Market-leading crane hire and contract lifting services in Birmingham. With the UK’s largest fleet of mobile cranes, Ainscough Crane Hire is the only one able to offer a truly national service. We serve customers from 30 strategic locations across the country, giving us the flexibility to make cranes available anywhere in the UK.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 Crane Hire 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.
Ainscough Crane Hire has been operating for over 40 years in the infrastructure, petrochemical, oil and gas, industrial, power generation and construction projects and sectors, and today our team consists of the most experienced, knowledgeable and trusted experts in the lifting industry. This enables us to handle all planning and engineering, and provide all the in-depth expertise required for whatever for project at hand – whether you require one-off mobile crane hire, industry leading project management, or comprehensive contract lifting solutions in Birmingham.
Our diverse range of lifting services are distinguished by the hallmarks of precision, diligence and efficiency, and our extensive planning and management expertise is deployed alongside fleet capabilities of up to 1000 tonnes, enabling us to guarantee unrivalled execution on even the most complex or heavy lift projects.
Our contract lifting solutions encompass a range of services in which our experts undertake responsibility for all aspects of the lift, spanning the initial design (using CAD software or BIM Modelling) and risk assessment, to method statement provisions, QHSE analysis, road closure management and transport logistics, as well as round-the-clock management of single or multiple mobile cranes.
All detailed planning is handled by our specialist engineers and contract lift managers, so you can always ‘Make the Safe Choice’ when choosing contract lifting services in Birmingham, including the option of a bespoke turnkey package that’s tailored to your specific requirements and schedule.
With a large and diverse fleet at our disposal, we have a long history of serving clients across the following sectors:
Our customers can choose from a wide range of mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes, and can choose to hire a crane either as a single unit, or as part of a multi unit project. Whether you require ad hoc mobile crane hire in Birmingham 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