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Crane Hire Manchester


We offer comprehensive crane hire & contract lifting solutions throughout Manchester and the surrounding areas including Central Manchester, Salford, Trafford Park, Bury, Oldham, Altrincham & more.

Whether you’re a buyer, surveyor or manager within a construction company, manufacturing business or work within rail & road infrastructure we can work with you to make sure your project is completed professionally and on schedule.

We offer both short-term crane hire & long-term contract lifting solutions, tailoring any package to suit what is best for your business. 

We have a fleet of cranes available for hire or contract lifting contracts, including 30Ton Cranes40Ton Crane all the way up to 80Ton Cranes & 90Ton Cranes. Our diverse fleet allows us to work on both small domestic projects & large commercial building projects. We also provide crane hire & contract lifting for specialist projects such as festival decoration erections, film set construction, lighting rigs & much more. 

If the project you’re undergoing only requires a domestic lifting service, then we can provide smaller cranes with capacities of 5-tonnes.
Over the years, our team have worked alongside a complete range of projects. We can help you to complete all manner of projects safely, on budget and on schedule.

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Call Us On: 01253 422 044
For our best price guaranteed
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Call Us On: 01253 422 044


Mobile cranes are extremely common on construction projects, domestic building projects and can also be used for simple tasks such as hot tub removal, heavy equipment lifting & much more. Whether you require contract lifting for a building or large commercial project, or just a single days crane hire we can help!

The only downside to these cranes is that they can require a large space to set up. Once they have been installed and are up and running, they are able to move all kinds of materials and weights.

Some of the models are large mobile cranes that AE-Engineering provide are able to lift weights of up to 200 tonnes. These cranes are ideal for working at height and offer a wide range of functional boom lengths.

Being mobile means that these cranes can be set up and taken down in an extremely short time frame. They can also be manoeuvred around your worksite into a position where they will offer the most reliable and practical service.

Their versatile design allows these large cranes to be equipped with a variety of practical features. These include:

  • Telescopic Boom Lengths for All Kinds of Projects.
  • Can Be Reliably Secured In-Place.
  • Comfortably Lift Weights of Up to 200 Tonnes.

CRAWLER CRANES & Spider Cranes

An essential part of most projects smaller or lrage building projects or machinery removals, Mini Crawlers are designed so that they can be operated by both electrical and diesel power sources. These machines are designed so that when operated by electricity, they are suitable for internal use as they will not generate any potentially harmful fumes unlike other crane designs.

These cranes are the perfect tool for domestic projects and for smaller construction sites. They offer a complete range of advantages, including:

  • Radio Controlled.
  • Silent Running.
  • Safe for Internal Use.

With an operating boom length of up to 21 metres, these cranes can manoeuvre waste and materials across all kinds of worksites.

These mini crawlers are designed so that they can be used to lift all manner of materials, including equipment and waste. As an example of smaller lifting equipment they can be used to quickly and safely move weights of up to 10 tonnes.

If you're looking for specialist crane hire in Manchester - Call AE Engineering Today

AE Engineering and our experienced team members can deliver crane hire in Manchester and across the North-West. We specialise and make it our priority to help you to find the right lifting equipment to suit your needs. Whether it’s looking for the ideal inner-city crane, or you need to lift materials for an infrastructure project, we are here to help.

We go the extra mile to make sure we effectively maintain all our cranes. We guarantee to never deliver a piece of equipment which has not undergone extensive testing. And as a result of this we will never provide any equipment which is likely to be unsafe.

If you would like more information on the crane hire services we provide in Manchester and the Greater Manchester area, get in touch with AE Engineering today. You can reach our experienced team of lifting specialists today by calling us on 01253 422 044. You can also email us directly at and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.

If you’re located in other parts of the North-West, Cumbria or Cheshire we cover these areas. You can find out more by visiting the corresponding pages: Crane Hire Lancashire, Crane Hire Burnley, Crane Hire Bolton, Crane Hire Blackburn

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