We are “large enough to cope but small enough to care”. Combined lifting experience of over 50 years within the management team illustrates the capacity of the company to successfully meet all of the challenges that crane hire, contract lifting and machinery moving will present.

Whatever the lifting challenge, Crane Hire UK can provide the correct equipment and lifting solution from up to 1,000 tonnes to meet the needs of the specific lifting challenge. Whilst ensuring at all times the solutions that are offered best meet the needs of clients in a cost effective manner, the company will also provide the ultimate customer care experience.

All lifting services are carried out with stringent regard for the safety of the company’s employees, employees of its clients as well as the general public. The company is committed to best practice within the legislative framework that covers its activities.Crane operatives are fully trained and highly skilled and the equipment that they operate is inspected and maintained to exacting standards.

The management of a safe working environment is of prime importance, and none more so than in the area of Lifting Equipment. The introduction of both LOLER and PUWER regulations means that many companies are using third-party expertise to help compliance with the regulations. Crane Hire UK can help in many ways:

Knowledge of the Appropriate Regulations

We can offer advice and guidance to help you keep the right side of the law.

Statutory Inspections

We can inspect cranes and all types of lifting equipment, issue inspection reports and colour code equipment.

Overhead Electric Traveling Crane Services

We offer a full maintenance service, specialising in Demag, Munck, Morris and Kone. However we can service and supply equipment from most manufacturers.

Supply and Repair

We offer a full range of lifting equipment.


We have an on-site CITB/RITB -qualified instructor and offer appropriate courses in cranes, pendant & remote controls, slinging and fork lift trucks.

Design and Fabrication

We design and manufacture “specials” such as lifting beams and attachments, as well as runway beams, and crane gantries, We can install any equipment we manufacture.


Proof load testing to BSI, using our own weights or hydraulic equipment.

Height Safety Equipment

Supply and install a wide range of equipment including lanyards, harnesses and fall-arrest items. Training also available.

Equipment Relocation

We can move and re-install your machinery across the factory or across the country!

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