NCSG Crane & Heavy Haul - Sequeira Partners

Description of Transaction

Sequeira Partners was engaged by NCSG to assist with identifying the right partner to provide a platform for future growth.

The sale to Barnhart is a natural fit for NCSG and will allow the Company to continue to operate as the premier supplier in Western Canada’s crane and heavy haul sector.  The acquisition of NCSG represents the largest and first international acquisition by Barnhart and ensures Barnhart’s position as one of  the leading crane, rigging and logistics companies in North America.


Headquartered in Acheson, Alberta, NCSG is a leading provider in the crane and heavy haul industry, offering lifting and transportation solutions. With over 35 years of service, NCSG caters to oil & gas, utilities, forestry, mining, and wind energy sectors across Western Canada. The company has an unwavering commitment to safety, operational excellence, and community engagement, including key partnerships with Indigenous communities.


Barnhart Crane & Rigging, established in 1969 in Memphis, Tennessee, is one of the largest heavy lift and heavy transport companies in the United States. It provides a range of services including crane rental, rigging services, and project cargo logistics. Barnhart serves diverse industries such as power generation, petrochemical, renewable energy, and heavy civil construction.

The Team

Julie Afanasiff

Managing Partner

Mark McRae


David Cameron

Senior Associate