Olsen Chain & Cable: Strength has Always Been Our Story

Strong, Reliable Lifting Equipment

Gene Olsen was an iron worker in the Twin Cities when he started splicing wire rope slings in his garage. He knew firsthand the need that workers had for reliable, strong lifting equipment that could stand up to high demands day-after-day. The work he started in 1950 was a reflection of the needs he saw in his industry every day.

And that work continues today.

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Olsen Chain & Cable: A Guarantee of Quality and Performance

The Olsen Name is a Guarantee

Reliability and expertise aren’t just words we talk about at Olsen Chain and Cable. Reliability and expertise are part of who we are. Since Gene Olsen started our operation nearly 70 years ago out of his garage, customers have relied on our expertise to deliver rigging equipment that can be trusted to do the job…every time…without fail.

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We Stand By Your Good Name

Olsen Chain & Cable - Safety, Reliability, and Service Working for You

At Olsen Chain & Cable, we are dedicated to safety, reliability, and service in everything we do. In every product we manufacture and every service we offer, Olsen’s standards have kept us moving forward for 70 years. They have also directly impacted our customers and the work they are doing.

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We Stand by Our Good Name

Since opening our doors nearly 70 years ago, the Olsen name has been known for strength, dependability, and service. Our founder, Gene Olsen, was an ironworker from the Twin Cities who started splicing wire rope slings in his garage and sold them to local contractors and construction companies.

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Inspect

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

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Refurbish

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

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Consult

Balance budgets and regulations with our OSHA compliance consulting.

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