Ace Industries, founded in 1932, is one of the largest full-service overhead hoist and crane companies in the United States. The company designs, manufactures and sells overhead bridge cranes, gantry cranes, jib cranes, and runway systems. Its experienced engineering staff comprises specialists in structural, mechanical and electrical engineering. Ace Industries specializes in the distribution of electric chain, wire rope and hand chain hoists, trolleys, crane components, and accessories. The company stocks products from manufacturers, such as ShawBox, Yale, Coffing, Budgit, Stahl, Wright, Harrington, Electromotive and Insul8. The firm operates more than 40 fully equipped heavy-duty service trucks. The company is a member of the Crane Manufacturers Association of America. Ace Industries is headquartered in Pelham, Ala., with service centers and fully stocked warehouses in Norcross, Ga., Pineville, N.C., Cincinnati, and Nashville, Tenn.