- Stands for: name of the city where it was founded
- Lorain was a brand of rough terrain crane
- Rough terrain crane
- Lattice boom crawler crane
- Truck crane
- Self erecting tower crane
Founded in Lorain, OH (USA).
Lorain merges with Thew Shovel Company forming Thew-Lorain company.
Thew-Lorain Company is acquired by Koehring Company.
Koehring cranes & excavators division (including Lorain Group) is acquired by Northwest Engineering.