Mantis Cranes have a Self Erecting Tower Crane in Upton currently, a Potain T85 the largest Pedestrian Operated Tower available on our hire. Our client is currently complete a residential development project at High Street, Upton in Northamptonshire. At the outset planning was granted for Construction of 12 flats with associated landscaping, access and parking works. The Self Erecting Crane went on site in August and has been helping out on […]
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Mantis Crane has the largest Tower Crane Hire fleet operating in the United Kindgom and Ireland.
We provide Self Erecting Tower Cranes that range in jib length from 25-45m and maximum lifting capacities from 2,000kg-6,000kg. Heights under hook vary from 19m-35m and lift capacity and the jib end from 750kg to 1,250kg.
Our range of City Tower Cranes range from 50m-65m with maximum lifting capacities of up to 8,000kg. We also provide a full range of crane attachments that can assist you throughout the duration of the hire period.
Tower Crane Hire FAQs
- How will a Self Erecting Tower Crane improve Site Safety?
- Self Erecting Tower Crane Advantages vs Other Material Handling Options
- Can the Self Erecting Tower Cranes be lifted into position using a Mobile Crane if there is not adequate access to tow the crane onto site?
- Is there any danger of the operator overloading the Pedestrian Operated Tower Crane?
- Is Pedestrian Operated Tower Crane hire possible in remote locations?
Crane Hire Projects
Earlier in September we placed two Potain IGO50 SETCs on Site in Edinburgh for a Scotland-based client. Both cranes are capable of lifting 1,250kg at the end of a 40m jib, providing a 23.2m Height Under Hook. They can also lift 4,000kg as far out as 13m from the tower. The Potain IGo 50 is one of the most popular Pedestrian Operated Tower Cranes on our Tower Crane Hire fleet […]
Our Crane Sales Team recently visited the construction site where we have a Potain IGO50 Self Erecting Crane in Edinburgh on a minimum seven-month hire term. The project is a residential development comprising of 82 apartments with associated works, parking and landscaping. There will be two-bedroom, three-bedroom and four-bedroom residential units along with commercial access and estate roads. The Potain IGO is ideal for a construction development like this as it can […]
Our engineering team are due to dismantle a Self Erecting Tower Crane in Swansea this week. The crane has been operating on the site of the Urban Quarter in the city.
Our service team in Northampton last week placed a crane on a Centre Parcs Project at Elveden Forest. The Pedestrian Operated Tower Crane, a Potain HDT80, is one of largest and most popular cranes on our hire fleet due to the ease it can be inserted on site and the efficiency that it provides. This model allows a height under hook of 34.2m at the end of the 45m jib. […]
We were busy in Scotland last week installing a Mantis 35.10 at Ross Fountain Edinburgh. Call us to find out about hiring a Crane in Scotland.
We’ve been busy in Scotland recently, completing the erection of a Self Erecting Tower Crane in Edinburgh during May. We have another due to be erected later today (more on that soon!).
Mantis Cranes is proud to be featured in the recent supplement ‘Building Britain’ in The Irish Post newspaper. The article features an interview with Clem Bradfield, a crane driver who is currently working on a Pedestrian Operated Tower Crane on hire from Mantis Cranes. Clem has been working on the crane, a Saez TL55 , recently but that is just a small portion of the 47 years that he has spent […]
Our Self Erecting Tower Crane on a Bio Tank Project in Yeovil is soon coming to an end after almost four months on site.
One of our recent projects was a Tower Crane Hire at Eton College Windsor. We placed the Self Erecting Tower Crane, a Potain IGO50 Pedestrian Operated Tower Crane, on site at the beginning of January for an initial hire period of ten weeks. The Tower Crane was erected on site by our Mantis Cranes Service Team and ready for operation within hours. The Potain IGO50 is a particularly popular among our […]