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How We Can help You


When you need to move a video wall, a set piece, or a lighting truss with speed and pinpoint accuracy, nothing compares to a Cyberhoist. Reed Rigging is proud to offer this advanced, reliable equipment to its clients.


Reed Rigging maintains the largest inventory of event rigging equipment in the Midwest, backed by a production staff that understands how rigging equipment is safely used. We have some of the industry’s most well maintained and properly inspected equipment.


Our Production Department employs ETCP-Certified Riggers dedicated to maintaining their skills through a continuing education program and a rigorous in-house peer review process. Reed Rigging brings a wide range of talent, knowledge and experience to the important and unique rigging challenges inherent in every event.


Reed Rigging provides Columbus McKinnon entertainment chain hoists, rigging hardware, hoist control, and truss for purchase. Rest assured that your equipment needs are thoroughly understood by our ETCP-Certified and Columbus McKinnon factory-trained sales staff.



Our goal at Reed Rigging is to support everyone we interact with to be invested in, or recipients of, our commitment to safety. Safety is our cause and our culture.


Reed Rigging’s pursuit of quality is practiced every day. Through the use of solid, provable rigging formulas in our designs, and by following best practices and laws within our industry, our clients always receive our very best.


We believe in paying attention to the details. From design and planning, to load-in, to doors open, and through the last truck leaving – we work things out ahead of time. You’ll be supported every step of the way.


Top quality gear - always

CM Entertainment Chain hoists have been industry standard workhorses for more than 45 years. Reed Rigging’s full-time 4-person hoist service department maintains our hoists to the exceptionally rigorous ANSI E1.6-1-2012 powered hoist standard.

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Reed Rigging stocks a vast array of truss sizes and quantities, plus corners, lifting points, custom sizes and angles. No matter the requirement, we have what you need.


Our Motion Laboratories power and control systems, and our load cell and server positioning systems are built to work and built to last. Add to this inherent reliability our own inspection and maintenance program, and you can rest easy on your jobsite knowing you’re covered.


Only the highest quality hardware from the best and most respected manufacturers will be found on the shelves at Reed Rigging—or on your event. Work with confidence using our hardware.

Sales and Service

Everything we use every day and CM Authorized Warranty Service

Need to buy hoists in a hurry? No problem. Reed Rigging maintains an in-house stock of CM hoists, chain, and parts. Our hoist service department will expertly build your order and have you flying in no time.


It never fails that you need just a few more sticks of truss when your show design changes at the last minute.  Reed Rigging stocks 12″ and 20.5″ in standard sizes to keep you on schedule.


You’ll only find the highest quality hardware on our shelves. From Lift-All, CM, Motion Laboratories, and The Light Source to Petzl and Leica you can buy from us with confidence.


Reed Rigging has been servicing entertainment hoists for over 20 years. The fact is, you can’t find better entertainment hoist service than the service at Reed Rigging. Try us. You’ll notice the difference.