22
JAN
2014

Quarry Conveyor

We were recently engaged by Lifterz Crane Hire from Plymouth to help in the relocation of a Grader and Conveyor system from a Quarry site in St Austell to Moorcroft Quarry in Plymstock.  The job involved the loading of large and bulky structural steel components utilising a low...
15
JAN
2014

Power Electrics

Power Electrics based in Bristol are a regular customer of ours and we often use a Wagon & Drag combination to carry a rage of generators from or to sites in the SW.  Here we are loading a 500 kva generator onto our drag whilst 2 x 100 kva towable units sit on the lorry.
11
JAN
2014

Aberdeen

Recently we were contacted by M-Subs based in Plymouth. They specialise in the supply of all forms of underwater vehicles and equipment. We were engaged to carry various ‘high value’ pressure vessels and pieces of test equipment from Plymouth to the National Hyperbaric Testing...
14
DEC
2013

Christmas Markets

Throughout November and December we’ve been working with Speedy Power on the delivery, collection and refuelling of Generators for the temporary power supply at the Christmas Markets situated in front of the historic Exeter Cathedral.  Refuelling was on every third day over...
09
DEC
2013

Tamar Bridge

We have recently completed a number of jobs on the Tamar Bridge working with both the bridge staff and contractors.  Here we are working in a lane closure on the cantilevered section positioning a compressor for Paintel Ltd. It’s a long drop to the River Tamar below!
21
NOV
2013

Torpoint Ferry

The Torpoint Ferry runs across the River Tamar between Devon and Cornwall. Each year one of the three Ferry’s has the large chains on which it runs renewed. Newman Haulage has been involved in the disposal of the old chains via another local supplier – HW Knights.
12
NOV
2013

Fairline Fury Motorcruiser collection from Great Yarmouth

Today we are in Great Yarmouth collecting a 7.9m Fairline Fury Motorcruiser from Acle Marina.  It’s destined for the Multihull Centre in Millbrook, Cornwall – a regular customer of ours.
11
NOV
2013

Erection of a New Statue at Royal Naval College in Dartmouth

One of our Crane Lorries has spent the day at the Royal Naval College in Dartmouth assisting in the erection of a new statue.  We delivered and placed a 1.5T piece of cut Granite for our client Westcountry Stonemasons (http://www.westcountrystonemasons.com/). Once fixed in place...
22
OCT
2013

Addition of Artic/HIAB

We are pleased to announce the addition of our first Artic/HIAB to the fleet. The ERF ECT Double Drive Unit adds significantly to the services we offer. It is mounted with a 56t/m Atlas Crane with 5 Extensions and a max 13t lift capacity.  We are currently constructing a 3.5m...