Dismantling Liebherr 81.1k

Dismantling of one of our largest Self Erecting Tower Cranes, a Liebherr 81.1k


Lowering and Dismantling of one of our largest Self Erecting Tower Cranes, the Liebherr 81.1k, by our team of engineers and the manufacturer in Bristol. The crane is powered electrically …

Leibherr 81.1k ballast

Impressed with the Liebherr 81.1k Self Erecting Tower Crane


The crane sales manager at Sparrow Crane Hire is impressed with the Liebherr 81.1k Self Erecting Tower Crane. A 48m jib length – Load Plus allows 1350kgs at 48m radius …

Grove GMK5250L 70m boom Manchester

Our Grove GMK5250L in Stretford, Manchester


Our Grove GMK5250L lifting redundant telecoms equipment off the roof of a tower block in Stretford, Manchester. Sparrow Crane Hire’s Grove GMK5250L with 70te ballast, 70m main boom plus 37.3m …

crane lifting River Gannel Newquay

Crane lifting with picturesque views over the River Gannel in Newquay


On a stunning day and in such a picturesque location, its hard not to be inspired by the views at some of the crane lifting tasks we get called upon …

steel erecting Shipston-on-Stour Warwickshire

Assisting in erecting a steel barn in Shipston-on-Stour


Assisting Dave Morris Steel Ltd in July erecting a new storage barn for G.W. Wilson & Sons, a farming enterprise specialising in arable production situated in Shipston-on-Stour Warwickshire. By early August …

crane lift Economizer

Our Grove GMK5250L lifting an Economizer at Portbury Dock destined for West Bromwich


Our Grove GMK5250L, equipped with a complete 80-ton ballast configuration, was in operation at Portbury Dock in Bristol. Its task involved hoisting an Economizer weighing 78 tons from a MAFFI …

Plymouth Argyle Rod Stewart Concert

Crane Lift of staging for Rod Stewart Concert Plymouth Argyle


Our mobile crane Terrex Demag AC40 2L below erecting staging for the Rod Stewart Concert at ‘Home Park’ Plymouth Argyle football stadium this summer in Plymouth. Photographs courtesy of Al …

Gok Wan Sparrow Cranes

Gok Wan at Camp Bestival 2023 a heartfelt performance


A highlight of the summer was a surprise appearance of Gok Wan at Camp Bestival 2023, held at Lulworth Castle in Dorset in July.  https://fb.watch/mV-rRSwggX/  He gave a heartfelt performance …

Spierings SK1265-AT6 eLift Birmingham

Our new Spierings SK1265-AT6 at work in Birmingham


Some lovely night-time photos were taken of our new Spierings SK1265-AT6 eLift working last week in central Birmingham. If you would like to hire this crane, please contact us here …

Spierings SK1265-AT6 eLift Basingstoke

Our new Spierings SK1265-AT6 eLift busy since it first arrived


Ever since its initial arrival, our new emission-free Spierings SK1265-AT6 eLift has been very busy. Here it’s actively operating in Basingstoke this week. If you would like to hire this …