Crane Hire Plymouth


Providing international Crane Solutions Since 1949


Sparrow Crane Hire Plymouth

Yacht Haven Quay,
Breakwater Rd,

Tel: 01752 268239

Crane Hire in Plymouth

We are one of the leading suppliers of Crane Hire solutions to the city of Plymouth and the surrounding area of Devon. Whether you need Mobile Crane Hire, Tower Crane Hire, Mini Crane Hire or any other Cranes from our fleet, Sparrow Crane Hire is able to go above and beyond to provide every aspect of Cranes to suit your needs. We can provide the crane, accessories, drivers, paperwork and the peace of mind. Other crane types available include self erecting tower crane, city tower cranes, Mini Crawler Crane, Mini Tracked Crane and Spider Crane. Contact us for crane hire cost.

We are able to assist you 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, rain or shine. Whatever the problem, we have a solution. We’ve helped our customers in tights spots, over rough terrain, and with difficult deadlines.

Sparrow Crane Hire is accredited to all the required safety standards and we provide our own training programmes at our CPCS Test Centre and CSkills Awards Centre.

Read about a Mini Crawler Crane CX-3T on a  Riverbank in Devon on piling duties along narrow canal banks with site accessed under low bridges.

Sparrow Crane Hire proud to assist the Big Build team (DIY SOS) in Torquay, Nr Exeter, Devon.

See news item Sparrow contributed to a huge engineering exercise on the A38 trunk road at Marsh Mills, Plymouth

Why Plymouth

Plymouth is of historical importance to the South West with its long history of Import and Export through its famous port dating back to the 1600’s. Plymouth in terms of population size is the second biggest city in the South West and is seen as the heart of Devon and Cornwall, that’s why we’re proud to have our second biggest depot in Plymouth.

We’ve provided Crane Hire to leading brands in Plymouth and are recognisable in the area as long-standing members of the Plymouth community. If you need Crane Hire in Plymouth we will provide the professionalism and peace of mind that a long-established business can provide. Trust 70 years experience.

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  • Full Health and Safety procedures regularly monitored
  • Accreditations for :-
  • SMAS (a worksafe contractor)
  • Constructiononline (a UK Government Certification Service)
  • RISQS (Verified)
  • UVDB (Qualified)
  • Safe Contractor (Approved)
  • CPA collective mark
  • aba (Workplace Transport)
  • CPCS (Competence Scheme)
  • Accredited for NPORS training both at our test centres and at your site. This is not only for lifting operations but also lots of other categories of heavy plant.


  • Considerable experience and know-how in mechanical handling equipment, specialist erection, dismantling and heavy lifting & moving.
  • With an established CPCS Test Centre and CSkills Awards Centre (for NVQs) started in the 70’s you can feel confident you are in safe hands.
  • We can guide your operators through the CPCS card scheme
  • We have our own qualified and experienced operators should you require them.
  • You can rely on us :-
  • We can provide unique lifting solutions, above or below ground… even afloat.
  • We have a large fleet of vehicles that suit all types of terrain
  • Onsite training to CPCS & NPORS standard

Case Study

The Liebherr LTM1040 was assigned to a Contract Lift for a major material handling manufacturer erecting a forklift inside a warehouse, the forklift was used for multiple publishers to store and distribute their books. The Liebherr LTM1040 comes equipped with 35m main boom with 10.5m fly jib extension.

Liebherr LTM1040
Liebherr LTM1040

Liebherr LTM1040
Liebherr LTM1040

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