Vacuum and Crane Ltd

  • Unit 7
  • Wilden Industrial Estate
  • Stourport on Severn
  • Hereford and Worcester
  • United Kingdom
  • DY13 9JY (map)

  • Tel: 01299 824333
  • Fax: 01299 382200
  • Website:

Vacuum Lifter Hire

Vacuum and Crane Ltd is a leading supplier and offer hire of vacuum lifters, mini cranes and lifting equipment. We have an extensive range of glass vacuum lifters, cladding vacuum lifters, mini spider cranes and lifting accessories

Vacuum Lifting Equipment Hire

Vacuum Lifting Equipment Hire

Vacuum and Crane Ltd's range of products is diverse and covers the majority of construction site vacuum lifting needs. We supply and hire equipment to lift materials from 150KG to 5000KG and beyond, from a variety of leading manufacturers, so whatever your requirement, we are confident we can provide you with the right system.

Vacuum Lifting Equipment Hire

Cladding Lifter Hire

For the lifting and installation of composite sandwich panels, we have a range of both hook and fork mountable vacuum lifters.

Applications for using cladding lifters:

  • Roof panels
  • Horizontal wall panels
  • Vertical wall panels
  • Ceiling panels
  • Fork truck mounted vacuum lifters
  • Hook mounted vacuum lifters

Glass Lifter Hire

Glass Lifter Hire

We are pleased to have been appointed as the sole UK Distributor for Righetti Vacuum Glass Lifters.
This is an exceptional brand of vacuum lifting equipment and offers ease of use with high levels of safety. Dual circuit as standard with a high safety factor in design.

These vacuum lifters are available to hire or buy.

Applications for using glass lifters:

  • Wall
  • Roof - Pitched with table top option
  • Shopfronts
  • Curtain walling
  • Fork truck mounted vacuum lifters
  • Hook mounted vacuum lifters

Lifting Beam Hire

We have various lifting and spreader beams available to hire or buy.

We have beams which can be used for un-loading stacks of sandwich panels and are extendable for the length to be lifted.

Lifting Accessory Hire

We can supply the following products:

  • Air bag fall arrest systems - For lorry trailers with a CSCS operator if required
  • Lifting gear - Chains, Webbing slings, schackles, lifting beams
  • Vacuum Lifter spare parts - Pads, sealing rings, batteries, pumps, valves and more
  • Glass trolley A frames

Compact Crane Hire

Compact Crane Hire

We can supply and hire compact mini cranes for use on those narrow access jobs where you can’t fit a mobile crane.  These technically advanced cranes have a multitude of uses and are a real benefit to users. 

We can offer the following :

  • Compact Crane Hire only
  • Compact Crane Hire with an operator ( CPCS Category cardholder)
  • Full Contract Lift Service ( we will plan and execute your complete lifting operation for you, using our CPCS Appointed Persons, Crane Lift Supervisors and Slingers.) 

Use inconjunction with a vacuum lifter for glazing, curtain walling and cladding. 

Full no obligation survey service available – We will visit your site to offer our advice.

Mini Crane Hire

We have a great range of compact cranes for hire, available for lifting materials and equipment. When you have minimal room to use a traditional crane, mini cranes are the answer. Used in conjunction with vacuum lifting equipment, they are offer safe and speedy methods of installation.

Industrial Vacuum Lifter Hire

We offer industrial vacuum lifter hire for manufacturing & assembly lines, we are able to hire vacuum lifters for lifting components and materials. We can lift glass, metal, ceramics, plastics and many other materials.

Support resources

Call Applegate +44 (0)345 600 7177