The EFFER promise: safe, cost efficient, reliable

EFFER’s passion for engineering is reflected in the strength, durability and reliability of each loader crane. Unrivalled safety and performance solutions lead the market and guarantee increased stability and lifting and reach capacity. Equipment is designed to exceed expectations; making light of the heaviest loads, reaching beyond structures and objects, and live progress data from remote control monitors. All covered by tailored service contracts and maintained by a global service network.

Industry needs in focus

EFFER cranes are adapted for specific industry uses with digital tools, accessories and stabiliser systems that can tackle the toughest job. Create the ideal loader crane to work in construction, logistics, arboriculture and many other specialty areas.



EFFER goes beyond the expected, delivering heavier loads to higher heights, so your business can set new limits that are beyond the competition.

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EFFER has your business covered

Choosing an EFFER crane is an addition to your business portfolio that broadens your reach. The unique technical solutions that are applied to many models give superior weight, flexibility and reach capabilities. From smaller units to the iconic super-heavy range, EFFER loader cranes cover construction, logistics and specialist jobs that need the strongest equipment possible.


Lifting capacity range (Tm)

EFFER is the go-to brand for heavy and super-heavy loader cranes. Medium and smaller weight capacity cranes come with a range of complementary functions to give versatility.


CE / Non CE models

Remain compliant in whatever market you operate in with CE designed and compliant loader cranes. Or choose from a wide selection of equipment that is suitable for other global markets.


Manual / Remote controlled models

Choose a crane that is operated via remote control or a more traditional manually driven model.



A Hiab is not just a piece of equipment, it is a crucial business partner - an investment in your future, with the latest technology onboard, to control your fleet, optimise workload and uptime. Always with safety as a priority. All covered by Hiab’s exceptional global service network.

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A heavy weight history



EFFER is derived from the latin word, ‘effero’, to lift. Since 1965, passion and innovation have continued to elevate the standards higher and higher.

1965 - The P65 is the first EFFER loader crane launched, founded near Bologna, Italy

1966 - First mechanical JIB launched

1988 - World’s first over 200Tm crane launched, still in operation today

2001 - World’s first decagonal boom was introduced. Inspires further innovation including the CroSStab and V-Stab

2014 - The most advanced bi-directional connectivity is launched

2018 - EFFER is acquired by the Hiab/Cargotec group


Hiab Italia is certified by a third party for the certifications and procedures regarding the ‘Quality System’ [UNI EN ISO 9001:2015] and for the ‘Quality requirements for fusion welding for metallic materials’ [UNI EN ISO 3834-2:2006].


We are there to support you

Whether it's with preventive maintenance packages that give your business that 'peace of mind' you need, or a hard fact year of warranty, let us take care of you.