About Encore Cranes, Picker trucks & Transportation

Encore Trucking & Transport Ltd. is an Edmonton based crane, picker truck, and transport company servicing Western Canada for over 30 years. Our certified boom truck operators bring a wide expanse of lifting, hauling and rigging experience to our customers and specialize in heavy and challenging hoist work. With over 50 trucks in our fleet ranging from 6 ton to 70 ton, our specialized equipment includes small pick-ups, deck trucks, tractors, picker trucks, jack & roll crews and a mini crane rental fleet. We also possess over 100 open deck trailers of various sizes and types that allow us to haul all types of commodities. From pre-cast concrete, overhead cranes and building materials to rocks, artwork and electrical equipment – you name it, we can lift it.


Vision Statement 

To become a trusted partner and innovator; doing the possible today, the impossible tomorrow.  


Mission Statement  

To strive every day to provide efficient, cost effective and innovative service.  To lead the lifting community in the safe transport and specialty lifting of all goods within a framework of empowered employees, integrity and trust.  


Encore people do this by:

Using integrity and honesty in all our endeavors.


Engaging innovation as the lifeblood of our organization.


Taking personal ownership of the responsibility of our roles.


Becoming our best self by finding value in what we do, our work, our peers and support staff.


Ensuring our business decisions are made and executed with a sense of urgency, while striving for the highest standards of performance and safety.


Empowering and inspiring each other and our community by creating and growing an atmosphere of caring and respect.

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Our Services

  • Knuckle Boom Pickers

    Knuckle Boom Pickers

    Our knuckle boom pickers are the biggest in Western Canada. When there is a problem with tight space and limited headroom, our articulating knuckle booms are the solution.

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  • Straight  Boom Pickers

    Straight Boom Pickers

    We have a number of straight boom units in our fleet. These units are ideal for heavy and high loads such as air conditioning units, roofing materials, signs, poles, trusses, etc.

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  • Specialized Equipment

    Specialized Equipment

    Our specialty lifting equipment allows us to access environments that other cranes cannot. Our engineered jibs, reverse knuckles & custom dead sticks are a huge advantage..

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  • Jack & Roll Services

    Jack & Roll Services

    We offer jack and roll services up to 90,000 lbs. This service is ideal for moving units that are tucked away in hard to reach spots.

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  • Mini Crane / Spyder Crane Rentals

    Mini Crane / Spyder Crane Rentals

    Encore Trucking & Transport is Western Canada’s main distributor of UNIC Spydercranes. Encore Trucking was the first to bring these

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  • Specialized & Heavy Haul Transportation

    Specialized & Heavy Haul Transportation

    Here at Encore Trucking & Transport Ltd., we have a diverse fleet capable of meeting your equipment and heavy haul transportation needs.

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  • Carry Deck Cranes

    Carry Deck Cranes

    Encore’s Carry Deck Cranes are extremely versatile so they allow our customers a great advantage. These are ideal for lifting and hoisting anything that requires a compact, low-profile crane.

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Blog Posts

Encore Open House 2019
Encore Open House 2019

Encore Open House 2019 will be a great event for all.  Please come and join us for an engaging day to learn more about how Encore Trucking & Transport can help you move and lift. Learn about our services including: Carry Decks, Spydercranes, Knuckle Booms, Straight Booms, Heavy Haul Transportation, Jack & Roll, Deck Trucks […]

Lifting Road Plates with Magnets
Lifting Road Plates with Magnets

One of our operators safely lifting a heavy steel road plate using a magnet Lifting road plates with magnets increases productivity and safety. At Encore, we are all about saving our customers money and keeping our operators safe. Using a heavy duty magnet, we can easily grab hold of these heavy road plates, and not […]

Escalators - Back in the boom - an old article resurfaces
Escalators - Back in the boom - an old article resurfaces

Don Lucas at Encore Trucking in Canada relates his story of how bad weather, restricted space and tough working conditions were overcome to install some escalators in a new building. A pair of 2.9 ton Unic mini cranes in an inaccessible area did the same job that Encore had a 50 ton do before. Installing […]

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