Current News

  • Apr22

    LGH Continues Support for Transplant Village in 2019

    Lifting Gear Hire has been partnered with Transplant Village as our corporate charity in an effort to help raise funding and awareness for transplant patients at Northwestern...
  • Feb01

    LGH North America Partners with Rotrex USA

    Lifting Gear Hire North America has partnered with Rotrex USA. Rotrex USA is based in Houston, TX and is now part of the LGH family of companies in North America.  Rotrex has...
  • Jan28

    ITI Chicago Training 2019

    Building on the success seen in previous years, Lifting Gear Hire (LGH) continues their partnership in hosting Industrial Training International (ITI) courses at the National...
  • Nov09

    Upcoming Holiday Schedule

    The holiday season is quickly approaching and I’m sure each of us is busy making plans and finalizing our holiday vacations, so we wanted to make sure everyone is aware of the...
  • Oct30

    Women Build Nations Recap

    Lifting Gear Hire was a proud sponsor of the Women Build Nations Conference in Seattle earlier this month. We hosted the hoisting challenge in our booth space with the fastest...
  • Jun13

    Case Study: Sound Partnership Nets 2+U Office Tower a Solid Foundation Project

    Case Study – Sound Partnership Nets 2+U Office Tower a Solid Foundation ProjectThe ProjectOmega Morgan Crane Service Inc and Apex Steel Inc were tasked with...
  • Jun04

    LGH Opens New Training Center in Bridgeview Rental Center

    Lifting Gear Hire (LGH) just completed its new training center in the North American Corporate Rental Center in Bridgeview, IL. This training center will allow LGH to further...
  • Apr27

    Lifting Gear Hire Recognized For Industry Support And Dedication

    Lifting Gear Hire received a Longevity Award from the Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association at its Annual Conference in Boca Raton, Fl., April 21, 2018. SC&RA is an...
  • Jan22

    LGH Opens New Rental Center

    Lifting Gear Hire (LGH) has opened a rental center in the San Francisco area. This new rental center is over 15,000 square feet and is now home to over $1 million in rental...
  • Nov15

    2017-2018 LGH Holiday Schedule

    If you have further questions about the LGH holiday schedule, please call (800) 878-7305, or email us at
  • Sep25

    LGH Acquires JDN’s UK Hire (Rental) Division

    Lifting Gear Hire (LGH) has acquired the Aberdeen-based hire division of JD Neuhaus (JDN) Ltd., a manufacturer of hoists and crane systems for extreme environments. JDN,...
  • Sep20

    Compression Load Cells Monitor Weight of Stories Above

    Eight 150-ton capacity Straightpoint compression load cells, were integral to the transformation project at Washington University’s Olin Library in St. Louis.   The project...