About Cranes Direct

Who we are

Cranes Direct is a subsidiary of the well respected, Midlands based, Lifting Gear Direct ltd, a well established family owned and run business. Operating within the Lifting Gear and material handling industries for many years we have established a huge amount of knowledge and experience; we have general office staff, a sales team, experienced fabricators and qualified engineers with a fleet of vehicles. We have our own factories where we produce our cranes and have all our own load testing equipment to allow us to guarantee your products are up to the task they are intended for. Customer satisfaction and safety are our number one priorities at Cranes Direct, and so we always go the extra mile by sourcing products for our customers, delivering site inspections and offering solutions to any problems you may be facing. We offer competitive prices on all of our high-quality products.

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What we offer

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Cranes

As our name suggests, we manufacture and supply many types of cranes direct to the customer. All of our cranes are reliably manufactured on-site at our modern facility, which utilises only the very best technology available. We custom build our own, professionally designed, Jib cranes and mobile lifting gantries to suit your own set of requirements, we also offer a complete installation service so we can ensure our cranes are installed correctly and safely. We can also supply other specialist cranes by other manufacturers with whom we work closely with, with the same after care services as our own cranes.

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Accessories

Our cranes are fully compatible with the range of accessories that we offer, which are used to either conduct the lifting themselves or to make the process more efficient and reliable. Not all of these accessories are necessary, but all are extremely useful – get in touch with one of our team below to find out more.

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Our Services

Cranes Direct are dedicated to providing a complete service, rather than simply selling you a product; from the initial consult regarding your requirements, right through to its first and subsequent service and inspection. Customer satisfaction is one of our main goals along with offering quality cranes with excellent aftercare. Because we manufacture our own Jib cranes and Mobile Lifting Gantry systems our prices are often unbeaten and you can be assured that they comply with all the necessary standards, regulations and directives.

 

Our Aims

Cranes Direct are dedicated to providing a complete service, rather than simply selling you a product; from the initial consult regarding your requirements, right through to its first and subsequent service and inspection. Customer satisfaction is one of our main goals along with offering quality cranes with excellent aftercare. Because we manufacture our own Jib cranes and Mobile Lifting Gantry systems our prices are often unbeaten and you can be assured that they comply with all the necessary standards, regulations and directives.

 

Our Clientele

We have and will supply our own custom jib and gantry cranes to a wide variety of industries such as construction; manufacturing, automotive, marine & sea-faring, warehouse & distribution and utility companies; however we also supply many cranes to smaller businesses such as car garages, agricultural areas, cemeteries and more. We have also previously supplied our cranes to rather famous corporations; in fact the only thing we do not supply cranes and lifting equipment for is for lifting patients in hospitals and care homes etc.

 

Our work team

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our advantages

Cranes Direct has a team of experienced personnel who have been with the company for many years. We have office administrators, accounts staff and a team of sales personnel who are always ready to help and offer advice. Alongside our office staff we have a team of skilled fabricators who manufacture our own mobile gantry cranes and Jib cranes to high specifications; we also have a team of qualified engineers for all your electrical and mechanical needs including servicing and repairs. Cranes Direct has personnel who are trained to do inspections on all types of lifting equipment and have the relevant certificates. Our newest member is an engineering apprentice who works alongside our team in all areas to gain a thorough understanding of the lifting gear industry.

Centrally Based

Cranes Direct is situated in the heart of the Black Country in the West Midlands, the hub of manufacturing and engineering practices. Being so centrally based we are in a prime position for covering the majority of the UK, for deliveries, site visits and installations.

Rapid Response

Our friendly and knowledgeable sales team are always on hand to offer help and advice on any queries you may have, whether you need more technical information, advice on the type of equipment you may need for your particular application or a competitive quotation. We are always happy to help wherever we can. You can call us on 01384 76961; email us via the contact us page or fill in one of our rapid response forms.

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