We are a small crane hire & contract lifting company based in the south of England, near Portsmouth reaching out all over the southeast.Guaranteed to beat any proven quote from any other company.

02392 987882

Draper (Uk) Crane Hire Ltd Contract Lifting

Due to coming from a military backgrounds we always complete our mission no matter what obstacles may arise. We may be small in stature but we have the determination to get the job done. ​We concentrate on your job only not the next 2 or 3

​​Draper Uk Crane Hire Ltd ensure that all safe codes of conduct & practices are complied  with. Once we are awarded the project our Specialist Team asses the project requirements offering a full contract lifting service. Our Team provides our client with a complete professional service managing the whole lifting process from initial concept to the Last pair of boots on the ground.
All Contract Lifting complies with BS7121 Safe Use of Cranes part 1 General 1989 and the Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations L,O,L,E,R. These regulations are statutory requirements of all personnel involved in Crane lifting.
All contract Lifts are pre planned to meet our client’s specific requirements. We provide method statements and risk assessments, equipment, CPCS trained personnel & much more.

why use us


Flexabilty - we are the only company to offer a 2 hour contract lift service.
We never just lift and leave, we offer a complete service from start to finish.
Any size crane for any size job!
Fully Insured for all that we do.
Professional & courteous attitude
Fully qualified to high CPCS standards
A clean unblemished safety record

Offering safe & professional lifting solutions at exceedingly good rates. Unlike other Crane Hire companies, we offer 2,4,6,8 or 10hr contract lifts starting from as little as £460.


''Be Safe, Be The Best''

A bit more about us

cost effective

Unlike other crane companies, we offer a complete construction/Haulage package taking on all your lifting requirements.

Our fully trained staff have over 40 years experience working with cranes. Appointed people, Lift supervisors, Slinger signallers and Operators. From concrete work, to lifting boats, spas, steel erecting, timber frame buildings, machine handling, porta cabin installation & removal and much more .

All our staff are trained to the highest CPCS Qualifications, ensuring safety above all else. Our safety motto is "Be safe, Be The Best".

Nearly all our staff come from military back grounds our managing director served with "The 2nd Battalion The Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment" ex Queens & Royal Hampshire Regiments for over ten years. Other members are from the Army, Royal Navy & Royal Airforce ensuring profesionalism in everything we do.

We are always on the look out for serving & non-serving men & women to join our team to provide an unbeatable service.

We offer 2,4,6,8 or 10hr contract lifts to suit all needs you may have, be it from 1-2 lifts on a basic hire, right through to complex lifting for several hours/days. We will have the right price for you, we are the "one stop crane shop". If we cant lift it no one can.