Preffered Marine are the exclusive Effer marine crane agent for the UK and Ireland. Only through Effer’s fully trained global agents, can you receive technical information, acquire new parts or purchase their full range of worldwide renowned marine cranes

Our experienced marine crane team listen to client requirements and offer technical solutions and project advice. This helpful, honest and without hard selling approach, is the reason for our ever-increasing project involvements and client base. We make the entire process of purchasing, installing, and maintaining marine cranes easy and trouble-free. Whether requiring short notice stock crane, OEM spares, workshop refurbishments, onsite/offshore repairs, load testing, crane training, technical information or even simple straightforward advice, Preffered Marine are the crane specialists ready to assist.

  • Major supplier of ship and offshore marine cranes
  • Exclusive Effer marine cranes agent for the UK and Ireland
  • Large modern workshop for inspections, refurbishments and testing (cranes and A-frame LARS)
  • Brand new and second-hand marine cranes kept in-stock
  • Experienced hydraulic, mechanical and electrical technicians for onsite and offshore repairs
  • Onsite and offshore full inspections and load testing
  • OEM spares in-stock (including winches and remote-control systems)
  • Large custom test bed facility for winches and cranes
  • Knuckle boom marine crane training (various levels available)
  • Large rental fleet (including cranes and HPU’s)

Preffered Marine work globally to deliver safer, more efficient and cost effective lifting equipment packages for a wide range of operations and applications including: -

  • Tug, workboat, research and naval vessels
  • Offshore and windfarm platforms and vessels
  • Fishing boats and fish farm vessel cranes
  • Pipe laying tower cranes
  • ROV (LARS) and dive equipment deployment