Reliable HIAB Operators for the Wellington Region

If you are looking for Wellington Crane Hire, Hammond Crane & Cartage Ltd is the team of operators to call. We provide a range of cranes for long or short term hire. Our vehicles are all expertly maintained and are available seven days a week, anywhere in the Greater Wellington Region.


With a proven track record on jobs all around the greater wellington region we can complete any job big or small.

We have all the appropriate certificates for site access and inductions so we can get to work right away. Call and speak with us today for more information!


We are one hundred percent locally owned and operated. We’ve been working in and around the Wellington Region for over 30 years, we have the knowledge and experience to get the job done


Over our years of operation we have built a base of trust. We have a close team of experienced operators


We have worked with a range of clients with varying needs, from large scale projects to delivery of spa pools. Our clients include; Fulton Hogan, Downers, Higgins, CPB, Upper Hutt, Hutt, Wellington City and Greater Wellington Regional Councils, Broad Spectrum, North Power, Aggreko and others.

Hammond Crane & Cartage Ltd is a certified member of the Crane Association of NZ, we specialize in all forms of work where a hiab or flatdeck is required. We can handle wide or oversized loads and will provide class 2 pilots if required.


Hammond Crane & Cartage Ltd. has a comprehensive health and safety policy audited by ISNetworld. Our employees have undertaken first aid training and hold all relevant industry approved licences. We hold regular staff meetings and always look to promote safe practices in the workplace. 

All new employees are subject to our compulsory Drug & alcohol policy prior to employment and we comply with our clients’ random drug & alcohol testing policies.

All staff complete JSA, lift plans, prestart check sheets and attend on site inductions. These forms are completed digitally and can be easily provided to clients.