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Ideal Form Ltd.

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028 7774 2022
40 Curragh Road
County Co. Derry
BT47 4SE
Northern Ireland

About Ideal Form Ltd.

IFL Crane Hire
Crawler cranes deliver excellent mobility over soft surfaces. These multiple-purpose cranes can be used in a broad range of applications, ranging from construction to civil engineering and port cargo handling.

Ideal Form both hire and sell crawler cranes and have been involved in many projects in Ireland, GB and abroad. We have a fleet of modern hydraulic crawler cranes from 80T to 280T, all operating with mainboom and fly. We comply with European standards using sophisticated load systems to ensure safe lifting practices.

Some of the Crawler Cranes available:-
  • 80T Kobelco
  • 100T Sumitomo
  • 150T Hitachi Sumitomo
  • 180T Hitachi Sumitomo
  • 250T Hitachi Sumitomo
  • 280T Hitachi Sumitomo


Ideal Form Limited

Ideal Form Limited is the Civil Engineering and Crawler Crane Hire Division of the O’Kane Group. Formed in 1989 it is a family run business managed by three brothers Dominic, Liam and Paschal O’Kane from its headquarters in Dungiven, County Derry.
Since its formation, Ideal Form has been heavily involved in the crawler crane hire market, with crawler cranes available for hire ranging from 80Ton to 280Ton with various configurations such as main boom, fly jib and luffing jib. All of our cranes are supplied with our own competent CPCS or equivalent operators, backed up with our own rigging personnel and service team. Ideal Form is also a member of the Construction Plant Hire Association.
Ideal Form currently has cranes on hire to many major construction companies in both Ireland and the UK and in the past has supplied machines to contractors on mainland Europe. Some of the prestigious and award winning projects Ideal Form Crane Hire have been involved in include:-
The Samuel Beckett Bridge, Dublin
The Rosie Hackett Bridge, Dublin
The Peace Bridge, Derry
Immingham Renewable Fuels Terminal, Immingham
Grimsby River Terminal, Grimsby
Altnagelvin Hospital, Derry
Gladstone Biomass, Merseyside
The London Eye, London
Cobh Harbour, Cork

A fleet of modern hydraulic crawler cranes up to 280Ton, all operating main boom, fly and luffing jib. All machines comply with European Standards using sophisticated load systems to ensure safe lifting practices.
With significant investment in plant and machinery in the last two years, Ideal Form have added several Heavy Lift Crawler Cranes to their fleet, the most significant being two Hitachi Sumitomo SCX2800-2 machines. This coupled with the addition of new specialised transport trailers, Lorries and service vehicles, Ideal Form is in a position to offer the hirer excellent service with an unrivalled back up team on standby should they be required.
Available for hire throughout Ireland and the UK, some of the machines available include 80Ton / 100Ton / 150Ton / 180Ton / 250Ton and 280Ton Crawler Cranes.
Whatever your crawler crane requirements maybe, contact Ideal Form for a competitive quote for crane hire throughout Ireland and the UK.
T:- 028777 42580
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