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SINCE 2006

SINCE 2006

SINCE 2006

Our company strives to improve its capabilities in the global market and become one of the top industrial movers through acquisition and use of the most modern technology and procedures, providing professional service from preplanning to assistance during commissioning for running the entire plant. Specializing in machinery moving and complete “turn-key” industrial plant relocations from abroad to Mexico, transportation and installation of industrial machinery.

Riggers Group was founded in May 2006 and within the first months of operations Riggers GrouP consolidated itself as one of the most important rigging companies in Mexico. The company was constituted

Services Here at Riggers GrouP we completely understand how complicated it is for incoming companies to handle so many things at once, when starting a new operation or relocating into Mexico. We concentrate on taking most of that load off our customer’s shoulders by providing complete “turn-key” Plant Relocation, New Machinery Installation, Machinery Moving, Heavy Rigging, Press Erection, Millwright Services, Domestic and Export Crating, Warehousing, Precision Optical Laser Alignment & Leveling, Electrical, Pipe-fitting, Heavy Hauling & Construction.

mainly to act as a branch of operations for many rigging



the world and members of SC&RA (Specialized Carriers

and Rigging Association) in the United States to support them with their projects here in Mexico.

Carlos A. Torres CEO/General Director

Complete “Turn-key” Plant Relocation Comprehensive pre-move planning and scheduling. Accurate cost-estimating and cost management. Complete plant maintenance support during shutdown. Rigging, crating and loading. “Door-to-Door Transportation” (Truck/Barge/Rail/Container) -Air ride flat-beds, low-boys, stepdecks, vans, extendables & multiaxle trailers. -All necessary licenses and permits.

All utility disconnections and reconnections including electrical, gas, water, pipe fittings, welding and instrumentation. Cleaning and painting of equipment (if necessary). Setting on location according to layout. Precision millwrighting, leveling and critical tolerance alignments at the receiving location. Utility hook-ups. Commissioning.

Jose Sadath Lastra COO/Operation Director

SINCE 2006

Machinery Installation Riggers GrouP off-loads, sets, levels, aligns, and assembles all kinds of components, able to furnish and install all the electrical conduit, wiring, pneumatic and hydraulic piping; and verifies the equipment cycling during the start-up of the projects. Our personnel and specialized rigging equipment & tools make us one of the most competitive in the market. Our very first job was awarded in June 2006, installing a complete stamping plant at Ramos Arizpe, Coahuila (Martinrea) for the Canadian company Windsor & Associates International. The project was the installation of 13 press machines of the following tonnage: • • • • • • •

1 (one) 2500 ton 1 (one) 1000 ton 2 (two) 600 ton

3 (three) 400 ton 1 (one) 300 ton

3 (three) 200 ton 2 (two) 150 ton

First job awarded to Riggers on June 2006.

Own Equipment • • • • • • •

400 ton Gantry 40 ton Fork-lift 25 ton Fork-lift 16 ton Fork-lift 7 ton Fork-lifts

4 ton Fork-lifts Trucks, Low-boys, Step-decks & Flat-beds.

For special projects we have the following equipment available in Mexico: • • • •

1200 ton Gantry 1000 ton Gantry 500 ton Gantry

All-Terrain & Truck Hydraulic Cranes ( 14 ton to 300 ton)

SINCE 2006

Riggers transport specializes in Heavy Hauling and General Trucking. Providing “door-to-door” Transportation from USA & Canada to Mexico with no transloading at the border, making sure that customer’s assets remain on the same trailer from its shipping point all the way to its final destination, thus we avoid any possible damage to the cargo due to transloading work at the border.



Extremely concerned about safety and performance, all of our field personnel are constantly certified by Secretaria del Trabajo (Secretary of Work) in any issue that our field employees are involved with, such as Industrial Safety LO-TO (lock-out/tag-out), Welding, Fork-truck operation, Rigging, Aerial work, Confined space work, etc.

The Certificate of Insurance supplies our customer proof of Insurance coverage with effective dates, policy numbers and breakdown of coverage’s for each job being conducted.

Liability Insurance, Cero accident record & High certified labor.

SINCE 2006



With the experience of more than a decade in the rigging industry in Mexico of its founder/owner Carlos Torres, his partner/ co-founder Jose Sadath and over 150 years of combined experience, it is a fact that we have the best and most experienced Riggers, Supervisors and Project Managers in Mexico.

Miguel Hernandez / Corporate Controller

Riggers Group has worked with American, Canadian, Japanese and European companies, on time, on budget and with complete customer satisfaction.


Fernando Lozano / Project Mgr.

Cynthia Morales / Business Development Mgr.

Gabriela Gutierrez / Accounting

offers more than 25 years of execu-

Paulina Pizarro / Logistics

Arturo Castrejon / Estimator-Superintendent

Fernando Cruz / Field Supervisor

Jose Sadath Lastra / COO

customers all across Europe. Centrally located at Frankfurt/ Main, Germany,

tend all customer needs immediately and facilitate a seamless communi-

Gonzalo Morales / Field Supervisor

tive experience to extend the Riggers GrouP dedication for quality to our

Riggers EUROPE is committed to at-

Carlos Castro / Field Supervisor

Carlos A. Torres / CEO

Owing to accelerating transatlantic business activities, Georg Zimmermann Europe Managing Director

cation and project flow with Riggers

GrouP in Mexico.

Cristobal Leija / Field Supervisor

Hector Parra / Field Supervisor

Manuel Saenz / Field Supervisor

Sergio Albor / Field Supervisor

Riggers GrouP Is intelligently located in northeast and central Mexico (in Monterrey & Queretaro City) to facilitate coverage of the most important industrial areas in Mexico. Besides that it has a branch office in Frankfurt, Germany to cover European market needs.


We have had the privilege to work with the following customers:




1. Industrial Community, September 2006 2. Industrial Community, October 2007 3. Somos Industria, January 2010 4. Somos Industria, January 2010 5. Somos Industria, January 2010 6. Noticias de Qro., November 2008




SINCE 2006

Treviño 983 pte. Zona Centro 66600 Apodaca, NL Mexico Ph: (+52) 81 8008-2100

Cataratas #14 Bodega 5 Fracc. Industrial La Noria 76200 El Marques, Qro. Mexico Ph:  (+52) 442 393-0100


AMCHAM American Chamber of Commerce of Mexico

Specialized Carriers and Rigging Association (SC&RA)

Federación Mexicana de la Industria Aeroespacial

Riggers Group  

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