THE CARTER GROUP
CRANE HIRE | HAULAGE
TRAINING | CONSTRUCTION
In accordance with guidance issued by the UK government
on 4th January 2021, we are open for business.
All recommended PPE measures are in place to protect our staff and customers.
The Carter Group offers mobile crane hire near Exeter in Devon plus Dorset, Somerset and Cornwall, although we often travel further for longer contracts.
We offer different crane hire and accessory packages to suit your needs and are happy to assess the site in advance. We pride ourselves on providing a professional service and always do our best to fit in with your schedule. From lifting garden sheds and hot tubs to caravan lifting, boat lifting and building infrastructure, no job is too big or small, so please contact us for a quote.
Contract lift hire includes:
Mobile crane hire
Standard lift hire includes:
Mobile crane hire
Our aim is to provide a reliable, efficient and economical service, using our highly experienced heavy lifting team and technology, for a service tailored to customer requirements. With our construction, transport and training departments, we are able to offer our customers a wide ranging service:
Based on CPA Terms and Conditions for standard crane hire and full contract lifts
Public and Products liability insurance
“On hook” insurance if required
Insurance cover for third party damage to our cranes
Contract lift hire – involving risk assessments, method statements, lift plans, labour and insurance that reduces stress to the client and conform with PUWER, LOLER and BS7121 ACoPs that encompass lifting regulations
Slinger / signallers
Crane / lifting supervisors
Vehicle marshals / banksmen
All CPCS and NPORS qualified
The origins of the Carter Group can be traced back to 1912, when H Carter & Sons was established in Budleigh Salterton in the south west of England. More recently the Carter Group was formed and, to this day, it remains a family business operating mainly in Devon, Dorset, Somerset and Cornwall.
Carter Haulage and Crane Hire has been in the industry for over 40 years and is a member of the Construction Plant-hire Association (CPA).
We also conform to the requirements of the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) and British Standards Institute (BSI – the national standards body for the UK).
Our aim is to provide a reliable, efficient and economical service, using our highly experienced heavy lifting team and specialist equipment for a service tailored to your requirements. With our training and construction divisions, we pride ourselves on being able to offer our customers a wide ranging, professional service. The firm carries public liability insurance of £5m and has employers’ liability insurance of £10m.
For more information on how the Carter Group can help you, please contact us.
CARTER'S LIFT & SHIFT
Carter’s haulage fleet works in conjunction with our plant hire department in Devon, Cornwall and Somerset. We have access to large tractor units with specialist trailers to carry heavy plant and crane ballasts using tri-axle trailers with electronically operated ramps.
For smaller haulage jobs we can offer a specialist small heavy goods truck ideal for small building works and for unloading bigger vehicles where site access is difficult. This is often a more economic option for smaller items or where the lift is relatively low.
Rear-mounted knuckle boom lorry loader/crane
8.5m high operating envelope and 6m over-the-side radius
Carries up to 3.25 tonne with deck space of 9m2
Optional trailer with 3.5 tonne capacity and maximum load mass of 10.5 tonnes
Variety of specialist lifting gear
Part-day hire – 4 or 8 hourly
CPA Standard or Contract Lifting terms and conditions available
To discuss your haulage requirements contact us now.
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RHINO SE6 6ft rotary topper.
Good working order.
Bonser front pour concrete skip
500-litre capacity, spares or repair
For any inquiries or questions, please call:
01395 446 446 or fill out the following form
Hill Top Yard, East Budleigh,
Devon, EX9 7DT
Tel: 01395 446 446
We are hiring:
Mobile Crane Operators HGV Class C
LGV Class 1 driver/multi-skilled operative
If either of these positions is of interest, please send a covering letter together with your C.V. to:
Contact us on: 01395 446 446 or email: