Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Alton. Ainscough Crane Hire is the only one able to offer a truly national service. Operating from 40 strategic locations across the country, we can deploy to any location, with safety at the heart of everything we do. Whether you’re looking for ad hoc mobile crane hire in Alton for a specific task, or multiple vehicles for longer term, larger scale projects, you can rely on Ainscough to provide all the reliability, availability, expertise and capability you need.Get A Quote
We have numerous accreditations & awards for outstanding QHSE, including ISO 9001, 14001 & 18001.Learn More
From John O’ Groats to Lands End with the UK’s largest fleet of 400+ cranes across 30 locations.Learn More
Stringent fleet maintenance schedules to increase availability & reliability.Learn More
Expertise on all aspects of a lift; from the initial consultation stage through to execution.Learn More
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 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.
ISO 9001, ISO 14001, and OHSAS 18001 accredited.
RISQS 5 star rating by the Rail Industry.
ROSPA Silver Award.
Safety measures regularly evaluated, tested, inspected and audited to uphold our impressive safety record.
Health and safety procedures communicated and reinforced through training programmes, regular bulletins, and MAAP (the Ainscough smartphone APP).
Best-in-class Liebherr mobile cranes.
Stringent fleet maintenance schedules to increase availability and reliability.
Scale, infrastructure and in-house services to make cranes available for any purpose, at any time and location.
Extensive planning, experienced personnel and flawless execution to guarantee jobs will be completed on-schedule.
Largest fleet in the UK, with over 400 mobile, crawler, mobile tower and heavy cranes.
Nationwide 30 depot network to cover any location in the UK.
Fleet capabilities of up to 1000 tonnes.
Experience on all aspects of a lift, from consultation through to execution.
Extensive industry experience and highly trained personnel.
Sector-specific expertise for the most complex lifts.
Highest standards of customer service, lift design and operation.
Our comprehensive fleet features a wide variety of cranes that allows us to deliver a comprehensive package of lifting services that can be adapted to both project requirements and location.
For more than 40 years, we’ve been serving blue chip customers across a wide variety of core industries with our diverse array of lifting services, all distinguished by our hallmarks of precision, diligence and efficiency. Our team comprises the most knowledgeable and trusted professionals in the lifting industry, encompassing teams of crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers. This pool of considerable in-house expertise allows us to provide planning, engineering and lifting services of the very highest quality, on even the heaviest or most complex lifts.
Our contract lift solutions cover a wide range of services in which Ainscough experts can undertake all aspects of a lift, right from the initial design phase. Here, we typically use cutting edge CAD software or BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the lift, giving us a solid basis to move onto the method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.
All planning and execution is undertaken by our very own specialists here at Ainscough, so you can always have total peace of mind in choosing to ‘Make the Safe Choice’. We can also provide several of our services in the form of a bespoke, turkey package that’s tailored to your exact requirements and schedule.
With a large and diverse fleet at our disposal, we have a wealth of experience in serving the following sectors:
Our fleet encompasses a wide range of mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes, which we can put at your disposal either as a single unit or as part of a multi-unit project. Whatever the nature or scale of your project in Alton, you can rely on Ainscough to deliver.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations