Crane & Plant Hire Services

Crane hire near Exeter, in Devon, Somerset, Dorset and Cornwall

The Carter Group offers mobile crane hire near Exeter, in Devon, 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

  • Risk assessments

  • Method statements

  • Lift plans

  • Lift team

  • Insurance

  • Conforms to lifting regulations PUWER, LOLER and BS7121 ACoPs

Standard lift hire includes:

  • Mobile crane hire

  • Crane operator

View a selection of our cranes and accessories or contact us for more information

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

Skilled labour:

  • Slinger / signallers

  • Crane operators

  • Appointed persons

  • Crane / lifting supervisors

  • Riggers

  • Vehicle marshals / banksmen

  • All CPCS and NPORS qualified

Open for business


Carter Crane Hire and EB Construction Training are open for business after the Coronavirus lockdown. 

Social distancing and PPE measures are in place to ensure the safety of staff and customers. 

Contact us if you have any queries.

View a selection of our available cranes and accessories

View details of our Safe Fall equipment

View a selection of our cranes and accessories or contact us for information.

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