An Interview with LGH Business and Development Manager: John Ball

Name: John Ball What area do you cover? North West & Wales   How long have you been working for LGH? Originally 11 years, and for 2 years since the relaunch.   How long have you been working in the construction industry? I have been fortunate to work in the Lifting and Safety Sector for […]

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LGH Launches Edition Two of Popular Technical User Guide

Lifting Gear Hire (LGH) has published a second edition of its award-winning Technical User Guide, featuring a host of new products and supporting information from the equipment hire company and its selected partners. The document will continue to be widely used by contractors, site managers, end users, and other professionals. LGH published 5,000 copies of […]

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Product Spotlight: Minifor Hoists

Minifor hoists are high performance and sturdy with excellent weight-power ratios, aluminium alloy housing and unlimited lifting height. For safety, they have adjustable upper and lower stops and brakes incorporated in the motor. All LGH units are fitted with wireless remote controls as standard. 300 and 500kg (direct) models available with 6.5mm wire rope available […]

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Product Spotlight: Modulift Spreader Beams

Spreader beams provide the ideal solution for many lifting requirements. They are versatile and cost-effective and have a wide range of capacities to suit the job. Every spreader beam includes a pair of End Units and a pair of Drop Links with interchangeable struts which enable you to lengthen or shorten the beam, making them […]

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Case Study: Seatank Terminal, Antwerp

Seatank Terminal, Antwerp is currently constructing a new site at quay 700. Our customer is building the construction of a concrete jetty where ships will moor to pump their liquids to the terminal, and has chosen LGH Europe to deliver the material for this. Including a square modulift system and a modulift, as seen on […]

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Product Spotlight: Tirak Universal Hoist

The Tirak Universal Hoist is manufactured to the industry standard for elevator installations, building maintenance units and wind turbines, and has harsh environment protection. The Universal Hoist is suitable for man-riding (P-Suffix models only) and has a 100% duty factor. Our hoists range from 500-3000kg with rope lengths of 20-200m available. At LGH we only […]

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Product Spotlight: Jacks

If you need a lightweight, but robust aluminium jack then look no further than the JAH Aluminium Jacks range. They offer a wide variety of capacities and lift height options, and are used extensively in maintenance, construction, heavy plant and machinery applications. Our range of JAH Aluminium Jacks are available as: Plain ram lifting jacks, with […]

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Product Spotlight: Porta Gantry Rapide

If you’re looking for a lightweight, easy to transport and straightforward lifting gantry then look no further than the Porta Gantry Rapide. A unique, ultra-light and rapidly deployable gantry from Reid Lifting that provides a versatile lifting solution for goods and personnel. The PGR gantry features a unique speedy deployment system that is quick to […]

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LGH Hosts Successful 2018 LEEA Golf Day

Lifting Gear Hire (LGH) welcomed over 100 guests to this year’s Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) Golf Day, which took place at the Wychwood Park Golf Club in Cheshire, UK on Thursday 14 June 2018. LGH, a lifting equipment hire company, secured full membership in LEEA, the world’s leading representative body for all those involved […]

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Modular Spreader Beam Configurations

Modular Spreader Beams at LGH

Modulift are the leading global spreader beam designer and manufacturer in the market. We’ve partnered with them for many years at LGH and we wouldn’t consider using anybody else’s spreader beams. Using Modular Spreader Beams enables you to be more flexible over a number of lifts without needing to hire a new Spreader Beam every […]

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