Trust the job to Irving Equipment!

Whatever structures, equipment or materials you need lifted or moved, Irving Equipment has the capacity and expertise to do the job on time and on budget. We provide a complete range of heavy lifting, specialized transport, pile driving and project management services.

Our full-service solution means you have less to worry about and more to gain. We'll handle your project from factory to foundation, taking care of every detail every step of the way. And as a proud member of the J.D. Irving, Limited, family of companies, we can leverage a network or companies to complete projects of any scope and complexity.

Trust your next job to Irving Equipment. You'll be glad you did!

Our goal: To make your project a success!

Irving Equipment—Raising the bar for safety, quality services and flexible solutions.


    Our extensive equipment fleet includes more than 115 cranes, with capacities ranging from 8 tons to 827 tons. No matter how large or complex your lifting project, you can count on us to provide a flexible solution that meets your goals, safely and on budget.


    Our talented team of in-house engineers sets the standard in providing efficient, practical solutions for even the most complex moving and lifting challenges. As a customer of Irving Equipment, you gain direct access to our engineering staff, who will work collaboratively with you to help you achieve your project goals.

    Pile Driving

    For over 50 years, Irving Equipment has been providing tailored pile driving solutions for the region's most challenging industrial and infrastructure projects. Our diverse pile driving fleet includes cranes with lift capacities of 27 tons to 440 tons that can be configured to fixed and hanging lead configurations, with hammers ranging from 2,700 ft. lbs. to 120,000 ft. lbs. of energy.


    The heavy lifting and hauling work carried out on your project is only as safe as the rigging is strong. As the largest provider of heavy lifting and specialized transportation services in Atlantic Canada, we have thousands of individual pieces of rigging in our inventory.

    Specialized Transportation

    For specialized transportation, including hauling over-dimensional loads, you'll benefit from Irving Equipment's proven expertise and depth of resources. We'll plan and manage the entire operation from factory to foundation, including selection of equipment, loading, securing and unloading.

    Project Management

    Our engineers, technologists and superintendents are leaders in their fields. With the support of advanced custom technologies, including computerized bidding, scheduling and cost-control software, they execute with precision and consistently provide the highest quality customer service.


    Our award-winning software was developed in-house in 1987. Since this time we have produced over 10,000 drawings – an average of 2 per day. When you combine this technology with our creative engineers, skilled supervisors, trained and experienced operators and well-maintained cranes we can deliver the whole package for your project. Since we started using CraneCAD™ we continually are updating and adapting the technology to today’s market.


    Your project's success depends on your ability to access the right heavy equipment in excellent working order at the precise time that you need it. At Irving Equipment, we pride ourselves in achieving a 91% equipment availability rate. As the leading supplier of heavy lifting services in Atlantic Canada, we're committed to conducting the highest quality inspection and maintenance on our equipment before, during and after every job.

    UAV Services

    Irving Equipment Limited has recently added Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) technology to our impressive line-up of services to provide innovative solutions to some of your construction challenges.

    Our UAV operations are fully insured and performed under the Special Flight Operating Certificate program governed by Transport Canada.