HLI Rail & Rigging, LLC

HLI Rail & Rigging, LLC

Who We Are

HLI Rail & Rigging, LLC specializes in the transportation of over-dimensional loads by the most cost-effective and safe methods available, utilizing our extensive network of expert suppliers.

Although we were established in 2005, our management team brings over 225 years of experience to meet your transportation requirements.

The founding team of Ross McLaren and Mike Scott both began their careers back in 1978. Ross was focused on Crane, Trucking and Rigging, and Mike specialized in Railroading. Both have accomplished and achieved great success in their respective fields. Our U.S. offices are in New York, Pennsylvania and Texas.

In 2021 HLI opened a European representational office to help develop our relations with our European based clients. The office also plays an important role in ensuring all European clients service requirements are fully met.


Our Services

We offer full service Transportation Logistics and Project Management, including Engineering Studies as required by most job sites when performing heavy lifts. We also offer mobile laser measuring systems, with locations in Mexico and Houston. With the increase in liabilities and the complexities of the over-dimensional transportation industry, we realize our experience in this arena would be of great benefit to many companies such as yours. We can execute all of these vital, detailed areas of expertise for you:

  • Pre-Construction
    Feasibility Studies
  • Pre-Construction
    Route Surveys
  • Rigging & Transport
    Engineering Studies
  • Road/Rail/Barge
    Deliveries to Site
  • On/Off Site
    Equipment Storage
  • On-Site Rigging
    & Supervision
  • Railroad Clearance
    including Drawings
  • Mobile Laser Measuring
    & Weighing Systems

What We Do

We take care of EVERY aspect involved in the planning and moving of your valuable over-dimensional load – from factory to foundation. From planning to execution, this ensures your project will arrive at its destination with the utmost care and professionalism.

We are a hands-on logistics provider that handles all the details, all the way through for you. HLI can transport your cargo from anywhere in the world and deliver it to locations in the USA, Canada and Mexico, including assembly if needed, so a "ONE" PO solution. We understand how to navigate through the multitude of design complexities and regulations that each unique project requires. We offer our services to organizations with the intent of providing a central point of contact for all aspects of moving and installing heavy, critical or over-dimensional loads. Our experience allows our team to provide the most cost-effective solutions for over-dimensional transport including loading, securing, offloading, transportation and rigging – from origin to final destination.

Ethics Statement

HLI Rail & Rigging, LLC has a number of ethical principles and core values which we believe are important to uphold. The trust and respect of our employees, customers, agents, and other stake holders are assets earned and represent the foundation of our success.

Every customer and employee has a right to expect that HLI will maintain these fundamental standards throughout everything we do or say. From the board room to the job site all officers, employees and agents of HLI are expected to adhere to the highest ethical business practices, laws, and regulations, including the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), UK Bribery Act, and the OECD Convention.

These policies establish professional standards that are integral to our business practices.

For questions, contact: [email protected]