Transport & HIAB Hire

HIAB or Crane Lorry Hire UK wide (24/7 – 365 Days a year).

Having recently expanded our fleet of Crane Lorries we can now offer a full range of Cranage and Transport Services – often at short notice.

Our Crane Lorries range from a 7.5t flatbed capable of lifting 500kg@8m / 1t@5m to an Artic HIAB with a capability of lifting 20t@5m / 2t@26m.

Whether it’s a Hot Tub that needs to be lifted into a back garden, or a 15t Generator that requires delivery to Site – we have the right Crane Lorry for you.

All our operators are fully experienced and carry all relevant ALLMI/CPCS accreditation.
Our secure fully alarmed and monitored warehouse is available to store your item(s) prior to delivery if required.

For expert advice and a competitive quote – Please call Mark on 01474 354 500

All vehicles FORS Silver Accredited.



We at MRI run a top spec fleet of Vehicles fitted with HIAB’S ranging from 6t/m to 150t/m.

  • Our 6t/m is capable of lifting from 1500kg at 3.5m to 730kg at 6.5m.
  • Our 66t/m is capable of lifting from 13,000kg at 4.3m to 2560kg at 18.55m.
  • Our 71t/m is capable of lifting from 13,300kg at 4.45m to 220kg at 35.5m.
  • Our 150t/m is capable of lifting from 22,000kg at 4.75m to 2,150kg at 26.8m.

All of our HIAB Vehicles are fitting with full required safety equipment to meet current legislations.


General/Heavy Haulage

We at MRI run a newly built fleet of specialist vehicles including rigid and articulated vehicles as follows:

  • We have a 7.5t vehicle which has a pay load of 2.5t with a bed size of 5m x 2.5m.
  • We have 32t vehicles which have payloads of 10t with bed sizes of 7m x 2.5m, these vehicles also can run with a drawbar trailor taking the GVW to 44t.
  • We have an articulated combination which can go up to 150t GVW on STGO CAT3, or these can be used as 44t GVW vehicles for general loads.
  • We have a 13m semi low loader trailor which has a payload of up to 40t (heavy haulage) and a 10m (which is extendable to 13m) flatbed trailor which has a payload of up to 26t (general haulage).

All of our vehicles are fitted with full arrest system and access equipment, we are ALLMI and FORS Silver Accredited.


Our services include the following:

  • General Haulage
  • Heavy Haulage
  • Abnormal Load movements, including escort vehicle if required (up to STGO Cat 3)
  • Hiab Hire
  • Traction Work
  • Transportation of constructional plant

What people have to say…

Whitelands House, Cheltenham Terrace

Sorry this is a bit late but just a note again of thanks for a job well done at Whitelands House. I’m told your guys left the place swept, clean and tidy and everything was taken away.

Whitelands House, Cheltenham Terrace

Stamford Brook

Can I just say a big thank you for the work carried out at Stamford Brook. The guys were great and did the work without any fuss or problems and left the place in pristine condition and both your work it making it happen was very professional and efficient. Thanks again, we’ll definitely use you again when required.

Stamford Brook

Equinix Chiller Replacement

We would like to thank you for the excellent services you have provided to date at our
Equinix LD4 project.
We have been very impressed with your team’s attitude, professionalism & efficiency.
The project plant movement and craneage operations have been planned and performed to the
highest quality.
We look forward to a long and prosperous working relationship between our two companies.

T McNulty, Project manager Barclays Data Centre Equinix

Lifting of Pit Lids at Gyron

Yes, all pit lids required were lifted and frames cleaned and greased. We’ve taken information from the pits for future work. Many thanks to you and the guys today. Please pass on my thanks and apologies they had to assemble to A frame as needed. Without doubt, you are on the books now and will definitely be in touch should the need arise.

Lifting of Pit Lids at Gyron

Premier Inn, Hendon

Thank you for a job well done, again, today at Premier Inn Hendon. Professional and efficient as ever.

Premier Inn, Hendon

Mark and Mike

Well done and can you give the boys a big hug, the builder was more than impressed.

Mark and Mike
Bancroft Ltd

Removal of water tanks at Gyron

The works were completed today and the client was happy with how the area was left. I was very impressed by your operatives attitude and professionalism in how they carried out this work, if you could pass on my gratitude for a job well done it would be appreciated. I look forward to using your services in the near future.

Removal of water tanks at Gyron

Whitelands House, Cheltenham Terrace

Just a note, and I might add a deserved one, of thanks for the work your lads did yesterday at Whitelands House, Chelsea. Efficient and professional are just a couple of words to describe the way the work was done. You can be rightly proud of the way your people represented your company.

Whitelands House, Cheltenham Terrace


Just to let you know that the crane works have been completed here in London, 85 Gresham street. All went as planned, there were no incidents or issues. I just like to say well done to Dave B, Dave G, Andy T, and Darren who helped plan and ensure all works where carried out safely. I would also like to say how well MRI preformed. I would recommend them any day. They were professional , always mindful of noise restrictions, and very respectful of the neighbours.

Willmott Dixon Interiors

Northolt Data Centre, Phase 2 Chiller Crane Lift

Many thanks to you and your team for the forward planning and hard work on the day that ensured today’s plant movement operation was completed in a professional and safe manner. Yet another challenging plant movement operation made to look all too easy by MRI..!

Northolt Data Centre, Phase 2 Chiller Crane Lift