About Us

“Reaching New Heights” we continuously aim to be at the top of what we do!

My Journey

Hi I’m Nathan, the Owner and Crane Operator of ACTA Crane Hire. I have over 20 years’ experience of Crane Operating and started working in the industry as an apprentice when I was 16 years old.

I worked for two experienced and knowledgeable brothers who owned their own transport and crane company. They taught me many skills within various roles, one being how to operate and manage a crane. They supported me through a young driver scheme course where I successfully obtained my HGV license, and over the years I have continued on to complete further training and examinations. I have gained a wide range of experience and expertise, and hold qualifications as a;

Crane Operator

Slinger Signaller

Crane Supervisor

Appointed Person

Transport Manager

After years of employment with crane and transport companies, I made the decision to start my own business and purchased my first lorry with a large crane.

This is today known as ACTA Crane Hire.

ACTA Crane Hire Nathan

Why Choose ACTA Crane Hire?

During my time in the industry I have gained an abundance of knowledge, experience and understanding of lifting, installing and transporting many different loads. The comprehensive list below demonstrates the various objects I have worked with over the years;

  • Steel beams, steel frames, balconies and stairs
  • Roof trusses, chimneys, timber
  • Building materials
  • Block and beam (brick grab can be provided for ease of moving blocks on site)
  • Boat engines, moulds and parts required for the building processes
  • Glass windows, panels, frames, bi-fold doors & roof lanterns
  • Engineering machinery, printing presses, CNC machines, injection moulding and equipment.
  • Containers, cabins and beach huts
  • Hot tubs and Spas
  • Sculptures and statues
  • Christmas trees
  • Air conditioning units
  • Refrigeration units
  • Dog pod units

I am extremely passionate about ACTA Crane Hire and the services we provide, and I am always happy to have a chat or visit you to discuss your lifting or transportation needs. Our services cover a wide range of areas, including Hampshire and Portsmouth. You can find out more about our crane hire Hampshire page and our crane hire Portsmouth page.

Additionally, we offer HIAB hire in Hampshire for those in need of lifting for smaller loads. For greater reach and flexibility you can learn more about long reach crane hire in Southampton page, And if you’re looking for HIAB hire in Portsmouth, Acta Crane Hire is the company to call. So please don’t hesitate to contact me today for more details.

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At ACTA Crane Hire we pride ourselves on our reputation, always providing a superior service and experience to all of our customers. We offer fair and honest prices and work with our clients to ensure that we deliver an exceptional service.

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If you would like more information about how we can cater to your crane hire and transportation needs, please call us today.