All GGR Group articles

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    The expanding world of telehandlers

    2020-08-18T14:20:00Z

    The market is expanding upwards and downwards, including compact, electric models and heavy-duty high risers

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    GGR distributes Faresin electric telehandler

    2020-02-07T16:08:00Z

    GGR Group has become the exclusive UK dealer for the Faresin 6.26 full electric telehandler 

  • GGR training web index
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    GGR adds AC500 crane training

    2019-05-29T15:42:00Z

    UK-based lifting solutions specialist launches LEEA accredited course for assembly crane

  • Inside one half of GGR Group's UK facility at the open day on 14 September 2018
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    GGR Group expansion

    2018-09-18T10:05:00Z

    Impressive new facility for mini crane and materials handling equipment sales and rental business GGR Group

  • Duma Rent employees with their recently purchased UNIC mini spider cranes.
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    Increased demand for spider cranes

    2017-03-01T10:34:00Z

    Five mini spider cranes have been added to Belgium rental company Duma Rent’s fleet, following its purchase of seven models in 2016

  • Gill Riley, managing director of GGR Group
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    GGR Group receives Queen’s Award

    2016-04-20T15:28:00Z

    UK-based lifting company GGR Group has received a Queen’s Award for Enterprise. The news comes on the day Queen Elizabeth II celebrates her 90th birthday

  • The Christmas tree is 30 metres tall and is the largest in the UK
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    Christmas lights for GGR

    2015-11-19T10:57:00Z

    GGR Group used a 6 tonne Unic mini spider crane to assemble what is claimed as the UK's biggest Christmas tree at the Liverpool One shopping centre in Liverpool

  • Gill Riley
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    OBE for Gill Riley

    2015-06-16T11:25:00Z

    Gill Riley, co-founder and managing director at UK-based crane company GGR Group, has received an OBE award from the Queen, for Services to Construction

  • Left to right: Jeanine De Cock (Unic Cranes European sales manager), Enrique Castrillo Gutierrex (Am
    Article

    Spanish sale for Unic

    2015-02-13T12:58:00Z

    Spanish logistics company Amara has taken delivery of two Unic URW-1006 mini crawler cranes from Unic Cranes dealer Spain Crane International

  • GGR Group’s Adrian Richardson hands the keys over to Kimberly-Clark project manager Terry Finch
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    GGR G20 crane for manufacturing industry

    2015-01-14T10:17:00Z

    International manufacturer of care products, Kimberly-Clark, has taken delivery of a new G20 pick and carry crane from mini crane specialist GGR Group in the UK

  • The Rick Owens sculpture outside Selfridges’ Oxford Street store in London, UK
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    Designer lift by GGR Group

    2014-11-26T11:32:00Z

    Mini crane supplier GGR Group helped install a 7.6 metre tall sculpture using a Unic mini crane at Selfridges’ Oxford Street store in London, UK

  • The mini cranes are being used to carry out maintenance and repair work on the military helicopters
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    Unic mini cranes for military

    2014-08-07T11:00:00Z

    Trainers from Unic Cranes Europe, part of GGR Group, have been training and testing UK and overseas servicemen to work on mini spider cranes

  • Due to space restrictions, a Unic URW-706 mini spider crane from GGR Group was used to lift the unit
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    GGR Group on Crossrail

    2014-07-31T12:19:00Z

    UK lifting specialist GGR Group has provided a Unic URW-706 mini spider crane for UK-based contractor, the Lakesmere Group, to help install ventilation louvers at Canary Wharf station in London, UK

  • Unic URW-095 mini crane was used to lift artist Rob Higgs’ clockwork knife sculpture into place abov
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    Knife edge precision for GGR

    2014-07-23T16:19:00Z

    GGR Group used a Unic mini spider crane to install a clockwork knife sculpture for the new Heston Blumenthal restaurant at London Heathrow Airport, UK

  • Unic URW-095 mini crane was used to lift artist Rob Higgs’ clockwork knife sculpture into place abov
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    Cutting edge lift from GGR

    2014-07-23T12:11:00Z

    Unic mini atrium lift used to install clockwork knife at chef Heston Blumenthal’s new restaurant in London Heathrow

  • The F200E Plus being delivered to Chess Plastics
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    Chess Plastics goes green with GGR

    2014-07-21T12:09:00Z

    Injection moulding company Chess Plastics, based in Worcestershire, UK, has taken delivery of a 20 tonne capacity pick and carry crane that is designed to minimise its impact on the environment

  • A Sherpina telecrawler from Marchetti works inside the swimming pool area of the new Centre Parcs ho
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    Telescopic crawler cranes: Speed and space

    2014-06-02T10:27:00Z

    Easier to move, fast set up and dismantling telescopic crawler cranes are becoming a popular choice for end users. Laura Hatton speaks to several manufacturers to find out why and see what new products are on the market

  • Candidates from Emerson Crane Hire in the UK attending the ALLMI Appointed Person course before gain
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    Staying safe on site

    2014-02-24T10:20:00Z

    For certification to work, operator training needs to be adequate, appropriate and affordable. Laura Hatton speaks to several institutions to find out what certification is available in the industry and why it is so important

  • A Unic URW-095 mini crane helps carry out maintenance work at the Anderton Boat Lift in Northwich, C
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    Unic mini crane lifts boat

    2014-01-29T15:03:00Z

    GGR Group has used a Unic mini crane to help carry out maintenance work at the Anderton Boat Lift in Northwich, UK

  • The Unic URW-095 spider crane lifting the bottom jaw of the 4.7 metre long skull
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    Unic lifts whale skull

    2013-06-13T10:28:00Z

    A mini Unic spider crane was used to lift a whale skull exhibit into place at the National Museum of Scotland in Edinburgh, UK