Omega Morgan and IRH logos with images of two specialized transportation trucks.

PORTLAND, ORE, – August 2, 2023. Omega Morgan, a premier provider of specialized transportation, heavy rigging, machinery moving, and other industrial services, proudly announced today its asset acquisition of Intermountain Rigging and Heavy Haul (IRH), the Salt Lake City-based heavy haul and rigging specialist.

The asset acquisition of IRH is aligned with Omega Morgan’s commitment to offer the best, most comprehensive heavy rigging and transport services in North America to more customers across the country.

“We are thrilled to welcome the IRH personnel into the Omega Morgan family. This will not only expand our geographic reach, but also combines two of the industry’s most experienced and skilled teams,” said Omega Morgan’s CEO, Dick Ferchak. “We aim to build upon IRH’s strong brand and reputation while offering our shared customers a broader range of services and capabilities.”

Steve Knight, the founder and CEO of IRH, will remain with Omega Morgan, ensuring continuity in service and the preservation of the unique skills and expertise IRH offers. “I am extremely invested in the future success of Omega Morgan,” said Knight, who founded IRH 40 years ago. Mr. Knight has built a respected brand with IRH, recognized twice with the Hauling Job of the Year Award from the Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA).

The asset acquisition of IRH reinforces Omega Morgan’s commitment to growth and service excellence. It brings additional resources, equipment, and capabilities, particularly in the electronics manufacturing sector in the Intermountain region.

“IRH’s focus on customer service mirrors our own ethos at Omega Morgan, and we’re excited to have their team join us. Together, we’re well-positioned to deliver even greater value to our customers,” added Ferchak.

Looking ahead, the combined forces of Omega Morgan and IRH promise to create a powerful industry entity, well-equipped to handle complex and specialized transportation and rigging needs.


About Omega Morgan
Omega Morgan specializes in large-scale moves and is one of the leading specialized heavy rigging and transportation companies in the U.S. With an employee base of 500 and offices in Oregon, Washington, Texas, Idaho, Alberta, and California, the company offers a diverse set of services including heavy rigging, machinery moving, millwrighting, crane services, metrology, and warehousing.

About Intermountain Rigging and Heavy Haul (IRH)
IRH offers safe, efficient, and affordable solutions for the transportation, storage, and installation of heavy machinery. Their services include heavy haul rigging, millwrighting, equipment storage, and freight brokerage.

For further information, please contact:

Dick Ferchak
Omega Morgan