About Us

Collins Lifting Limited is a family owned and operated Wellington crane hire company. Covering Wellington – Porirua – Hutt Valley – Kapiti Coast – Wairarapa. The Collins family have been in the crane industry since 1947.

About Us

Collins Lifting Limited is a family owned and operated Wellington crane hire company. Covering Wellington – Porirua – Hutt Valley – Kapiti Coast – Wairarapa. The Collins family have been in the crane industry since 1947.

Meet the Team

Terry Collins

Managing Director

Terry has been in the automotive industry since 1978 and in the crane industry since 1992. Previous part owner of Collins Cranes. Owner of Collins Lifting Limited.

A Grade Automotive Engineering, NZQA National Certificate in Crane Operation (Mobile) Cranes, BESS, First Aid Certified, Site Safe

Peter Collis

Truck Driver/ Rigger and Dogman

Peter has worked in the transport industry for over 28 years and at the end of 2018 joined Collins Lifting as a truck driver, rigger/dogman,

NZQA 30072 and 3789,  BESS, Site Safe, ConstructSafe

Wayne Bovey

Crane Operator

Wayne has worked in the transport industry since 1986 and as a crane operator since 1996.

NZQA National Certificate in Crane Operation (Mobile), NZQA Crane Operation Non Slewing Articulated Crane, BESS, First Aid Certified, Site ConstructSafe

Nigel Tane

Crane Operator

Nigel has worked in the crane/building industry since 1981.

NZQA National Certificate in Crane Operation (Mobile), NZQA Crane Operation Non Slewing Articulated Crane, Advance Dogman/Rigger, BESS, Forklift, First Aid Certified, Site Safe, ConstructSafe

Roland Keepa

Crane Operator

Roland has worked in the crane/building industry since 2001.

NZQA National Certificate in Crane Operation (Mobile), NZQA Crane Operation Non Slewing Articulated Crane, Advance Dogman/Rigger, BESS, First Aid Certified, Site Safe, ConstructSafe 

Wi Tuhi 

Crane Operator

Wi has worked in the crane industry since 1973

NZQA National Certificate in Crane Operation (Mobile), NZQA Crane Operation Non Slewing Articulated Crane, BESS, First Aid Certified, Site Safe, ConstructSafe

 

Ivan Nicholls 

Crane Operator

Ivan  has worked in the crane industry since 1988.

NZQA National Certificate in Crane Operation (Mobile), NZQA Crane Operation Non Slewing Articulated Crane, BESS, Forklift, Telehandler, First Aid Certified, Site Safe, ConstructSafe

Liam Nicholls

Rigger Dogman

Liam has worked in the construction industry for over 2 years and at the begining of 2021 joined Collins Lifting as rigger/dogman

NZQA 3789 

Lloyd Reedy

Crane Operator

Lloyd has worked in the crane industry for over 6 years.

NZQA National Certificate in Crane Operation (Mobile), NZQA Crane Operation Non Slewing Articulated Crane, BESS, Forklift, Site Safe, ConstructSafe

Jesse Henderson

Rigger Dogman

Jesse has worked in the construction industry for over 4 years and at the begining of 2021 joined Collins Lifting as rigger/dogman

NZQA 3789, Working at Height – Advanced

Shirlene Collins

Office Manager/ Health and Safety 

Shirlene has worked in the building/crane industry since 1986.

Previous part owner of Collins Cranes. 

Owner of Collins Lifting Limited

Holly Collins 

Accounts Receivable 

Holly has worked in the crane industry since 2015.

 

Collins Lifting drivers are fully trained operators, with many years of experience.

Collins Lifting drivers are fully trained operators, with many years of experience.

Member of  Crane Association Of New Zealand (INC) 

Member of Site Safe New Zealand

Collins Lifting Limited is commited to Health and Safety of our employees, subcontractors and the general public. Health and Safety is an on going commitment, with demands changing daily.