The global market for cranes will grow from nearly $29.4 billion in 2017 to $35.9 billion by 2022 with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.1% for the period of 2017-2022. Cranes: Technologies and Global Markets, Report Highlight, BCC Research

Enterprise Ireland clients can access the Market Research Centre and view a range of reports on the crane market. To view the reports listed below or if you have any queries, contact us at

The list of resources we have available can be viewed here. The MRC is open Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm.

AMA Research

  • Plant Hire Market Report – UK 2018-2022
  • Construction in the High-Rise Buildings Market Report – UK 2016-2025

BCC Research

  • Cranes: Technologies and Global Markets

IBISWorld (US Market)

  • Overhead Crane Manufacturing
  • Construction Machinery Manufacturing in the US
  • Construction and Mining Equipment Wholesaling in the US

Marketline (Country Reports)

  • Machinery (reports for various countries available)

Plimsoll (UK Market)

  • Crane Hire in the UK
  • Machinery Removal and Relocation Contractors in the UK

Frost & Sullivan

  • Global Earth Moving, Construction and Mining Equipment Market, Forecast to 2026


EBSCO and Proquest databases can also be used to search for articles on this sector.


BvD Orbis and  Kompass   databases can be used to gather company information and create lists of companies that can help identify your competitors, potential customers etc. For further information, read our blog on Company Databases here.


Important Note: All databases are subject to copyright which will be explained on arrival. The use of cameras and USBs is prohibited.