storage
  • Precision Leveling
  • Steel Fabrication

Conveyer Services:

  • Belt
  • Bucket Elevator
  • Flat Top
  • Installation
  • Modification & Repair
  • Pneumatic
Currently Operating as American Rigging
& Millwright ServiceARMS