Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Barnsley. With the UK’s largest fleet of mobile cranes at our disposal here at Ainscough Crane Hire, we operate from 30 strategic locations across the country. This gives us the ability to deploy to any location, making us the only one able to offer a truly national service. Safety is at the heart of everything we do, and our clients benefit not just from the versatility of our fleet, but also our high quality planning services and industry-leading expertise.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 using the size and range of our fleet to fulfil and exceed the expectations of blue chip customers across an variety of key sectors, and our diverse array of lifting services are distinguished by our hallmarks of precision, diligence and efficiency. Our staff comprises some of the industry’s most knowledgeable, experienced and trusted professionals – our team encompasses crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.
This considerable pool of in-house expertise gives us the ability to tackle all areas of a project, including even the most heavy or complex lifts in Barnsley. Whatever the scale of your operations in Barnsley, you can count on Ainscough to provide a truly unrivalled service.
Our contract lift solutions encompass a range of services in which we can take on responsibility for all aspects of the lift, right from the initial design phase. Here, we typically use CAD software or BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements or the project, helping us to formulate a basis for the risk assessment. From there, we can then move onto the method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.
That means you can have total confidence to Make the Safe Choice with Ainscough Crane Hire, with all detailed planning undertaken by our own specialist engineers and contract lift managers. Wherever a particularly high risk lift in Barnsley is concerned, we even provide the option to choose several of our services in the form of a bespoke, turnkey package – one that’s tailored to your specific schedule and requirements.
With one of the UK’s largest and most diverse fleets at our disposal, we have extensive experience in serving a wide range of sectors, including:
When you hire a crane from us, you can choose from our mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes, which we can make available in any location either as single units, or as part of a multi-unit contract. Whatever the nature of your project in Barnsley, you can rely on Ainscough to provide all the reliability, availability, expertise and capability you need.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations