Taurus Projects

Crane Installation

2 Full Gantry Cranes 2 tonne SWL

Crane Installation

Installation of 6 overhead cranes

Crane manufacture

Installation of 25 tonne gantry crane

Crane Manufacture

Refurbishd and shortened crane installation

Specialist Crane and Hoist Engineers

taurus cranes design install and manufacture cranes

We have an outstanding reputation for Manufacture, Installation Service and Reliability when it comes to Material Handling.

With over 20 years experience of supplying Heavy Lifting and Handling Equipment throughout the UK.

Our clients range from small businesses to large water glass, steel, export and energy companies and we offer a vast range of Material Handling Equipment, from Rail Mounted Gantry Cranes, Bridge Cranes to Overhead Travelling Cranes single or double girder over or under slung.

We also specialise in manufacturing and supplying Hoists, Electric Chain Hoists and Winches to Manufacturing Businesses in the UK. heavy material handling manufacturers.

Specialist Crane and Hoist Engineers


Taurus Cranes Ltd are Specialist Hoist Manufacturers.

Our electric Hoists will cover all your lifting requirements whether its mounted to a single girder or double girder cranes.

We also offer Pendant, wall-mounted and radio controlled models to suit your requirements. We can supply and fit Limit Switches, Warning Lights, Horns, Anti Collision Units, slings.

We are always happy to custom design and buid and crane and hoist system for your own unique requirements.

Our electric winches come fitted with spindle limits, speed controls, grooved drums and slack rope switches. We also have a wide range of accessories for use with our electric winches including Chain Slings, Round Slings, Dee Shackles, Flat Webbing Slings, Rope Blocks. All hoists and winches are backed by our Taurus Cranes guarantee.

Electric Wire and Overhead Chain Hoists


We design and install power feeds for any type of hoist or cranes. They consist of the following: Conductor Rails, Cable Festoons and Reeling Drums. If Taurus Cranes is right for you give us a call now.

Lifting height from 4 m to 58 m, the electric wire rope can be used in fixed configuration, with normal headroom monorail trolley, with low headroom monorail trolley, with double girder trolley.

Our engineers have 20 years experience of Installing Lifting Solutions which means that all our work is totally guaranteed and backed by a 24hr emergency call out if something unforeseen were to happen.

The basic components (motor, reducer, rope drum) are assembled in a coaxial line using high strength bolted connections in order to guarantee maximum use of the hook run and minimum overall dimensions of the hoist body.

We can supply and fit Limit Switches, Warning Lights, Horns, Anti Collision Units and Mobile.


  • Taurus Cranes Ltd
  • Unit 16H Westside Industrial Estate
  • Jackson Street, St Helens
  • Merseyside
  • WA9 3AT