Bob Retterath, Partner

In 2000, industry veteran Bob Retterath joined Mike Hathaway at Hi-Rise Crane Inc. in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Bob's vision was to provide South Florida's leading contractors with a flexible, versatile, and professional outlet for crane rental services. In the interests of safety and efficiency, Bob handles every crane rental contract personally including the selection of the right crane, the right operator, and the precise installation on your jobsite.

Mike Hathaway, Partner

Mike Hathaway founded Hi-Rise Crane in 1996.  He has deep experience in crane design, crane maintenance, crane installation, and crane operation. For years, Mike worked for GCI, the manufacturer of our fleet of carrier-based, self-erecting cranes. Mike's combination of design experience and field experience makes him our top-flight troubleshooter. He and his team are dedicated to delivering smooth operations.

Craig Masters, General Manager

Our General Manager, Craig Masters, wears many hats. Among Craig's responsibilities are crew staffing, crane maintenance including parts and supplies, crane transportation, and compliance with local, state, and federal laws and regulations. Craig is also responsible for the firm's financial operations.