Long term, nationwide crane hire

Keeping your construction project on schedule and running smoothly requires reliable lifting solutions. We understand the importance of long-term planning, which is why we offer comprehensive mobile crane hire contracts throughout the UK. From days to months, we ensure you have the access and support you need to complete your project efficiently and safely.

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A collection of yellow mobile cranes work at an Anglia Water site installing pipework

We provide a comprehensive selection of modern, mobile cranes in combination with an extensive collection of specialist lifting equipment for every type of project.

Operating out of our bases in North Essex, we are well-equipped to deliver a comprehensive range of mobile crane hire services, including long-term and nationwide crane hire contracts across the UK.

We regularly work with some of the countries industry-leading businesses for months at a time, providing people, cranes, and lifting solutions to meet strict requirements and achieve deadlines.

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Leading mobile crane hire in the UK

Whether you’re looking for a short-term domestic lifting service in the East of England or a long-term, nationwide crane hire contract, we’re able to offer extremely competitive rates for both new and existing customers.


Over 50 years’ of dedication to providing safe and reliable crane hire and contract lifting services is the reason we’re a leading provider of mobile crane hire in the UK, and we look forward to working with you in the future.

Frequently asked questions

Have questions about our long-term mobile crane hire services? We’ve compiled a list of frequently asked questions to address some of the key details you might be considering.

If you can’t find the answer you’re looking for here, don’t hesitate to contact our experienced team.

  • There are several advantages to securing a long-term contract for your mobile crane needs. These include:

    • Cost savings: We might be able to offer discounted rates for extended rentals compared to a series of short-term hires.
    • Streamlined logistics: You’ll establish a trusted relationship with us, simplifying communication and scheduling.
    • Consistent equipment: Securing a specific crane for the project’s duration ensures familiarity and reduces downtime.
    • Priority service: Our long-term contracts come with a prioritised service, ensuring faster response times when you need us.
  • The ideal crane for your project depends on several factors:

    • Lifting capacity: Consider the heaviest loads you’ll need to lift and the maximum reach required at various points in the project.
    • Lift height and reach: Determine the highest point and furthest distance you’ll need to lift objects.
    • Site access and limitations: Consider factors like weight restrictions, overhead clearances, and ground conditions on your worksite.
    • Project timeline: Match the crane’s capabilities to your project schedule, ensuring it can handle the lifting tasks throughout the duration.
  • The specific documentation required may vary slightly, but here’s a general list to get you started:

    • Contact information: Basic details for your company and project contact person.
    • Project details: A brief description of your project, including location, timeline, and the type of lifting tasks involved.
    • Lifting requirements: Information on the weight and dimensions of the heaviest loads you’ll need to lift, along with any specific reach requirements.
    • Site details: Details about your project site, including access points, weight restrictions, and any overhead clearances that might be relevant.

    We recommend having this information readily available when contacting our team for a quote or to initiate the long-term hire process. This will help us expedite the process and ensure a smooth experience.

  • For the best selection and availability, contacting us well in advance of your project start date is recommended. This allows us to ensure we have the right crane for your needs and schedule it accordingly. We have an extensive range of mobile cranes, and we’ll always make sure you’re matched with the right machinery for your project.

  • We understand that construction projects can be dynamic. Our long-term contracts offer flexibility in some cases. If your timeline changes, we can discuss adjusting the rental period or the specific crane assigned to better suit your needs. Early communication is key, so please let us know as soon as possible if any adjustments are necessary.

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For more information on our nationwide, long-term hire opportunities and to see if your project qualifies, speak to us directly.

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