When Dean Broderson made his first crane, the quality went in before his name went on his masterpiece of lift engineering. That legacy of quality carries on in every one of the more than 10,000 Broderson cranes we’ve made, which is one of the reasons why they’re the industry leading, most popular crane on the market.

Brodersons are customer favorites because of their legendary quality. Heavy-duty, light profile Brodersons are the ideal cranes for heavy lifting challenges. They are the intelligent choice for end-users and rental fleets.


  • Agile – Delivering lifting power precisely in constrained spaces with overhead obstacles.
  • Mobile – Highly maneuverable in tight spaces with the speed you need to succeed.
  • Reliable – Proven design, excellent engineering, and robust construction make Brodersons reliably durable and productive machines. Safe, steady day-to-day operation and ease of maintenance keep customers productive every day, every step of the way.
  • Versatile – Brodersons are highly versatile, ideal for facility maintenance, refits, upgrades, and expansion projects in environments that call for compact, rugged design. They’re the crane of choice for a wide variety of plant, facility, and project site requirements. In addition, they’re fully adaptable for a wide variety of industrial and maintenance applications–customizable with a variety of options to meet each customer’s unique needs.

Brodersons work in many industries, including:

  • Auto Manufacturing
  • Oil Refineries
  • Petro-Chemical
  • Mining (domestic and offshore)
  • Pulp/Paper Mills
  • Large Mechanical Contractors
  • Power Plants
  • Construction

Selection The perfect 10

The range of the Broderson crane product line is unrivaled by any other manufacturer. There’s a Broderson for every lifting challenge up to 25 tons. Select the perfect crane for each customer’s unique needs from the industry’s most extensive product line–from small cranes with big crane features to big cranes made with painstaking attention to the smallest details.

Broderson makes ten great cranes:

  • Nine industrial carry deck cranes ranging from the IC-20, the small crane with big crane features that lifts up to 2 tons, to our top-of-the-line IC-400 that lifts up to 25 tons. Our market-leading IC-80 and IC-200 models continue to be particularly popular based on performance that exceeds the expectations of even the most demanding customers.
  • The RT-400, our latest and greatest 15-ton capacity, cab-down, rough terrain crane.

Features and Benefits a crane for all seasons and reasons

Broderson makes a crane for all seasons and reasons, configured to meet every customer’s unique requirements. Every Broderson is a platform for a customized package. An unmatched array of innovative, performance-enhancing features on the broadest model selection sets Broderson apart from the competition, increasing utility on the job site and in the fleet.


Robust booms meet demanding customer needs for precise handling with care in tight spaces with high places. Long, extensible reach lifts light and heavy-duty loads with care in environments fraught with vertical obstructions.


Brodersons are power lifters in every weight class. Extraordinary hydraulic output powers heavy-duty lift capacity of up to 25 tons. Outriggers double lifting capacity–advanced design for flexible setup, adjustable ground bearing pressure, better capacity utilization, and compact footprint.


Broderson’s ergonomically-designed cabin provides operator comfort, safety, accessibility, and ease of entry. Operator guards keep your people safe.

Simple operation with precise controls

Simple, Precise Mechanical over Hydraulic Controls, both intuitive and easy to learn, provide the operator with great “feel” and precision control.

2-or 4-Wheel Drive
2-or 4-wheel drive configurations

Choose standard 4-wheel steer, 2-wheel drive, or optional 4-wheel steer, 4-wheel drive coupled with up to four-speed powershift transmission to provide superior travel performance—industry-leading speed with a tight, turning radius for superb maneuverability in space-constrained workspaces.


Choose the best diesel or dual-fuel engine to power through challenging applications—Cummins diesel (US EPA tier 4F or global) or GM dual-fuel liquefied petroleum gas (LPG).


Illuminate your crane with work and strobe light packages and three-color rear combination lamp (RCL) light bar.


Selected models have integrated telematics that empower owners to access location, operating hours, utilization, engine, and maintenance information online via desktop, laptop, tablet, and mobile devices.

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