Towing in Mud Season

The Tow Straps You Need to Be Prepared for Muddy Situations.

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Building Our Critical Infrastructure

Olsen Chain & Cable has supplied tools and rigging for bridge construction across the Midwest for years.

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Moving Minnesota Forward

Olsen is supporting the $275B infrastructure project, making Minneapolis/St. Paul a 5G city.

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We Stand by Our Good Name

Since Olsen Chain and Cable started its operation in 1950, we have been the premier supplier of overhead lifting equipment. Our customers have come to trust the reliable products and broad industry expertise they find with us.

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The Latest from the Blog

Chain Slings: Safety & Performance for Your Operation

At Olsen Chain & Cable, our job is to keep our customers, their operations, and their people safe. Whether it’s helping solve operational challenges by identifying the right lifting equipment... Read more

Safety Resources from Olsen

At Olsen Chain & Cable, we’re committed to keeping your people and your operation safe. This is reflected in the quality of our manufacturing, the reputations of our business and... Read more

Load Securement - Training, Expertise and Equipment

One of the biggest vulnerabilities to your operation as projects and busyness increase is your standards for load securement. With the winter season ending and the lifting of road restrictions... Read more

Flat Slings, Inspections, & Support from Olsen Chain & Cable

At Olsen Chain & Cable, our goal is that the companies, operations, and people who use our equipment are safer and more effective at their jobs because of our work... Read more

Hoist Inspections from Olsen Chain & Cable

The only way to be certain that the equipment you’re relying on will continue to perform for you is with regular inspection schedules. As a company, you need to keep... Read more

Equipment, Safety, & Training

Two Questions about Your Operation 1. What if you spend money on training and certification for your people and they leave? 2. What if you don’t spend money to train and certify... Read more

Personal Fall Arrest & Safety Procedures

At Olsen Chain & Cable, we’re committed to helping people safely and successfully do their jobs. From the lifting equipment needed to effectively maneuver heavy materials to the safety equipment... Read more

Fire Safety Tips for Your Job Site

The month of October is Fire Safety Month. While we want to be in the habit of fire safety all year long, this is a time that we intentionally focus... Read more

Performance and Partnerships to Protect Your Operation

When it comes to lifting equipment, Olsen Chain & Cable is committed to your operation in ways you need us to be. We're all in this together, and we take... Read more

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Avoid downtime and safety hazards with our lifting equipment inspection services. 

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Get equipment fixed right the first time with our hoist and hydraulic pump refurbish services.

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Balance budgets and regulations with our OSHA compliance consulting.

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