Market leading crane hire and contract lifting services in Blackpool. Ainscough Crane Hire is the only one able to provide a truly national service. We operate the UK’s largest fleet of mobile cranes from 30 strategic locations across the country, enabling us to deploy to any location. Safety is at the heart of everything we do, so whether you require ad hoc mobile crane hire in Blackpool for a specific task, or several vehicles for a longer term, larger scale project, you can rely on Ainscough to deliver.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, Ainscough Crane Hire has been at the centre of a variety of specialist sectors, providing a diverse array of lifting services with our distinctive hallmarks of diligence, precision and efficiency. To meet the requirements of our blue chip customers, we employ the most knowledgeable, experienced and trusted experts in the lifting industry, encompassing teams of crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.
This gives us all the in-house expertise we need to target all areas of a project, with planning and engineering services of the highest quality. That means you can always expect a truly unrivalled service, whether you require one-off mobile crane hire, industry leading project management, or comprehensive contract lifting solutions in Blackpool.
Our contract lift solutions encompass a range of services in which our experts can take responsibility for all aspects of the lift, from initial consultation right through to final execution. This includes the initial design phase, where we use market-leading CAD software and BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the project. We can also handle the 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, so you can always have total peace of mind that you can ‘Make the Safe Choice’. We also provide the option to choose a bespoke, turnkey package that’s tailored to your own specific schedule and requirements.
Our fleet spans a wide range of mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes, which we use to serve a wide range of sectors, including:
We can make these cranes available in any location, either as single units or as part of a multi unit project. So when you hire a crane in Blackpool, 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