Welcome to Hunter Merchant
Steve Retterath, since 1972, has served the needs of Florida communities in the handling of materials by means of hoisting or hauling. Over the decades Mr. Retterath has assembled a team of individuals with unsurpassed expertise and dedication in the industry. That assembly now operates under the name of Hunter Crane Merchant Transport and Rigging. His motto has been if you buy the best equipment, you must assemble the best people to utilize that equipment. Steve Retterath's demand for perfection guides his team to strive for perfection which leads to satisfied customers and repeat business. From tower cranes and hoisting elevators to crawler cranes and the largest fleet of mobile cranes in Florida, Mr. Retterath's team is available to solve your material moving needs. His purchase of the largest Florida-based crane (800 tons) shows his strong commitment to the industry.
Experienced and knowledgeable riggers capable of removing, loading, unloading, or relocating the most sensitive of medical equipment to that oversized 160,000 pound generator set.
Many of our rigger employees have been employed with Hunter Merchant for over 25 years, and have experience in several trades.