Market leading crane hire and contract lifting services in Ipswich. Safety is at the heart of everything we do, and with a wealth of in-house expertise and a large, diverse fleet of mobile cranes at our disposal, Ainscough Crane Hire is the only one able to offer a truly national service. We operate from 30 strategic locations across the country, enabling us to deploy to anywhere in the UK. Whether you require ad hoc mobile crane hire in Ipswich for a short-term contract, or multiple vehicles for a large-scale project, Ainscough Crane Hire can provide unrivalled reliability, availability, expertise and capability.
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 providing a diverse range of lifting services for clients across a wide range of sectors. Diligence, precision and efficiency are the hallmarks of our service, and our team consists of the most knowledgeable, experienced and trusted experts in the lifting industry, including crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, health and safety officers. This collective expertise allows us to target all areas of a project, meeting every requirement of our blue chip customers.
Whether you require one-off mobile crane hire, industry-leading project management, or comprehensive contract lifting solutions in Ipswich, Ainscough Crane Hire can provide planning and engineering of the very highest quality, for complex and heavy lift projects alike.
Trained operators and engineers
Mobile cranes, up to 1000 tonnes
Up to 45T
55T - 350T
450T - 1000T
300T - 600T
MK110, 140 & AT6
Our range of contract lifting solutions encompasses a broad range of services in which we undertake all aspects of the lift, from initial design all the way through to final execution. We use CAD software and BIM Modelling at the design stage to scope the exact requirements of the project, and our experts can also handle the risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.
All the detailed planning is undertaken by our specialist engineers and contract lift managers, so you can ‘Make the Safe Choice’ when you select Ainscough Crane Hire for contract lifting in Ipswich. For highly complex or demanding lifts, we can even provide a bespoke turnkey package that’s tailored specifically to your requirements.