Crane hire and contract lifting services in Ayr

Market-leading crane hire and contract lifting services in Ayr. Ainscough operates the UK’s largest fleet of mobile cranes, operating from 30 strategic locations all throughout the country. This enables us to deploy our fleet of mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes to any location, making us the only one able to offer a truly national service. As well as benefitting from our crane hire services, customers can also benefit from our high-quality planning services and industry-leading expertise.

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  1. Call

    0800 272 637

  2. Address
    Glasgow Prestwick International Airport,
    Tay Road,
    KA9 2QA

Why Choose Ainscough Crane Hire

  • QHSE

    We have numerous accreditations & awards for outstanding QHSE, including ISO 9001, 14001 & 18001.

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  • Availability

    We have one of the largest heavy haulage fleets in the UK, with 400 + cranes across 30 locations.

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  • Reliability

    Stringent fleet maintenance schedules to increase availability & reliability.

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  • Experience

    Expertise on all aspects of a lift; from the initial consultation stage through to execution.

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Ainscough Crane Hire Services

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.

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  1. SafetySafety

    • 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).

  2. ReliabilityReliability

    • 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.

  3. AvailabilityAvailability

    • 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.

  4. ExperienceExperience

    • 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.

Largest fleet in the industry – 400+ Cranes

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.

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Leading contract lifting projects in Ayr

Our contract lifting solutions encompass a range of services in which our experts undertake all aspects of the lift, with all detailed planning undertaken by our specialist engineers and contract lift managers. This includes the initial design – which we specify using CAD software or BIM Modelling to scope the exact requirements of the project – and the initial risk assessment.

We can also assume responsibility for the method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round-the-clock management, allowing you to have complete peace of mind in making the safe choice with Ainscough Crane Hire.

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Exceptional service across a range of sectors

Together with the depth and breadth of our expertise, our large and diverse fleet of mobile cranes in Ayr allows us to serve clients across a wide range of sectors, including:

Petrochemical, Oil & Gas
Petrochemical, Oil & Gas
crane power station
Power Generation
Emergency Response
Emergency Response

Our range of lifting services puts our mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes at your disposal, either as single units or as part of a large-scale, multi-unit contract. Whatever the size or scale of the task at hand, you can count on Ainscough Crane Hire to provide all the reliability, availability, expertise and capability you require.

Call Us today on 0800 272 637