Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Belford. We place safety at the heart of everything we do here at Ainscough Crane Hire, operating the UK’s largest fleet of cranes from 30 strategic locations all across the country. The size and range of our fleet enables us to fulfil the requirements of our blue chip customers across the UK, who choose us not just for the capabilities of our vehicles, but also for the unrivalled planning services and industry-leading expertise we can provide. Whatever the nature of your complex or heavy lift in Belford, you can rely on Ainscough Crane Hire to deliver.Get A Free 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
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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, Ainscough has been using the size and range of our fleet to deliver outstanding service for our customers, one that’s distinguished by our distinctive hallmarks of diligence, precision and efficiency. We don’t outsource any of our individual lifting services – instead, our diverse range of lifting services are carried out by our own in-house team, which comprises the most knowledgeable, experienced and trusted experts in the lifting industry.
This in-house team encompasses crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers. All of this enables us to target all areas of a project, providing planning, engineering and in-depth expertise of the very highest quality.
Our contract lift solutions cover a broad range of services in which our experts can undertake responsibility for all aspects of the lift. This spans right from the initial design phase – in which we use CAD software or BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the lift – all the way through to final execution. If you choose, we also have the equipment and expertise in-house to handle the subsequent risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.
As we touched on above, none of this is outsourced to third parties – instead, it’s all undertaken by our own specialist engineers and contract lift managers here at Ainscough Crane Hire. If your planned operations involve a heavy or complex lift in Belford, we can provide several of our services in the form of one bespoke, turnkey package that’s tailored to your specific schedule and requirements.
As operators of the UK’s largest and most diverse fleet, we’re able to deploy our fleet to almost any location. We can put our mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and even heavy cranes at your disposal, alongside a particular wealth of expertise with the following sectors:
• Petrochemical, oil and gas
• Power generation
Whether you require ad hoc mobile crane hire in Belford for a specific task, or multiple vehicles for longer term, larger scale projects, you can rely on Ainscough Crane Hire to provide all the reliability, availability, expertise and capability you need.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations