Welcome to Cranes Direct: The 1 Place for all your Crane requirements.


 Cranes Direct are a UK Based Gantry Crane & Lifting Equipment Products Supplier

We are your one stop site for all things that are crane related including hoisting and lifting equipment accessories, we also offer comprehensive installations, servicing, repairs and inspections for all crane types and lifting equipment by our own qualified installation team and service engineers.

Based centrally within the West Midlands we are well located to serve the whole of the UK whether just to deliver your products or a full installation of your chosen crane and accessories.

Bespoke Cranes & Lifting Gantry Systems

We have our own fabrication workshops where we can custom build both Jib Cranes and Mobile Lifting Gantry systems to suit your own specific requirements, we use only quality steel and all come fully tested and certified to meet all the necessary requirements.

Jib Crane

As part of our bespoke range our Jib crane systems can be produced for floor, wall or column mounting with either under or over bracing and a variety of slewing ranges. Any measurements up to 5 metres high and 5 metre radius can be catered for.

Mobile Lifting Gantry (A Frame Gantry Crane)

Our bespoke mobile lifting gantry (or A frame gantry) systems can be manufactured with heights up to 4.5 metres (under beam) and with spans up to 5 metres, with a range of options to suit your needs including; parking jacks, festoon system and isolator boxes. Our mobile gantries are ideal in areas where lifting operations are carried out in different locations across your site/factory for example.

Aluminium Gantry

We can supply lightweight aluminium gantries in a range of sizes/lifting capacities up to 2000kg. Due to the fact that they are foldable, these gantries are easy to load into your van/truck and take them to where they are required. The set up and take down processes require just 3 steps with minimal effort.

Overhead Crane Systems

Overhead crane systems and runway systems are commonplace in many factory and warehouse type settings and are ideal for the frequent movement of heavy loads within its span. Cranes Direct can accommodate for these types of crane systems including manufacture, servicing, installation and inspections.

Floor Crane / Engine Lifter

A Floor crane is perfect for use in smaller workshops and make ideal engine lifters. We supply these crane types from the leading manufacturer Steerman, and come in a range of lifting capacities up to 2000kg.

Gantry Crane Supplies & Accessories

Cranes Direct can supply many accessories to enhance your crane including hoisting equipment such as electric or air hoists and manual chain blocks; our range of accessories also includes beam trolleys, lifting slings, lifting magnets and loose tackle such as shackles and eye bolts – everything you will likely need to complete your lifting application.

Our Services (Installation, Servicing, Repairs & Inspections) 

To complement our crane systems and accessories we also provide delivery and full installation services as well as servicing and repairs to all lifting equipment, we can also carry out your essential annual or bi-annual inspection and provide all the necessary documentation for your safety records.

Get in touch

If you're looking for a UK lifting equipment supplier, who specialises in providing a range of heavy-duty gantry crane systems, accessories and supplies, then you've come to the right place. Get in touch with us here at Cranes Direct today.

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