About Us

Spiderlift logo

SPIDERLIFT® is the registered trademark of Ranger Equipment Ltd, founded in 1999 and here is our Mission Statement.

Above all else…

Our mission is to specialise in the sales & support of Spiderlift type Access Platforms to plant hire companies and end users.

We have over 10 years of experience with niche Spiderlifts and our approachable team will apply knowledge to provide innovative solutions to our customers.

Our expert staff have a passion for all things Spiderlift and will support customers in a friendly way, to ensure their ownership experience is a good one.

Above all, we are customer focused and operate our business with pride.

CMC Aerial Platforms logo

CMC Aerial Platforms are a manufacturer of premium quality Spiderlift and Truck Mounted Access Platforms from Italy. Founded in the 1980s as a service company, supporting a wide range of truck mounted access platforms throughout Italy.

With this strong service orientated background, CMC started manufacture of their own Access Platforms in the 1990s, determined they could build better machines, with  premium quality, long service life and ease of maintenance.

Today, CMC have a strong reputation for building specialist access platforms of high quality. Their Truck Mounted range on 3.5t chassis covers up to 26 metres working height and Spiderlift range up to 41 metres working height.

Together, SPIDERLIFT® and CMC are developing a premium range of Spiderlift Access Platforms, designed to be simple & user friendly, whilst robust and service friendly. We believe we have the most hire fleet friendly range of Spiderlifts on the market today and the best offering for any hire fleet or end user in the UK and Europe.

Steve Hadfield

Steve Hadfield (Managing Director), founded Ranger Equipment Ltd in 1999 on the back of his Powered Access Industry experience gained since entering the industry in 1987. Having worked alongside both Mobile Crane and Access Platform engineers as a young trainee, he has gained a wealth of technical and engineering knowledge and uses this to focus on product support, a strong element of our business today. This background, plus his specific Spiderlift product experience is put to good use in his close working relationship with CMC’s product development team.