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Meeting Deadlines

Adhering to deadlines is crucial on construction sites and crane downtime can lead to a myriad of problems for contractors. Cutting crane downtime is the key to achieving deadlines. Deadlines range from permit & regulatory deadlines, material delivery deadlines, subcontractor deadlines, and budgetary deadlines to the final project completion deadline. Contractors strive to meet all these targets to ensure efficient resource allocation and timely project completion, minimise costs and maximise profitability.

Crane downtime can have a domino effect on busy construction sites, causing progress delays,  compromising safety protocols, and ultimately causing problems for the contractor, client, and suppliers. Minimising crane downtime is pivotal to the overall success of a construction project.

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How To Reduce Crane Downtime

🏗️ Regular Crane Maintenance

Regular crane servicing is essential to maintain optimal performance and safety standards. Early identification of potential issues will eliminate costly crane breakdowns and downtime. Our preventative maintenance policy is designed to deliver consistent quality to all our clients. We conduct regular, pre-planned, and coordinated crane inspections and servicing on all our equipment. Regular servicing on all our hire cranes maintains the efficiency of the crane and reduces the chances of costly downtime for the contractor.

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🔧 Dedicated Service Teams

Having trained and experienced Service and Support Teams that cover the UK and Ireland ensures timely maintenance and repair of all cranes on hire from Mantis Cranes. This reduces downtime and maximises operational efficiency on site.

🦺 Ongoing Manufacturer Training

Regular training with our crane partners ensures that the Mantis Cranes Engineers are equipped with the latest technical knowledge and expertise. Training allows engineers to be more adaptable to changes, more efficient in their roles, and better equipped to tackle challenges, ultimately leading to improved productivity and performance.

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🗺️ Nationwide Coverage UK and Ireland

From the Mantis Cranes bases in UK and Ireland we offer a nationwide crane hire service throughout Ireland, England, Scotland, and Wales. We have been servicing cranes for over 25 years and pride ourselves on our dedication to resolving any issues in the fastest time possible.

☑️ 25 Years Experience

We draw on over 25 years of crane manufacturing experience to provide the best technical knowledge available. This ensures that the Mantis Customer Support Team has access to extensive technical expertise and advice.

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Minimising downtime for crane hire is essential to maintaining productivity and meeting deadlines. The investment in proactive servicing and maintenance by Mantis Cranes coupled with a responsive service and support team helps mitigate the adverse effects of downtime on our customers’ construction sites.

Mantis Cranes are a leading crane hire company, and supply self-erecting cranes, tower cranes, luffing tower cranes, and construction hoists. We are established throughout the UK and Ireland. For information on hiring or buying cranes and crane attachments, email us on info@mantiscranes.co.uk or info@mantiscranes.ie  or visit  www.mantiscranesgroup.com

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