Marble Worktops Lift and Shift – Westminster – London

lifting services

Maxim Lifting Services – Nice Lift and Shift in the borough of Westminster today that required some muscle and brainpower. Using an MFC 750 floor crane stripped down to its components to access through the property, then set up on a timber platform to lower marble worktops and materials to basement levels. When you think […]

Royal Leamington Spa Hospital

lifting services

Maxim work with a large number of air conditioning companies to assist with the lifting and positioning of equipment. Here you can see one of the Maxim teams working at Royal Leamington Spa hospital, our client wanted to avoid crane lifting as the only way to access the installation would be over a live building. […]

Swim Spa Installation – Kensington London

plant installations

Here you can see the Maxim team installing a swim spa in Kensington London. Due to the access, the spa had to be rotated onto its side and travelled through the property, and moved back to horizontal once through. We utilised one of our UNIC 295 mini cranes as the side access was only 800mm […]

Mary Rose Cannon – Portsmouth Historic Docks

lifting services

Maxim were called in by The Mary Rose Trust at Portsmouth Historic Docks to relocate the cannon and other priceless artifacts from the famous and historic Mary Rose Ship. Maxim conducted numerous site meetings prior to the works commencing to ensure on the night of the move everything went without incident. For this project, we […]

Covent Garden – Glass Installations

glass installations

A very tricky project in Covent Garden London to move large glass units from the kerbside to the internal atrium area and install them. After exploring all options and with crane lifting over the building not possible, we had to think outside the box. For this project, we employed a bespoke suspended scaffold tied into […]

Transformer Installations – Central London

plant installations

Maxim were called in to assist on this high-profile project in central London providing Crane supervisors – Slinger Signallers and Lift and Shift Engineers. Utilising a 500 te Mobile crane on Luffer to offload and position 25te generators to basement levels we then jacked and skated the loads 30 m across many obstacles to the […]

Mace – Birmingham Primark Development

lifting services

Maxim were called in to provide Tower Crane Personnel services at the new Primark development in Birmingham. This comprised of day shift and night shift teams rotating to keep the project on schedule. We were responsible for safely conducting lifting operations utilising the sites Wolff 275 B Luffing Jib Tower Crane to conduct controlled demolition […]

Boiler Installations – Greenwich

crane hire

A very tricky installation of boilers to basement levels in Greenwich using a UNIC 295 mini crane. After calculating the loadings, we were able to access a stairwell on the upper floor and maneuver the boilers in front of the crane to lift down over handrails. The works were completed out of hours so as […]

Glass Installations – Henry Boot Construction – Barnsley

glass installations

Mini cranes also have pick-and-carry duties for those inaccessible areas that require pick up and travel with the load. Installing heavy glass is a service that Maxim have provided for many years and here you can see us at Henry Boot site in Barnsley working for a great client – MB Glass. This project involved […]

Hoist Units removal – Skanska London

lifting services

Mini Cranes are small yet very powerful! Maxim were called in by Skanska for a project in central London to remove internal hoists and base units. Utilising a UNIC URW 506 with an expert A66 operator we completed these works in a day.