Welcome to VM Hoist & Crane

Largest Stocking Distributor of CM Hoists in Iowa
and the Largest CM Distributor in the Midwest

Certified Hoist Technicians for Coffing, CM Industrial, Yale, Chester, Budgit
and many other leading overhead material handling manufacturers

VM Hoist & Crane of Walford, IA & Crane Equipment & Service, Inc of Eureka, IL have announced a merger.

About Us

We provide every overhead material handling need

VM Hoist and Crane was established to supply our customers with all of the overhead material handling needs that they require:

- Stocking distributor for all of the major brands of cranes and hoists
- Pool of 15 certified hoist technicians
- Small repairs to hot metal crane upgrades
- Largest stocking distributor of CM Hoists in Iowa
- Largest CM Hoists distributor in the Midwest


Areas Served, Iowa & Surrounding States


We offer a broad line of material handling products for construction. Primary products include hoists, lifting chain, and rigging attachments.

Food Processing

When lifting heavy containers for the food and beverage industry you need material handling products that get the job done easily and safely while also being a "clean" solution.


We offer a wide array of high quality hoists, chains, liner bolts, shackles and slings for use in a variety of mining activities.

Oil & Gas

Whether it is Upstream, Midstream, or Downstream in the Oil & Gas Sector, our expertise provides material handling solutions to maximize uptime of your rigs and facilities

Power & Utilites

Whether repairing overhead power lines after a storm or performing routine maintenance on an electric power distribution system, our products and expertise can help.


We always have the latest towing products available to provide the strength and reliability you need to get the job done.

Wind Energy

In Wind Turbine manufacturing, we can help you maximize space usage, improve ergonomics, and optimize material flow throughout a facility.

Industrial Manufacturing

We have the expertise and product offering to make any job big or small a reality.

Contact Us

Please call us or email us with any questions



450 Hwy 151 E
Walford, IA 52351