Five Times You May Need Crane Contractors

There are many business types and sectors that can benefit from the advantages that a crane can offer. Rather than buying a crane straight out, most companies hire a crane contract or to do a particular task. Cranes are highly adaptable and can be used for all manner of purposes; here are five times that…

Making the Most of Your Hot Tub in Summer

The warm weather is finally here, and people across the UK are breaking out their shorts and barbecues as the temperatures heat up. If you’re lucky enough to own a hot tub in your garden or summer house, you may be thinking that the warmer temperatures mean it won’t – or shouldn’t – get much…

Everything you Need to Know About Crane Shots

The film and television industry is full of clever camera tricks and techniques that create mind-blowing scenes for viewers to enjoy at home. Although CGI is employed in many big blockbuster films, a lot of shots are still captured using the same camera techniques which have been around for years. Crane shots are very prevalent…

Health and Safety Concerns When Working With Cranes

At Armquest, we are great advocators when it comes to using cranes in construction. In many cases, there’s no way to complete a project without them. However, we also recognise that there are some health and safety issues when working closely with such powerful machinery. Here we list just a few concerns when working with…

The Benefits of Using Mobile Cranes

If you require the use of a crane for your construction project but aren’t sure which type you need, you should know that there are many benefits of choosing a mobile crane. Some larger types of cranes will need to be installed in one fixed place, and this is not always the best option if…

Questions to Ask a Crane Hire Service

Whether you’re organising a festival or moving your hot tub into your new home, it’s likely you’ll need a crane hire service to assist you with the heavy lifting. These machines are specially designed to lift, hold and lower heavy equipment and they render themselves useful in a broad range of industries. That being said,…

Interesting Uses for Crane Hire Around the World

If you live in a big city, you might not even realise that your skyline is littered with countless cranes helping the construction of the latest buildings and skyscrapers. These enormous yet elegant pieces of technology are nonetheless modern wonders that allow us to create architecture quickly, efficiently and at a scale formerly undreamt of.…