2017

  • 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 Rentals@RentLGH.com.
  • 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!
  • Jun30

    LGH Holiday Hours for 4th of July

    Rental Center Holiday Hours of Operation: July 3, 2017: Chicago: 7:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | All Others: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. July 4, 2017: All Others: CLOSED | Toronto:...
  • Jun22

    Case Study: Bayonne Bridge Approaches Project

    GCCOM Construction Company Inc. was charged with the task of dismantling the Bayonne Bridge Approaches with the help of rental equipment specialists, Lifting Gear Hire.   The...
  • Jun09

    Lifting Gear Hire Sponsors Department of Defense 2017 ‘Warrior Games’

    In 2016, Doctors told former Navy petty officer, Ryan Shannon, he would never run again after suffering a brain injury, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, partial paralysis of his...
  • Jun02

    Lifting Gear Hire Opened First Rental Center in Canada

    Earlier this year, it was announced that Lifting Gear Hire would resume operations in the United Kingdom once again. Now, LGH has opened a new Rental Center in Ontario, Canada, as...
  • May10

    LGH’s Lift & Move Event Proves A Triumphant Success

    Previously a gold sponsor of the last five events, Lifting Gear Hire (LGH) hosted its first ever Lift & Move USA program on May 3, 2017 and received rave reviews from...
  • Apr25

    Lifting Gear Hire to Host a Lift & Move Career Fair in May 2017

    On May 3rd, 2017, Lifting Gear Hire’s 100,000 square foot warehouse and facility in Bridgeview, IL will play host to the triannual crane, specialized transportation, and rigging...
  • Mar09

    Corporate Trainer, Pat Clark, Takes Advanced ITI Course To Promote Continued Education

    Even the most highly skilled trainers in the industry benefit from continued education. Crane & Rigging Hotline’s Top Corporate Trainer of 2015 and Lifting Gear Hire’s...