LGH – the experts for Lifting Gear Hire

Your experts for Lifting Gear Hire

Hiring equipment is one of the tools essential to running a modern business. For more than 40 years, LGH (Lifting Gear Hire) has been bringing this advantage to business across the globe. We do this one thing – and we do it exceedingly well.

With more than 100,000 items of lifting and handling gear, we specialise in the provision of hire equipment – at a fraction of the cost of ownership. Our expertise, experience and state of the art facilities enable us to provide bespoke solutions that meet even the most individual and complex lifting project requirements.

Originally founded in Great Britain by Bill Parkinson, LGH is now the world's leading specialist lifting equipment rental provider, offering equipment and service solutions for every kind of lifting, shifting and transportation task.

With some 50 divisions in Germany, Holland and the USA, and its sister company Rotrex Winches in Great Britain, LGH now boasts over 240 employees and offers a comprehensive range of service solutions and hoisting, pulling, jacking and rigging equipment to meet virtually every conceivable lifting or moving need.

We have successfully enabled a broad range of projects, including heavy-duty lifting in a steel works in Bilbao, the lifting of the stricken Russian submarine Kursk and the installation of scaffolding on buildings in Hong Kong.

For rental of lifting and handling gear in Scandinavia, LGH partners with Inomec based in Sweden.