Posted By Megan On 20 July 2017
Lea is our newest recruit here at our Head office in Ossett, Lea has now been offered her Engineering Apprenticeship which has all stemmed from her Grandad being the workshop foreman here at our Ossett depot.
Today I had a chat with Lea to find out what moved her towards a career in engineering.
What made you Choose engineering & when did you realise you wanted to be an Engineer?
I’ve always been surrounded by engineering, from a youngRead More
Posted By paul On 27 January 2017
We would like to congratulate Sam Lockett, who has moved from our hire office to become our Parts Manager.
Sam has now got the task of reorganizing our stores department. Yesterday a whole mezzanine floor level was added. We are also importing some more racking which will then provide us with a full store of service parts for each line in our hire fleet.
Sam will be computerising it so that we do not have to rely on manufacturers for replacementRead More
Posted By hannah On 22 November 2016
Lifterz has further expanded its fleet of MEC 6092 scissor lifts, and invested in more Hinowa tracked booms.
Lifterz has one of the largest independently-owned fleets of tracked booms in the UK. It has operated a Specialist Products Depot since 2014, providing nationwide hire of crawler-mounted booms; and built on this success by acquiring Spider Rentals in August.
The latest fleet expansion includes the new 15m Hinowa Lightlift 15.70 and the popular 17mRead More
Posted By hannah On 27 September 2016
We would like to say a huge congratulations to Tom, one of our Painters, and his fiancé on the birth of their first baby! Lily is a beautiful little girl, and was born on 2nd September weighing 5lb 15oz. She now weighs just over 7lb and is doing very well! We wish them all the best.Read More
Posted By hannah On 01 September 2016
We’re pleased to announce we have just acquired Spider Rentals, a small specialist access rental company. Spider Rentals was established in mid 2011 by ex Loxam Access regional manager Liam Stericker, serving a range of markets from home owners to industrial and institutional and housing customers throughout the North West. They ran their own fleet of Platform Basket spider lifts, topped by a 22 metre 22:10, and cross hires from other suppliers.
We’re thrilled to say thatRead More
Posted By hannah On 17 June 2016
Two Lifterz apprentices won regional awards at “Stars of the Future” Awards held at the Vertikal Days exhibition at Haydock Park. Elliott Waite (left) won the ‘year three’ regional award and Angus Strowbridge (right) won the ‘year two’ award.
Austin Byrne, Lifterz’ Service Manager proudly watched his two apprentices accept their award from guest speaker Nic Hamilton, the brother of Lewis Hamilton, three times world F1 champion.Read More
Posted By hannah On 15 January 2016
Here’s our Managing Director Ben picking up our UK National Champion Award at the Stock Exchange Tower in London earlier this week. As of this week we are now competing for the title of ‘National Public Champion’ in this year’s European Business Awards, as the public vote opens for the first time.
We’ve already been named as one of the National Champions in the independently judged part of the competition has posted a video of its company online atRead More
Posted By hannah On 12 January 2016
Public voting is now open for the next stage of the European Business Awards! Check out our entry video here if you fancy and then head over to http://www.businessawardseurope.com/…/…/united-kingdom/16664 and vote for us. We’re very proud to have got this far, so don’t forget to spread the word and tell your friends and family about us too!Read More
Posted By hannah On 08 January 2016
Busy day! Here’s one of our Leo 36T’s being lifted by a tower crane onto a multi-storey building in Central Manchester for engineering works (ft. our brand new delivery vehicle!)Read More
Posted By hannah On 06 January 2016
Another job well done by the Lifterz Spider Lift depot! Here’s one of our Leo 36T tracked spider lifts being used to carry out gutter clearing and inspection services at the Ramada Hotel in Wakefield.
The machine was selected following a site survey, and had to be set up only 4 times to complete the one day survey and clean to the front and rear elevations of the hotel. “It was very productive and efficient in terms of what was done in the one day”, in the feedbackRead More