Current News

  • 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...
  • Sep20

    Lending Help to Helping Hands

    Hurricane Harvey devastated the Gulf Coast on its way inland to Houston on August 25th, leaving a wake of destruction and flooding behind it. Analysts have listed this as the...
  • Sep07

    Perfect Partnership in Aerial Construction

    Perfect Partnerships in Aerial Construction Lead to Performance at the Canadian International Air Show (CIAS) Four Seasons Aviation Ltd., Sprint Mechanical Inc., and Lifting Gear...
  • Aug25

    LGH Equipment Rental Centers Closed on Labor Day

    All Lifting Gear Hire (LGH) Rental Centers will be CLOSED on September 4, 2017.    LGH wishes you a safe and happy Labor Day!