Heavy Lifting / Crane Hire

Nationwide Hire’s overriding goal is to keep your business moving – whatever your heavy lifting challenge. We achieve this by taking responsibility and solving your problem so you don’t have to. The equipment is part of the solution, but we know how to avoid problems as well as fix them. That’s why our customers have been recommending us since 1995 and scoring us a world class NPS score of 75.

Take a look at our vast range of heavy lifting and crane hire solutions and give us a call. Alternatively, if you are unsure of which solution you require, our helpful expert advisors are on hand. We’ll ensure you get the right lift for the right job, every time.



HIAB Vehicles

Plant and machinery movement, portable cabins, shipping or storage containers and roof trusses are just some of the large and bulky items that we regularly arrange to transport. HIAB crane assisted haulage is available throughout the UK and can be hired on a daily or weekly basis. With options from 18 to 100 Tonne Mtrs, we’ll get it sorted. We simply multiply the maximum lifting capacity with the associated radius, for example, a HIAB that lifts a maximum of 2.5 Tonnes at a radius of 40 Mtrs is classed as a 100 Tonne Mtr machine.

Crawler CraneCrawler Cranes

Crawler cranes are a simple solution to lifting challenges in many industry sectors. With lifting capabilities of between 2 and 8 Tonnes and reach heights in excess of 15 Mtrs. These small, manoeuvrable cranes come complete with caterpillar tracks. Additionally crawler cranes will work in confined spaces and also handle rough terrain with ease.

City Crane3Opertated City Cranes & Truck Cranes

From a 20 Tonne city crane to an 80 Tonne all terrain truck-mounted crane, Nationwide Hire can always find exactly the right machine for your job. We will arrange a site visit to establish the specification of the job on your behalf and make a recommendation based on our specialist’s knowledge and experience. These operated cranes will arrive bang on time and will work as long and as hard as you do to complete the job on time and on budget.

Contract Lifts

Nationwide Hire can arrange for your lift to be completed under contract. Quite simply this means that we will undertake on your behalf responsibility for planning the entire lift. We will assess the risk, write a lift specific method statement to control the job and provide a qualified and competent banksmen/slinger. Furthermore we will appointed a competent person to oversee the job. Insurance will also be included in your rate that covers your liability in the crane, goods being lifted and third party person & property. Complete peace of mind.

We not only pride ourselves in being able to deliver 100% UK postcode coverage same day. We also pride ourselves on being able to delivery on time with an on time KPI record of 98%.

Setting up an account with us has become even easier. Use our online form or call/email us and one of our experts can help advise and assist you.

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