SAFE, EFFICIENT AND COST-EFFECTIVE LIFTING SOLUTIONS

Experienced and Reliable Mobile Crane Hire

Johnson Crane Hire is a mobile crane hire company that has been in operation since 1976. In seeking to become lifting partners of choice to our customers, we offer a full range of lifting services and are increasingly moving towards providing complete lifting solutions, including mobile cranes, lift engineering, rigging, heavy transport and other value-added services.

Our fleet, consisting of hydraulic and crawler cranes, is the largest in Africa. Whether you need one crane or 100 cranes, whether you are conducting a 5-ton or a 750-ton lift, and whether your lift is simple or complicated, Johnson Crane Hire can provide the right lifting solution for the job.

At Johnson Crane Hire, our people are what make the difference. We believe that at every level,our team is the most professional and skilled in the industry. A culture of safety is deeply ingrained in everything we do, providing our customers with peace of mind, no matter how difficult the lift.

We operate throughout Southern Africa, with 13 local branches and a subsidiary in Botswana. We also do regular work in neighbouring countries.

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LOCAL BRANCHES

Crane Hire

Our modern fleet ranges from 5 ton to 750 ton lifting capacity including everything in-between.

Crane Hire

Whether you require a single lift, or need to deliver a major project, we can provide the correct crane to do the job – safely and correctly.
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Heavy Lifting

JCH has the most extensive Heavy Lift Hydraulic mobile crane fleet in South Africa.

Heavy Lifting

The JCH lift engineering team provides complete, innovative solutions for your lifting challenges, ranging from 180 – 750 ton capacity.
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Energy

JCH provides a fully inclusive transport, crane and installation solution for energy projects.

Energy

JCH Renew offers turnkey solutions for wind turbine installation and for solar projects.
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Platform

Ranging from Articulated Boom Lifts, Telescopic Platforms, Scissor Lifts and Telehandlers.

Platform

Our range of platforms offers maximum site flexibility with smooth and efficient manoeuvrability in all site conditions.
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Rigging

A successful lift depends on having the right equipment and skill at hand.

Rigging

JCH’s internal rigging service provide heavy lift  crane support and are supplemented by accredited outsourced rigging services, providing certified riggers and equipment.
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Transport

In partnership with reputable heavy transport companies, we provide heavy and abnormal transport services.

Transport

Our product range includes Low-beds, Multi Axle Trailers and Self Propelled Modular Trailers.
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Africa

Johnson Africa provides small to large mobile cranes to African countries.

Africa

We provide comprehensive lifting solutions throughout Africa.
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Engineering Projects

Our lift engineering team provides innovative solutions to your lifting challenges.

Engineering Projects

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Our Core Values

RELATIONSHIP

We build quality and long term relationships through trust, commitment, passion and teamwork.

TRUST

It is not only what we say but also how and what we do

COMMITMENT

We commit to our promise to you, and when we say we deliver, we deliver

PASSION

Our passion is service excellence

TEAMWORK

Together we make it possible to achieve more

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Our Trusted Clients

Johnson Crane Hire has clients in various industries with the main industries in Petrochemical, Mining, Construction and Heavy Industry.

Safe Lifting to New Heights

Contact us today to provide you with safe, efficient and cost-effective lifting solutions.