14 Paradyne Place,
Wigram, Christchurch 8042

0800 440 558 – Toll Free

Crane Hire in Christchurch

Preston Hire is a provider of crane hire services in Christchurch and its surrounds. Our SuperCrane™ fleet is one of Christchurch’s most diverse range of cranes.

Our cranes are modern, well-maintained, and suitable for usage on worksites large or small. In addition to offering cranes for hire, we also offer professional and dedicated support to ensure smooth running on your work site. We offer hydraulic crawler cranes, as well as mini-cranes such as spider cranes. We are continually increasing our crane fleet size and well and range offering to provide you with the best possible solutions for your crane hire.

With over 40 years in the construction business, you can be sure that Preston Hire has the experience and knowledge to provide you with the best hire service in the Christchurch area.

If you are looking for competitively priced hydraulic crane hire, crawler crane hire or spider crane hire in Christchurch , then Preston Hire has got you covered. To organise your crane hire send us an email or call us toll free on 0800 440 558.

Crane Hire

Modern, well-maintained and suited to numerous uses on work sites large and small, Preston Hire’s SuperCrane™ fleet is comprised of a range of models and capacities to suit your unique needs, whatever the task.

While initially focused on, and renowned for, the provision of mini crawler cranes our fleet of state-of-the-art, minimal impact and maximum load capacity Maeda mini cranes is the Southern Hemispheres largest), our crane fleet is growing constantly, not only in number but also in crane size and capacity, to ensure Preston Hire is always equipped with mini cranes and larger cranes to meet your specific needs.

As hire equipment and materials handling experts who have been servicing the construction industry for over 40 years, Preston Hire has an excellent understanding of crane requirements in construction, ensuring we are always at the forefront with cutting-edge technology, backed by skilled support and exceptional customer service. Preston Hire meets the needs of leading building and construction companies across New Zealand.

Loading Plaform Hire

If you are looking for simple handling of materials when dealing with multi-storey construction, then this revolutionary solution could be for you. Preston Hire’s SuperDeck innovation provides a ‘drawer-like’ loading platform system. The innovation is responsible for an increased level of safety and decreased crane operation time for our customers across New Zealand and the world.

Propping Hire

Our heavy-duty vertical and horizontal SuperPropping™ system incorporates the very latest in safety and design. Quick, easy and reliable, the system is a must-have on any construction site. With your project requirements demanding that you deliver in terms of budget, time efficiency and safety, we know you demand the best from Preston Hire and we provide it with SuperPropping™ – a system which works perfectly in conjunction with the Preston Hire SuperDeck™ loading platform system, our SuperCrane™ crane fleet and other back propping requirements.

Why Preston Hire NZ?

We aim to provide customers in Christchurch with the highest quality in construction equipment hire. We pride ourselves on offering products and services that are innovative, cost-efficient, and of course safe and reliable. You’ll always find the leading models and brands in our hire fleet. Furthermore, at Preston Hire we take immense pride in our history, people and our industry reputation for trusted and reliable customer assistance.

In our endeavour to only offer our customers the best crane hire services in Christchurch, you can be assured of the following:

  • Our range means we’ll be able to provide you with crane hire no matter what your challenge
  • Preston Hire cranes will always be of the most exceptional, well maintained equipment from the world’s leading brands
  • We’ll always provide you with organised, attentive, and prompt customer service – ensuring there are no last-minute disruptions to your worksite
  • The experience and expertise of our team means that you can be confident that we’ll always be giving you the most efficient and cost-effective options
  • We’re solutions-oriented, so we will always give you a project-specific response that is focused on your business

You can read our Quality policy here. To organise your crane hire in Christchurch, fill the enquiry form below or call us toll free on 0800 440 558.

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