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Battery Powered Crane Working Indoors


Available for hire now, our New Unic 095.

When working indoors, around food or where Emissions can be a problem – look no further than our battery operated 995kg SWL Spider Crane.

We can track the crane through a standard doorway, and lift over 500kg up to 8m high.

With an impressive 48V Fully rechargeable battery, the spider crane eliminates all requirement for fumes and fuss.

Download our Specification LIFT ECOUNIC  here, or call us on 08451288911 


Mini cranes and spider cranes delivered nationwide


We are the largest mini crane hire /spider 

crane hire company based in the Midlands, with the ability to carry out hire services all over the UK.

Whether you require a simple – self-operated hire, or a long term fully planned contract lift hire – we are here to help. Our hire fleet of mini cranes is constantly expanding to provide our customers with various contract lifting solutions to lifting issues.

A crane lift team at the ready

We are able to provide a specialist crane hire team if required. Our dedicated operators, signallers, and slinger/banksman are there to ensure paramount safety on site, and that the crane lifting operations are delivered at maximum capacity.

With over 30 years of service, you can count on us.

Competitive crane hire rates

Lift Ltd offer competitive rates for our mini crane hire, lifting equipment and services. We pride ourselves on our reliability, workmanship and choice of equipment. We also offer a 24 hour manned telephone service to aid and assist our clients should the need arise – and have adopted a new national mini crane hire number: 08451 288911.

Why not check us out on Twitter or Google+ to see regular projects and lifting operation details as they happen.

Small crane hire for the UK: anywhere, anytime

We are based in Leicester, but no construction job is out of our reach: some of our most recent crane operations have been in various locations ranging from the 02 Arena in London to Kent, Essex, Coventry, and Scotland.

So if you need the use of one of our spider cranes, mini cranes, or mini crawler cranes, don’t hesitate to get in touch, 24 hours a day; seven days a week.


UNIC URW/706 Working alongside one of our New GW625 Glazing Robot’s inside the o2 Arena fitting some glass to one of the new retail units ready for the grand opening….A spider crane lifting equipment at the 02 arena



LIFT MINICRANES are proud to announce the arrival of the first MC815 MAEDA 8 Tonne Capacity Mini-crane.

The Lift Mini Crane Hire team standing with their equipment

DUAL JOYSTICK CONTROL – New design, easy to control instead of pulling lever’s

PICK AND CARRY 1000KG – Directly over the front without even setting legs out at all

HYDRAULIC LUFFING FLY – lift up to 1500kg with luffing action

NEW TECHNOS 2 RADIO REMOTE – The hi-tech Telemetry System with Joystick control

FRONT AND SIDE CAMERAS – No more Blind spots when tracking

ON BOARD DPF – Diesel Particulate Filter built in to make it environmentally friendly

for more information, the specification is available here, and it will also feature in our new Brochure for 2017/18 which will be available soon.

For Hire Rates and availability please call our head office on 0116 2834 749 or email your enquiry to


The size and reach of a spider crane or mini crane (specifications)
The New Tracked Aluminium Telescopic Crane  – BOCKER RK36 has 36m lift height, with a maximum lifting capacity of 2400kg. Will work in tight areas where space is restricted with its multi-positional Leg facility. Fully remote controlled and can also be used as a Spider Access Platform.

For More Photos view the Bocker RK36/2400 Gallery

 “We recognise that a speedy response and turn around, can make a massive difference when deadlines are looming. For this, LIFT MINICRANES feel that our efforts to always be ready at a moments notice, will benefit our customers, and will help everyone to be successful and meet deadlines…”

To contact us with an enquiry or talk to an expert you can either contact us or call 08451 288911.





Spider Crane And Mini Crane Hire Q&A: Where Can You Hire One, And How Much Will It Cost?

Got questions about spider cranes and mini cranes? You have come to the right place. Cranes are fantastic machines for lifting and transporting heavy objects and it is not unusual to see them towering over buildings, especially in the inner cities, where there is usually a lot of construction going on. Mini cranes are — […]

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Available for hire…… The all new to the UK Glassworker GW625.
Our Glassworker GW625 is now available for hire, with an impressive 625kg Capacity, can travel through the narrowest of gaps, lift up to 3m high and has fully rotating and swivelling motions.

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LIFT MINI CRANE HIRE were asked along to Walsgrave Hospital in Coventry at the beginning of this month, to lend a hand with the replacement of the High Pressure Valves that fuel the central heating system for the hospital. Upon initial survey, the task became apparent when we stepped inside the boiler room, beneath the […]

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LIFT Lends Assistance to Visitor Centre Construction

As Leicester awaits the opening of the city’s brand-new King Richard III Visitor Centre, one local business prides itself on being part of a project that celebrates Leicester’s rich heritage. Lift Mini Crane Hire, based in Aylestone, have been crucial to the construction of the new attraction, which is to open in St. Martin’s on […]

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MAEDA or UNIC mini crane hire….

LIFT Ltd mini crane hire have now extended the hire fleet to include the MAEDA spider cranes. The growing demand within the industry has helped us identify that there are more than one solution to many lifting scenarios, and confirms that we are the largest mini crane hire company in the midlands, and one of […]

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LAW & ORDER…… and Action!!!

The story behind the scene… LIFT minicrane hire where contacted with a very peculiar enquiry by a film production company working on the latest series of the ITV Law & Order UK. The initial description was that a crane, or lifting device will be needed to lift an old Triumph Dolomite from the river bed, in […]

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LIFT MNI CRANE HIRE along with local waterways and services contractors have been replacing the tired, old and damaged stonework on the Lock at Richard Street in Birmingham. The area in the photo had to be fenced off from the public temporarily whilst lifting was carried out. And the crane in the photo couldn’t be […]

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