Ray and Valora Crandall founded Intermountain Lift in Springville, Utah, April 29, 1969. Springville is located in the central western United States and is strategically based to ship products anywhere nationally or internationally. The company was initially started to supply some of the local ski areas and a small tramway with major rebuilding, repair, and parts service. Later the company ventured into more technical removal, rebuilding, and installation projects for various ski lifts, and rope tows.
Where later in the late 80's and early 90's Arrow Dynamic contacted Ray for help with a steel rollercoaster Magnum XL-200. With guidance and teaching from mulitple people at Arrow and his sons Bret and Kurt, Intermountain Lift was able to assist and changed the outlook of what Intermountain lift came to be now.
During the next decade Intermountain Lift continued in the Amusement Industury helping with different companies along the way. Premier Rides, S&S Worldwide, Vekoma, Setpoint, Chance Rides to name a few...