Cherry Picker Hire: FAQs

Cherry picker hire is one of our most popular services. Here, we answer some of the most frequently asked questions regarding hiring a cherry picker.


What Is A Cherry Picker?


A cherry picker is also known as a telescopic boom lift. Essentially, a cherry picker is a hydraulic crane that has a platform, and can be used to raise and lower people in projects that require it, such as painting or construction.

The name cherry picker comes from its origins as this type of equipment was originally designed for orchards to help with the picking of fruit from high up branches.


What Could A Cherry Picker Be Used For?


Our cherry picker hire services are very popular as cherry pickers have a wide variety of uses. Cherry pickers can be used for any project that requires workers to be raised to heights unobtainable, or unsafe, to reach with ladders. They also provide great horizontal reach.

Popular uses for cherry pickers include, but are not limited to:

  • Building Maintenance
  • Painting Projects
  • Servicing Of Electricity Poles
  • Filming Events
  • Picking Fruit
  • Fire Services
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Is Access Equipment Hire Safe?


Cherry Picker hire is a relatively safe and secure process so long as the company that you hire the cherry picker through is a reputable one. So do your research and make an informed decision.

At Sterling Access we provide safe hire services as we meet all international access hire services. We are also completely licensed and ensure that all of our equipment is in tip-top condition.

When hiring a cherry picker, it is important to ensure that you have a team member that is licensed to operate the equipment and does so safely to avoid any harm or machine breakage or malfunctioning.


Cherry Picker Specialists South Africa


Sterling Access Hire have been providing hiring services for many years and have built up a great reputation for being trustworthy and reliable.

Our access hire services are offered nationwide, and we are available 24/7 for your convenience!


Are you looking for the most professional cherry picker hire services in South Africa? Get in touch with Sterling Access Hire today to discuss all of your cherry picker hire needs. Contact us today.