Can a grab lorry load over a boundary fence or wall?

Yes they can, as long as the driver is able to pull the vehicle up close alongside the wall or boundary fence and he is able to directly see the material to be loaded from the control platform behind the cab.

How much headroom does a grab lorry need?

The minimum headroom needed for a grab lorry to pass under is 3.8 metres, however a South Devon Grab Hire lorry will require at least an additional 2 metres to operate the crane.

How far can the crane on a grab lorry reach?

Our South Devon Grab Hire lorry is fitted with an extension crane, which have a maximum reach of just under 6 metres.

How much can a grab lorry carry?

Our grab lorry's can legally carry just under 9 tonnes on the road. In volume this equates to between 8 and 10 cubic meters of waste, depending on the type of material.

How much does your grab lorry service cost?

The cost for our grab lorry service is based upon the folowing: The location of the site; the amount of waste material being disposed of; and the type of material being disposed of. If you would like a quote then call or email us today.

How wide is a grab truck?

Our South Devon Grab Hire lorry is about 3 metres wide, but we would recommend that you have at least an additional 25cm clearance either side, making a total minimum entrance size of 3.5 metres.

How long will it take to load the grab lorry?

Provided that the waste material is piled up or bagged up our drivers should be able to load the lorry in about 30 minutes.

What areas do your operate your grab lorry services in?

As our name implies we primarily operate in South Devon covering Torbay, Paignton, Brixham, Torquay, Dawlish, Newton Abbot, Kingsteignton, Teignmouth and Totnes. We will consider working further afield depending on the work required.