Bigge Crane Joins Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing for the GoPro Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma

SONOMA, Calif. (August 24, 2012) — Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing announced today that Bigge Crane and Rigging Company of San Leandro, Cali­fornia continues its commit­ment to excel­lence by spon­soring the team’s No. 15 entry for driver Takuma Sato at the GoPro Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma August 26.

Bigge was founded by Henry Bigge in 1916 and has grown to become the premier quality equip­ment provider for the heavy lift and heavy trans­port needs of commer­cial, govern­ment, and indus­trial markets including the power gener­a­tion and petro­leum refinery sectors.  The company’s commit­ment to perfor­mance, quality and safety, along with their tradi­tion of excel­lence has allowed them to remain in front of the compe­ti­tion for over 90 years.

It’s great to have the Bigge boys on our team this weekend at Sonoma. They are a great customer of ours and I’m sure that Sonoma will be a great venue to show­case their dedi­ca­tion to perfor­mance.” said Michael Lanigan, co-owner of Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing.

Bigge owns and main­tains its own fleet of heavy lift and trans­porta­tion equip­ment while utilizing its in-house team of Super­vi­sors, Project Managers and Engi­neers to direct the work.  Bigge’s belief in hands-on manage­ment ensures every customer receives the service and support they need for the dura­tion of the project, from the start all the way to the finish line. 

Watch the Bigge car at the GoPro Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma this weekend.  The 85-lap race will be broad­cast on NBC Sports Network at 4 p.m. ET on Sunday, August 26 and the qual­i­fying show will air on Saturday, August 25 at 6 p.m. ET.  This fast-paced event features IZOD IndyCar Series race cars reaching speeds in excess of 170 mph. For more infor­ma­tion about this event visit: