The Importance Of Wearing The Correct PPE (Even In Summer)

2019-07-02T16:03:54+00:00 May 31st, 2019|Blog|

Some jobs are obviously more dangerous than others. For example, there are more risks associated with the role of an industrial electrician when compared to a retail sales clerk. Why is it important to wear PPE in the workplace? What benefits can these practices provide? Unfortunately, some individuals tend to shirk their responsibilities (particularly if

Giving Back To The Community

2019-07-02T16:06:18+00:00 December 20th, 2018|Blog|

Giving Back To The Community Our laptops have gone back to school! As a crane hire company, we could be described as having our heads in the clouds (quite literally!). However, we also understand the importance of staying grounded, despite our recent successes. A great way for us to do this is to help out

A Beginners Guide To Crane Hire!

2019-07-02T16:07:37+00:00 November 19th, 2018|Blog|

A Beginner's Guide to Crane Hire The versatility of a crane and the options available can often be surprising. They are used for a vast range of projects ranging from big to small. More often than not, they can be used for projects that you may not have necessarily considered them for. Perhaps you are

Festive Season at Emerson

2019-07-02T16:07:01+00:00 December 17th, 2017|Blog|

Festive Season at Emerson Santa was at Emerson House in December 2017! We were really pleased to welcome (Secret) Santa in our offices, as he delivered our Christmas gifts. All the gifts he brought helped to lift the Christmas spirit... Everyone were really happy with them, so Thank you Santa!  Aside from  receiving gifts,

Where Are Cranes Stored And How Are They Transported?

2019-07-02T16:08:16+00:00 February 28th, 2017|Blog|

Where Are Cranes Stored And How Are They Transported? It’s the ultimate construction mystery. The skylines of the world’s major cities are adorned with countless cranes; from compact mini-crawler cranes to hundred feet tall tower cranes. So when in June this year, three giant quay cranes (some as tall as the London eye) were shipped into DP

How To Get A Job As A Crane Operator

2019-07-02T16:08:30+00:00 January 28th, 2017|Blog|

How To Get A Job As A Crane Operator As the premier crane hire firm in South England, we have ample experience in hiring crane operators. Every year we see hundreds of applicants hoping to take their career to new heights, and most of them are great candidates. But in a crowded field, it

Christmas Jumper Day 2015

2019-07-02T16:08:46+00:00 November 1st, 2015|Blog|

Christmas Jumper Day 2015 This year Save the Children is teaming up with ITV’s Text Santa and two other fantastic charities – Macmillan Cancer Support and Make-A-Wish® UK – to be a part of Text Santa Christmas Jumper Day on Friday 18 December – http://www.textsanta.co.uk/.  Emerson Crane Hire is excited to announce that we will be

Five Iconic Buildings And The Cranes That Constructed Them

2019-07-02T16:09:02+00:00 September 3rd, 2015|Blog|

Five Iconic Buildings And The Cranes That Constructed Them The skylines of major cities are transforming. Improved technology is allowing architects to turn their designs into reality faster than ever before. Hi-tech skyscrapers and contemporary office blocks are emerging at unprecedented speed and so the need for cranes continues to grow. Building these huge

Emerson’s On BBC1’s The One Show

2019-07-02T16:09:55+00:00 August 25th, 2015|Blog, Business Updates|

Emerson's On BBC1's The One Show On Friday the 21st of August, Emerson’s 20t City Kobelco featured on an episode of BBC1’s The One Show. The crane was required for one of illusionist Darcy Oake – http://darcyoake.com/ most audacious stunts ever at the BBC.   The episode is currently available on BBC iPlayer on the following link: http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b062hq9q/the-one-show-21082015