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Tips and guides to help you find the right franna

Here's some tips and guides on how to find the right franna for your job

1. What is a Franna?

Frannas are commonly referred to as “non-slewing mobile cranes” and “pick and carry cranes”. The Franna’s movability, high speed, versatility and ability to fit into tight spaces makes them popular for any civil construction project.

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2. What is the right Franna for my job?

Picking the correct Franna hire for your job can seem overwhelming, so it’s important to consider a number of factors before you hire. Job distances, load size and reaching capabilities should all be factored in prior to hiring a machine. Always consult your local supplier for more information on franna hire.

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3. Do I need a ticket to operate a Franna Crane?

In order to use any mobile non-slewing cranes such as a Franna Crane, you will need to obtain the appropriate crane license. In Queensland, there are different classes of Franna crane tickets, and the one you need depends on the size of machinery you will be operating. Here is a list of the crane licenses, as well as the high risk work classes you need depending on machine weight.

  • 20 tonne capacity – C2 high risk work license
  • 60 tonne capacity – C6 high risk work license
  • 100 tonne capacity – C1 high risk work license
  • Capacity over 100 tonnes – C0 high risk work license

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4. How much should I be paying to hire a Franna?

Franna rates can vary dramatically based on a few factors that include the tonnage required, location and whether you need an operator and rigger. A few examples of some typical Franna crane hire rates are to give you an indication of pricing are:

  • 12 tonne Franna crane hire rates: $170/hour
  • 14 tonne Franna crane hire rates: $175/hour
  • 16 tonne Franna crane hire rates: $180/hour
  • 20 tonne Franna crane hire rates: $185-$215/hour
  • 25 tonne Franna crane hire rates: $210-$225/hour
  • Transport to and from site: $150-$200/hour

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5. What are the best Franna brands?

Australia has two main Franna crane companies, Terex Franna and Liebherr. However, Terex Franna dominates the market as it is designed for the Australian roads. Liebherr continues to be a main player in the Australian market, however they are preferred in the European countries. In the Australian Franna Hire industry, these two companies are the best ones to choose from.

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6. Where can I hire a Franna?

iSeekplant has a nationwide network of superior franna hire suppliers operating in all Australian capital cities from Brisbane to Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne to Darwin, Perth and Adelaide. We also offer franna hire solutions in all major towns and cities from Mackay to the Gold Coast and Bendigo across the country to Bunbury, Geraldton and Mandurah.

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