When you have machinery that needs to be relocated, lifted or installed, call on the company with rigging and machinery moving expertise. ARS Contracting, Inc. professionals have the experience and innovative solutions to solve the most complex problems. Plus, we’ll keep our focus on safety, timelines and budget. We rig, move and set equipment every day – it’s the only work we do! Contact us and learn why some of the biggest companies in the U.S. rely on us for all of their moves.  

Rigging, Machinery Moving & Installation

Rigging and moving machinery requires a unique set of skills. And this is exactly what we focus on. We’ll develop a plan, timeline and engage a skilled team and essential equipment to get the job done smoothly. When large equipment must fit into tight spaces, we have the expertise and foresight to identify potential challenges and we develop a process to ensure success with minimal complications. From data centers, to healthcare facilities, public buildings, manufacturing facilities and beyond, we have the innovative solutions, equipment and certified talent to get the job done. 

Heavy Lifting & Erecting

A thorough analysis and detailed plan of action are a “must” when lifting and erecting large equipment. Our team develops the solutions to overcome space and time challenges. Then, planning turns into action, and our certified riggers team executes every detail in a professional manner to ensure the project is done right the first time, safely and efficiently. 

Hauling & Jobsite Delivery

Our team engages the right vehicles to deliver your equipment safely to your destination across the U.S. 

    • Flatbeds
    • Step Decks
    • Double Drops – Expandable & RGNs
    • Tilt Beds – Trailers
    • Straight Trucks – 12’ to 24’
    • Vans – 48-53 Logistics


    • Over Dimensional Loads
    • Heavy Hauling
    • LTL (Less than truckload)

Storage & Preservation

Our warehouse provides great value for customers because it allows us to receive equipment from across the country to be assembled in one location, then moved to the final destination. Our facility is centrally located and provides indoor and outdoor storage space. The warehouse is heated, under video surveillance and is equipped with fire alarms, docks, and ground doors. The outside storage area is fenced, locked and under video surveillance. Allowing quick, easy access to Chicago and the suburbs, we’re located near O’Hare Airport.

Plant Relocation

Moving a plant involves precision planning, access to the best equipment and talent and flexibility to quickly adjust to any changes. We start with a consultation to fully understand the customer’s goals, along with the current and future facilities. Then, we develop a detailed plan of action to ensure every aspect of the move is thoroughly outlined and then implemented in the most efficient and cost-effective manner. From small to large size plants, we have the experience to implement the move quickly and safely. 

 Unlike other moving contractors, our comprehensive proposals include costs for rigging, moving, electrical, piping, mechanical, millwright work, transportation and storage.

Our moving services include:

  • Lay out floors of new location
  • Dismantling
  • Moving of common stock inventory
  • Hauling/transportation
  • Assembling
  • Alignment
  • Leveling
  • Anchoring
  • Grouting
  • Fabrication/modification as requested

Millwright Services

Our Millwrights are highly skilled at executing another type of operation from layout, dismantling, installing, assembling, leveling, anchoring, grouting and fabricating. Our team will help your business avoid downtime and keep all aspects of your operation running smoothly. 


Our team of professionals provides us with the talent necessary to analyze and advise on any potential lifting or rigging challenge that you have. It takes years of experience with large and small projects, plus a dedication to continually learning the industry trends and new technologies to enable an individual to comprehend and plan for the many details involved in complex projects. These are the people we hire at ARS Contracting, Inc. These are the people you can depend on for complete project management, or consultation on the best process and resources for the job. 

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