Construction and Building
Moving Bulk Materials Safely and Easily with the Mini Tracked Crane
Arrange your Hire of The Hooka for Moving Bulk Materials on the Site of Your Project
Hire the Hooka and take the strain out of moving heavy materials for your construction/building project.
Our specialist team will provide training when the Hooka is delivered to your project.
To arrange your hire, complete the form below or call us directly on 01462 499 642.
Key facts for safely and easily moving bulk materials on construction/building sites with the hire of the Hooka mini tracked crawler crane
- Delivers bulk materials, plant and equipment from the roadside into the heart of any site!
- Hugely reduces labour costs – no more barrowing of aggregates, bricks and blocks or winching and dollying of heavy plant.
- Integrated ‘load-lock’ system allows a 1.7 tonne machine to safely lift and carry a payload of up to 1.5 tonnes.
- The perfect machine for restricted access sites – HOOKA is only 1 metre wide – the same as the loads it carries!
- Unique ‘load lock’ system secures the load to the machine – ensuring total stability.
- Tracked base ensures excellent stability and minimum ground damage.
- Designed and built in Great Britain.
The Hooka was hired in to a huge Block and Beam flooring project in Esher, where each of the large profile concrete beams weighed 340kg. With 40+ heavy beams to move, along with the pallets of concrete infill blocks, there were alot of materials to shift. The Hooka started by lifting and transporting the large individual 6.2 metre long concrete beams lengthways, so it could get through the restricted access doorway in the front of the property.
The Hooka was hired by Cantabrigian Rowing Club to move 22 bulk bags of pea shingle weighing 1 tonne each. The bags were moved to various locations along the riverbank from the near the club house. A task that would have taken considerable time and effort if carried out manually.
Easily and Quickly Moving 6 Heavy Pallets of Paving Blocks in Midhurst, West Sussex with The Hooka Lift and Carry Mini Crawler Crane
The Hooka was hired by the Whyteleafe Paving Co. to move 6 heavy pallets of paving blocks to the exact point of use from the roadside location the pallets were delivered. No manual handling required to get approximately 2160 Marshall paving blocks on to the site ready for use. The delivery lorry could not reach the property, down a narrow lane, so the Hooka was used to safely and easily move the packs of blocks 200 metres to the property in Midhurst, West Sussex.
Kier Construction Hire The Hooka
Kier Construction hired the Hooka, mini tracked crawler crane, on site at Bath Hospital for around 3 months to safely and easily move all their building and construction materials to point of use throughout the project.
DIY SOS hire the Hooka for project in Shropshire
DIY SOS hired the Hooka, mini tracked crawler crane, on a waterlogged project in Shropshire. The Hooka with its amazing tracked base and lifting capabilities proved itself invaluable due to the adverse ground conditions caused by days of torrential rain.
LARC Construction and Vinci PLC use the Hooka on restricted access site
The Hooka, mini tracked crawler crane, takes the back pain out of moving bulk materials for LARC Construction and Vinci PLC on a project at Reading University. Helping ensure safe and easy lift and carry of all building materials.
Safe Lift and Carry of Heavy Building Blocks
The Hooka, mini tracked crawler crane, being hired on a project for the refurbishment of the embankment alongside the River Thames in London. Due to restricted access the Hooka was the only machine capable of carrying out the work needed.