Servicing, Breakdown and Maintenance Of All Lifting Equipment

RHC Lifting Ltd are the South-West of England's most accomplished providers of servicing, breakdown repairs & maintenance of lifting equipment and have the biggest team of engineers in the region. 


With engineers based across the south-west of England, RHC Lifting to offer servicing and maintenance of lifting equipment and also offer a fast response to breakdowns in area including: Bristol, Gloucester, Bath, Exeter, Cornwall, Devon, Plymouth, Newquay, Hampshire, Southampton, Portsmouth, Weymouth & Portland, Swindon, Bournemouth, Worthing, Isle of Wight, South Wales, Newport, Cardiff, Pembroke, Swansea and the whole of the UK.


RHC Lifting Ltd takes customer satisfaction very seriously and are committed to provide quality services and products to their customers at a competitive price. This approach has enabled RHC Lifting Ltd to secure annual servicing contracts with prestigious companies blue-chip companies.

What the Law Says?

By law all lifting equipment, including existing, second-hand, leased & new must comply with the Lifting Operations & Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 (LOLER) and Provision & Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER).


The LOLER Regulations state that all lifting equipment needs to be “thoroughly examined at specified periods”. The inspection period depends on the equipments uses and type, but the Regulations recommend that this should be at least six-monthly for tackle/accessories and at a minimum, annually for all other equipment.  An insurance inspector’s visit does not satisfy the legislation, this is where RHC Lifting Ltd can help you.  RHC Lifting will produce an examination schedule to inspect and maintain your lifting equipment to ensure the latest Regulations are met.

What RHC Lifting can offer you?

RHC Lifting Ltd extensive and thorough Servicing & Maintenance Schedules will reduce breakdowns and increase the life of your company’s equipment by ensuring all appropriate adjustments are made to brakes, clutches & limits. Not carrying out these basic adjustments through regular maintenance can result in your company having to bear the cost of expensive repairs and even replacement of equipment, not including the extra cost associated with the loss of production. As most manufactures carry limited stocks of new hoists and spares, you may have to wait weeks to resume production. RHC Lifting Ltd aim is to save your company costly downtime by carrying out planned maintenance to rectifying and reporting any defects.


RHC Lifting Ltd can service and maintain all brands and models of lifting equipment, all at competitive rates.  With fully trained, experienced & highly competent field engineers, who have access to a wide range of spares, enabling us to provide a rapid response service.


RHC have a large fleet of service vehicles, each stocked with spares to enable us to provide in the moment repairs enabling you to operate business as usual.


RHC Lifting Ltd offer a 24/7 breakdown cover and the guarantee one of our 22 fully trained & highly experienced lifting engineers will be on their way to your site within 2 hours.

Lifting Operations & Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 (LOLER)
Lifting Operations & Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 (LOLER)
Guide to LOLER Regs.pdf
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Contact Details

RHC Lifting Limited - HQ

Lawrence Drive

Stover Trading Estate

Yate, Bristol

BS37 5PG


Tel: 01454 332270


Autec Enq: 

RHC Lifting Limited - Yeovil 

RHC Lifting Limited

C/O Leonardo Helicopters

Lysander Road


BA20 2YB


Tel: 01935 704076

RHC Lifting Limited - Plymouth 

11 Mary Seacole Road




Tel: 01752 250501

Current Vacancies

2 x Crane Service / Installation Engineers (London & Yorkshire)Current Vacancies


The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association LEEA

RHC Lifting are proud members of LEEA - The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association

IS0 9001:2008 Accreditation ISO 9001

RHC Lifting are an ISO 9001:2008   accredited company

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RHC Lifting are Safe contractor Approved

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