Boat Lifting Crane for Loading/Unloading

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Boat loading / unloading lifting must be done with fluid movements and accurate placement to ensure optimum safety and load / unload lift execution. HIAB cranes have been designed and built from the ground up to provide the best operation precision and load handling characteristics in their class.

Cutting-edge technology allows the crane to have that industry leading precision, power, and control, ensuring an efficient delivery in the safest environment. Paired with low crane weight, high lifting capacities and Hiab’s industry leading safety features and stability management systems, there’s no better loading dock crane than a knuckle-boom crane for your loading/unloading ifting operations.

Mounted behind the cab or on the rear, the unique fold-away design does not take up valuable payload space so enabling the crane vehicle to double up as the Boat transport vehicle. Hiab boat lifting Cranes provide a safer, more versatile and more efficient mobile crane solution.

Boat Lifting Crane Features

HiConnect Remote Connectivity

HIAB HiConnect™ is a web-based dashboard that displays insights on equipment usage, location, time in operation, idle time, and productivity level. By enabling new insights, it helps you to further increase efficiency, productivity, and safety. HiConnect is the latest technology in terms of connectivity capabilities. Being able to remotely access data is key to maximizing your business with facts instead of assumptions. HiConnect maintains constant contact with all units, giving fleet managers the ability to stop unsafe behavior and usage before an incident happens. With the ability to view service history and plan upcoming services, your fleet has minimum downtime and increases daily efficiencies.

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Boat Transport Attachments

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Boat Transportation Challenges


Hiab’s industry leading technology provides world class, industry leading safety features that keep operators safe and in control, minimizing risk to individuals or the environment. With the smart technology solutions of Hiab’s knuckle boom cranes, human driven errors and unsafe operations are reduced.

Industry Leading Warranties

Saying you are confident in your product is one thing, warranting it is another. All Hiab equipment comes with a 2-year warranty on the entire product. Further warranty on the structural parts is extended to 5-years on Cranes. Meaning, Hiab covers repair or replacement of components for 2-years on all components and up to 5-years on main structural components. There's no better or more comprehensive warranty in our industry. Certain normal exceptions, such as replacement of consumables, apply.

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