Market leading crane hire and contract lifting services in Cardiff. Offering a truly national service, Ainscough Crane Hire operates the UK’s largest fleet of mobile cranes. With a network of 30 depots in strategic locations throughout the country, our cranes can be available in any location, ensuring we’re able to fulfil our blue chip customers’ requirements. Safety is at the heart of everything we do, so whether you need ad-hoc mobile crane hire in Cardiff, or longer-term, more large-scale projects, you can rely on Ainscough Crane Hire to provide all the availability, knowledge and capability you need.
We have numerous accreditations & awards for outstanding QHSE ISO 9001, 14001 & 18001 certified.
We have the largest fleet in the UK, with 400+ cranes.
Stringent fleet maintenance schedules to increase availability & reliability.
Expertise on all aspects of a lift; from the initial consultation stage through to execution.
Our safety culture ‘Make the Safe Choice’ is of paramount importance to our team. Our guiding principles centre on the idea that we all share a collective responsibility for the safety of everybody engaged in our operations, as well as anyone surrounding them – including our people, our customers, and members of the public. Ainscough Crane Hire holds numerous accreditations in recognition of our commitment to safety, and ensuring a safe system of work is a key priority in everything we do.
For more than 40 years, Ainscough Crane Hire has been at the centre of the infrastructure, petrochemical, oil and gas, industrial, power generation and construction sectors, delivering projects on-schedule with diligence, precision and efficiency. Our diverse range of lifting solutions is unparalleled, and our team comprises crane operators, engineers, contract lift managers, lift operatives and engineers, and health and safety officers. This breadth and depth of expertise allows us to undertake all aspects of a lift, from initial consultation right through to flawless execution, which we guarantee on even the most complex or heavy lift projects.
Trained operators and engineers
Mobile cranes, up to 1000 tonnes
Up to 45T
55T - 350T
450T - 1000T
300T - 600T
MK110, 140 & AT6
Our contract lifting solutions comprise a range of services in which our experts can undertake every aspect of the lift. For the initial design, we use market-leading CAD software or BIM Modelling to scope the exact requirements of the project, and conduct the initial risk assessment. From there, we can also handle the method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round-the-clock management.
All this means you can ‘Make the Safe Choice’ when you choose Ainscough Crane Hire for a contract lift in Cardiff. Depending on the scale and demands of your project, you can even benefit from a bespoke, turnkey package that’s tailored to your exact requirements.