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08-11-2008, 12:44 PM #1
Need A Rigger Near Portland Oregon
HI Guys- Can anyone recommend a rigger near Portland, Oregon that can load out an
8000# VMC onto a flatbed line truck. A friend of mine purchased a machne near there and one local guy quoted him $1500 for a simple move out of the building and setting it on
the truck. He has the trucking set up and just needs someone to rig it.
Thanks in advance. Dan
08-11-2008, 02:40 PM #2
Ha, for $1500 I'd load up a forlklift and haul it to Portland, just to load the machine!
08-11-2008, 03:06 PM #3
PM motion guru from this site. He's in Portland and will know who to talk to.
08-11-2008, 03:46 PM #4
Thanks Barry- I sent a pm to him.
Perry-for $1500 we could fly up there and rent a forklift and have $$ left over!
08-11-2008, 05:35 PM #5
That sounds about right for the guys in Portland . Metro machinery rigging & Morgan machinery moving are the big dogs in Portland. somewhere I have a card for the last guy we used and he was about half of what Metro or Morgan wanted to move a vlt. God I hate the new phone books you need 3 or 4 books and still don't get what we used to get in just one book.Ken
08-11-2008, 11:59 PM #6
I'm just about an hour outside of Portland and I would use Metro Rigging to have it moved. I had a mill moved back in May and I think then they were like $200 or so per hour. All riggers charge from the time they leave the yard until they get back. I think to bring out and set my new mill was $1400.00.
08-12-2008, 12:23 AM #7
Dan - e-mail sent your way . . . I also would recommend Metro
08-12-2008, 01:08 AM #8
Thanks everyone for the assistance- I'll let everyone know how this turns out.