Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Bicester. Operating the largest fleet of mobile cranes in the UK, Ainscough Crane Hire works from 30 strategic locations across the country, making us the only one able to provide a truly national service. Whether you require ad hoc mobile crane hire in Bicester, or you’re looking for multiple vehicles for a particularly heavy or complex lift in Bicester, you can count on Ainscough to provide all the reliability, expertise, availability 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.
With more than 40 years of experience behind us, Ainscough has a long history of providing peerless service to blue chip customers across a range of key sectors, delivering a diverse array of lifting services distinguished by our hallmarks of diligence, efficiency and precision. Our staff comprise some of the most knowledgable and respected experts in the lifting industry, including teams of crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.
This gives us a considerable pool of in house expertise that enables us to tackle all areas of a project, so you can always expect planning and engineering services of the very highest quality, giving you the confidence to ‘Make the Safe Choice’ with Ainscough Crane Hire.
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. As well as the initial design, we can also handle the risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.
All this detailed planning is undertaken by our own specialist engineers and contract lift managers here at Ainscough Crane Hire, with safety at the heart of everything we do. If your project is a particularly complex or heavy lift in Bicester, we can also provide several of our services in the form of one bespoke, turnkey package that’s tailored to your specific schedule and requirements.
With a large and diverse fleet at our disposal, we have a wealth of in-depth specialist experience with a variety of key sectors, including:
Our fleet encompasses mobile tower cranes, heavy cranes and crawler cranes, which we can make available in any location, either as an individual unit, or in tandem as part of a large, multi vehicle contract. Whatever the nature or scale of your project in Bicester, you can rely on Ainscough to deliver.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations