Stay calm & call for a tow!

There really isn’t much you can do when your trailer literally tips over. You just have to stay calm and call for a tow.

Big Rig Towing are experts in uprighting rollovers and removing them from the road quickly and safely. We are your #1 source for heavy duty recoveries and our two tri-drive wreckers are specifically designed for roll over and recovery work! To complement the wreckers we have a modern, state-of-the-art, fully equipped air cushion recovery unit. Should the need arise we also have replacement tractors to tow your trailers, loaded or empty.

We are licensed and insured so rest assured that while your rig/load is in our control it is covered by the most comprehensive insurance available to our industry.

Keep our number on hand. To reach us toll free, call 1 (866) 398-7444. Big Rig Towing & Recovery is available 24/7 to come to the rescue. 

Big Rig Honours Friend & Employee Greg Smith on His Retirement

After over 40 years in the towing industry, Greg Smith is retiring to enjoy well deserved rest and relaxation with his wife , children and grandchildren. 

Our heartfelt gratitude for all your endless hours and infinite knowledge to help make the towing industry safer for all. 

On behalf of everyone past and present at Big Rig Towing & Recovery Ltd. we wish you a long adventurous and enjoyable retirement. 
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Professional Heavy-Duty Towing Services

BIG RIG TOWING & RECOVERY offers a wide range of heavy-duty towing and recovery services to get you back on the road as quickly as possible.
You can contact us for ALL your heavy towing and big rig needs. 

We provide the following services, but this is not the complete list!

  • Secure inside/outside storage facility
  • 12 and 24 Volt Boosts
  • Damage-free Under Reach Towing
  • Trailer Lifts
  • Coach, Motor home, Bus Towing
  • Flatbed, Semi-truck Towing
  • Winching
  • Equipment Hauling
  • Tractor Swaps
  • Tractor Service
  • Crane Service
  • And more…

Call Big Rig toll free at (866) 398-7444 for IMMEDIATE 24/7 service.
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75 Ton Rotator Crane Rights Load of Diesel

Big Rig makes hundreds of rescues and recoveries every year and while they all present individual challenges they are all resolved at the end of the day.

This big load of Diesel ended up on it’s side after taking a turn a bit too fast.

Big Rig Towing & Recovery used our 75 Ton Rotator Crane to get it back on its wheels and to repair.

24 Hour Emergency Service 7 Days a Week. Call 866-398-7444 for immediate service!
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Big Rig Towing & Recovery does heavy lifting every day

If you’re looking for a solution to a heavy lifting job you should definitely call Big Rig Towing. We do heavy lifting every day. We have a number of rigs equipped with heavy duty rotator cranes that can lift just about anything. We can be at your location quickly and with minimal set-up time. Our experienced drivers and operators can get the job done in snow, sleet, rain or shine.

Our towing and recovery services include, but are not limited to:

  • Damage Free Under Reach Towing
  • Trailer Lifts
  • Coach, Motor Home, and Bus Towing and Hauling
  • Winching
  • Tractor Swaps
  • Tractor Service
  • 12 and 24 volt boosts
  • Crane Service

An expert rotator operator can make all the difference in getting your towing situation resolved quickly and safely.

Call Big Rig Towing & Recovery Toll Free: (866) 398-7444 for IMMEDIATE 24/7 service!

More than a tow — Big Rig Towing & Recovery has solutions

As heavy duty towing and recovery experts you have to be able to do more than just tow rigs. Big Rig Towing & Recovery is dedicated solely to the heavy duty towing and recovery industry and is  your #1 source for heavy duty recoveries.

This rollover needed expert clean up and a knowledge of chemicals on board so the tanker could be drained for transport.

Big Rig Towing & Recovery provides 24 hour personalized dispatch service that is dedicated exclusively to the transportation industry. Our company, with combined experience of over 150 years, can be reached, toll free, from anywhere in North America.

If you find yourself in an unstable, dangerous or difficult roadside emergency, give us a call TOLL FREE AT 1 (866) 398-7444. We’re available 24/7.
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Murphy’s Law: Anything that can go wrong will go wrong!

Just because it says towing the name doesn’t mean that’s all we do. Even in the most challenging situations Big Rig is here to help get you back on the road again. Sometimes you just have to think out of the box.

When this vehicle transport trailer decided to come unhinged we had to rig a sling and use the heavy rotator to move the top vehicle out of the way so the damaged rover could be removed.

It is inevitable that inconveniences will happen in a truck driver’s world. If it happens to you Big Rig Towing & Recovery is here to help. We’re available 24/7 to service all of your heavy duty towing and recovery requirements. Keep this number on hand 1 (866) 398-7444. You just may be glad you did.

 

Roll Over Full of Lilies Results in Messy Clean Up

This big rig carrying thousands of potted Lilies for the upcoming Easter weekend ended up rolling over and spilling its cargo all over the road.

The Lilies subsequently caught fire which destroyed the entire load.

Big Rig Towing & Recovery recovered the destroyed trailer and cleaned up the burned up flowers and surrounding highway.

When you call Big Rig Towing & Recovery you’ll be in good capable hands. Big Rig Towing & Recovery is dedicated solely to the heavy duty towing and recovery industry.

All operators have Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) Certification and have completed our four-step training program, and all of our trucks are Alberta Safety Certified.

To reach us toll free, call 1 (866) 398-7444.
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