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Welcome to Joyce Krane

Based in the Pilbara Region of Western Australia Joyce Krane has over the last forty years become the regional heavy lifting and logistics specialist of choice. The family business was first established in Karratha in 1974 by Mick Joyce and is now managed by his two sons James (General Manager) & Sean (Business Manager).

The Pilbara headquarters are in Karratha and there is a second operation west along the coast in Onslow. A Heavy Lift Division provides a national service operating Australia wide working mainly in the infrastructure and renewable energy sectors.

Joyce Krane experience extends across a wide variety of industries that includes Oil & Gas, Mining, Maritime, Construction (Industrial & Residential) and more recently Renewable Energy (Wind Farms). Major clients include Chevron, Woodside, Rio Tinto, BHP, Laing O Rourke, John Holland, Clough, Bechtel and Technip.

Over the years, the Joyce Krane Technical team has successfully planned and completed many specialised and challenging heavy lifts on major construction projects and mine sites. Working side by side with your project managers and engineers, the Joyce Krane technical teams extensive heavy lift knowledge can be of great value to any project.

There are over sixty well maintained cranes in the Joyce Krane fleet that are all operated by experienced nationally accredited and certified personnel. Joyce Krane also has a fleet of transport and specialised lifting equipment.

The modern Joyce Krane fleet includes:

• Liebherr All Terrain Cranes (Germany)
• Kato & Tadano Truck Mounted Cranes (Japan)
• Rough Terrain Cranes (Japan & USA)
• Franna Pick and Carry Cranes (Australia)

In addition to crane hire, Joyce Krane also provides a range of other support services that include project evaluation, site inspections and evaluations, equipment maintenance, JSA development, personnel hire, transportation and other logistical requirements.

Joyce Krane has a wealth of industry knowledge and expertise and are more than capable of managing your lifting challenges in the safest, most efficient and cost effective manner.

Call us on +61 1300 956 923 to discuss your specific lifting requirements or complete your enquiry via our Contact Page. Tender and technical documents may also be uploaded through this portal.


Joyce Krane Vision

To be the best crane and logistics company to work with.


To meet and exceed our client’s expectations, by continuous improvement and consistently delivering quality services, 'on time, on spec, on budget.'


Safety Our unwavering commitment to safe work practices builds trust and confidence with our customers, employees and all those associated with our operations.

Technology Having superior technology in our asset base gives us the ability to perform quality work, making it an integral part of our competitive advantage.

Authenticity We believe being authentic throughout all aspects of our operation is the foundation to enduring relationships.

Integrity Transparency and honesty is at the heart of everything we do. This ensures a relationship of trust with all our employees and customers.

Reliability We do what we say we will do and we do it well. This is what lies at the core of our business and what continuously strengthens our brand and reputation.

Sustainability We are committed to developing and implementing habits that keep us at the forefront of social, economic and environmental ethics.