Hydraulic Cranes LLC: Providing Mission Viejo, CA with Union-Certified Hydraulic Crane Services Since 1960


At Hydraulic Cranes LLC, we prioritize safe lifts, reliable service, maximizing productivity, and cost-efficiency. That’s why we provide every Mission Viejo client with mobile cranes that are well maintained by two in-house, full-time mechanics; have crane operators that are all union-certified and highly experienced; are able to dispatch cranes around the clock; arrive to each job fully briefed with everything we need to begin work immediately; and ensure we select the right crane for your lift.

Our hydraulic cranes (ranging from 5-ton to 300-ton capacity) are all OSHA certified and DOT approved. Because they are constantly inspected and maintained, our mobile cranes are highly dependable and always ready for the next crane lifting or rigging project in Mission Viejo. To facilitate a large variety of lifts, from light pole maintenance to laying k-rail to erecting steel, our Mission Viejo crane rentals can include single leg, two leg, three leg, or four leg rigging equipment as well as cribbing, manbaskets, pallet bars, pallet forks, nylons, spreader bars, trash bins, concrete buckets, and more.

With over fifty years of experience in hydraulic crane hoisting and rigging, we’ve worked on hundreds of thousands of crane throughout Southern California and hold a top safety record (our MOD rate is 0.80). Working with general and sub-contractors in Mission Viejo and surrounding areas, our hydraulic cranes have been used to hoist and/or rig structural steel, rebar, cement panels, heating and air conditioning units, k-rails, freeway signs, light poles, solar panels, palm trees, harbor containers, and more. All lifts are performed by our union trained and certified crane operators, who average 10-26 years of hands-on experience. Upon request, we can also supply certified or qualified riggers and signalers. Our employees undergo a 10-hour OSHA Safety class and participate in random drug and alcohol screenings.

Hydraulic Cranes LLC holds memberships with the Southern California Contractors Association (SCCA), Mobile Crane Operators Group (MOB), California Trucking Association, and Teamster’s Local 12. Our company is family owned and licensed, bonded, and insured. As a union-certified company, we can work on certified payroll jobs. Additional insured can be obtained with only one day’s notice.

Call Hydraulic Cranes LLC today for a free on-site lift planning consultation.

Mission Viejo, California – Call Us Today to Schedule a Free On-Site Crane Rental Estimate

Hydraulic Cranes LLC provides free on-site job estimates for our Mission Viejo clients. Whether you’ll need a mobile crane with operator for a one-time lift or a long-term construction project, call us today to schedule an appointment. We’ll come out to your site to assess your project and create a lift plan. We’ll provide you the appropriate size crane (we never send a crane that’s larger than you need), assist in acquiring any needed permits (travel, parking, lane and street closure), and offer a variety of crane accessories for customers willing to pick up and return the item. Trucking is also available upon request.

Crane Rental with Operator in Mission Viejo, CA – Lifting & Rigging HVAC&R Units


Hydraulic Cranes LLC has lifted rooftop heating and cooling systems, cooling towers, commercial or industrial refrigerators, and boilers for mechanical contractors and HVAC companies in Mission Viejo. Whether it’s to install, replace, or upgrade an HVAC&R system, our skilled crane operators and riggers will always expertly rig and hoist your items and place them exactly where they need to go. Our hydraulic cranes show up to the job fully rigged, and we have various sizes and types (single legged, two legged, three legged, four legged) to meet your particular project’s needs.

Mission Viejo Mobile Crane Service with Operator for Your Construction Job

Our company provides skilled crane lifting and rigging services for Mission Viejo construction projects. We’ve used our hydraulic cranes to work on:

  • Unloading and setting rebar
  • Erecting steel columns and beams
  • Lifting and setting cement panels
  • Putting up wood for wood framers

Whether it’s to assist in the construction of shopping centers, upscale condominiums, apartment complexes, manufacturing plants, or university housing in Mission Viejo, our crane operators and riggers have the experience to ensure a safe and successful lift. Call today to schedule a free onsite visit where we can help you develop a comprehensive plan for your construction lifts.

Crane Rental Services with Operator in Mission Viejo for Landscaping Projects

We’ve assisted on numerous landscaping projects throughout Southern California, and offer our hydraulic crane services for Mission Viejo clients who have large trees, boulders, rocks, and other decorative items they wish to move or install on their property. One of our biggest landscaping clients is Disneyland, and we’ve been called in to remove old trees and add new palm trees throughout their resort parks in Orange County. Call today for the best value in hydraulic crane rentals.

Hydraulic Crane Rentals for Mission Viejo Municipal Work

Hydraulic Cranes LLC has contributed in some capacity to almost every freeway project in the Southern California region since 1960. Our long-lasting relationship with Caltrans is a testament to our high-quality work and hydraulic crane expertise. Our hydraulic crane rental with operator services has been utilized to:


  • Help widen freeways
  • Lift k-rails for barricades
  • Unload and lay rebar
  • Add extra highway lanes and ramps
  • Hang freeway signs
  • Freeway/street maintenance and repairs

Because we’re set up for high production, our crane operators can lay a mile of k-bar a night, per crane. So long as the materials are continually brought in, we can continue unloading and laying the k-rail.

Crane Hoisting & Rigging Services in Mission Viejo for Lifting Containers, Vaults, & Tanks

At Hydraulic Cranes LLC, we provide crane hoisting and rigging services in Mission Viejo, California, for companies, contractors, or subcontractors that need to lift and move 20 and 40 foot cargo containers as well as oversized underground tanks, electrical vaults, grease traps, aboveground tanks, concrete bunkers, water vessels, runoff rainwater drain systems, and more. Our jobs have ranged from lifting one item and working on it for six hours, to performing over 100 lifts on a single day. We’ve quickly and safely moved containers at Southern California harbors, industrial plants, construction sites, hospitals, universities, and commercial locations.

Hydraulic Crane Rental in Mission Viejo, CA for Electrical Projects

For expert hydraulic crane services on your next Mission Viejo electrical project, call Hydraulic Cranes LLC today. With our diverse fleet of mobile cranes, competitive rates, and experienced operators, we can be trusted to handle even the most delicate of electrical lifting jobs. Over the years, we’ve handle the lifting and placement of countless cell towers and solar panels. We’ve also provided cranes with manbaskets to facilitate the repair and maintenance of stadium lighting, street lamps, light poles, and signs. When working with your electrical items, we’ll take special precautions to avoid damaging them and always abide by OSHA safety guidelines.

Hydraulic Cranes LLC Mission Viejo – 92691, 92692, California (CA)
Area code (714, 949)