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We offer a broad range of state-of-the-art conventional and hydraulic truck cranes. We're well-known for providing reliable, safe crane service in Boston, and around the state of Massachusetts.

Our cranes range from 12 - 70 tons, with main booms ranging from 56 to 142 feet and tip heights with jib to 14 stories high.

We are fully licensed, bonded and safety certified, and our cranes are all carefully maintained and continually load tested. We even lab-test all lubricants used in our machines to identify impurities.

We operate all over Massachusetts, as well as Rhode Island, New Hampshire and Maine.


We offer multiple options for your hoisting needs. Just tell us what needs to be hoisted, how high, and we'll be there for you.


Safety is our top priority, put above all else. By working with us, you can rest assured that the job will be done correctly to ensure safety for all involved. We are OSHA 10 certified.


With over 35 years of experience servicing the Boston and Massachusetts area, put your trust in a proven name. All of our employees are thoroughly trained and are extensively experienced.


  • To Whom It May Concern:

    I am delighted to write on behalf of David Snyder, whom I have known for about 9 years. I have had many interactions with David over these years and he has always shown himself to be of the highest moral character. He does what he promises to do, and does it on time and within budget.

    Joseph F. Quinn

    Chair, Department of Economics, Boston College

  • To Whom It May Concern:

    The entire outfit at Snyder crane in addition to being professionally competent and honest as the day is long, are a delight to deal with. I trust Snyder with all our hoisting needs, and have always been pleased with the outcome.

    Janet Butler

    CJP Enterprises - providing signage for the new millenium 783 Old Plymouth Street , Halifax, MA 02338-1210

  • "Dave and his people are on time, every time. I recommend him enthusiastically and without reservation for any of your hoisting needs."


    Shawnlee Construction

    72 Taunton Street,

    Plainville, MA 02762

  • "Snyder's diverse fleet of equipment make their diversity and adaptability to our company needs and job site conditions a natural choice to us. 12 years ago they came 'disgustingly highly recommended' and we've never looked back."

    Prestige Custom Glass

    Phil Wallace

    159 High Street

    Waltham, MA

About us

The D.J. Snyder Company is a well-respected, often referred to source for expert information in our industry.

We put our customers first, to efficiently and effectively serve your crane needs. We have been serving the Boston area for decades and have been trusted by customers like Gillette Stadium.

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Contact Us

Contact us for an estimate at 617-964-8733 or 888-BIG-LIFT (244-5438), or leave your inquiry below.

If you have a sketch to better understand the project, you may fax it to (888) 346-6031