About the Company

Sanghvi Movers Limited (SML) is the largest crane rental company in India and Asia, and the fifth-largest in the world as ranked by International Cranes (June 2021). Headquartered in Pune, SML was incorporated in 1989 and went through an Initial Public Offering in 1994. The shares of the company are traded on the Bombay Stock Exchange and National Stock Exchange.

 SML is an ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015 & ISO 45001:2018 certified company. The company has a fleet of many medium to large-sized heavy-duty telescopic and crawler cranes ranging from 20 to 1000 MT across various operational job sites in India.

The company’s fleet is primarily catered for the construction of various industrial plants like Power, Steel, Cement, Fertilizers, Petrochemicals & Refineries, Metros (underground as well as elevated) and Windmill sector. The company also has many High Bed Trailers and lots of multi-axle lines which are being used for the movement of its crane and crane parts from one location to another.

Business area of the company

The company is engaged in the business of providing hydraulic and crawler cranes to various industries in the infrastructure sector.


  • 1989: Established by Chandrakant P. Sanghvi.
  • 1995: SML was listed on the BSE and raised Rs 17.50 crore.
  • 1997-98: Deployed a capex of Rs 55 crore to meet requirement of projects: Reliance Petroleum Refinery at Jamnagar and ONGC-Oil field project.
  • 2007: Raised Rs 72 crore of equity on preferential share allotment basis to a well-known Goldpeak Ltd., investment arm of CLSA Private Equity Firm. Fund were deployed towards capex and initiation of debt reduction.
  • 2008: Focused on Wind Energy.
  • 2011: Awarded 7th largest crane company in the world by International Crane Magazine.
  • 2015-18: SML added Rs 815 crore worth of crane fleet in form of growth Capex.
  • 2019: Awarded 6th largest ranking in the world by International Crane Magazine.
  • 2020: Awarded 5th largest ranking in the world by International Crane Magazine.
  • 2021: Awarded 5th largest ranking in the world by International Crane Magazine.
  • 2021: maintained average utilization of 56% despite Covid-19 scenario and significantly reduced its debt by Rs 345 crore in last 3 years.
Parent OrganizationSanghvi Movers Ltd.Managing DirectorRishi C Sanghvi
Founded1989NSE SymbolSANGHVIMOV