Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Burton Upon Trent. Ainscough Crane Hire operates the UK’s largest and most diverse fleet of cranes from 30 strategic locations across the country, making us the only one able to deliver a truly national service. Safety is at the heart of everything we do, and whether you require ad hoc mobile crane hire in Burton Upon Trent for a short term contract, or multiple vehicles for a large scale project, you can rely on Ainscough for unrivalled availability, reliability, expertise and capability.Get A Quote
We have numerous accreditations & awards for outstanding QHSE, including ISO 9001, 14001 & 18001.Learn More
We have one of the largest heavy haulage fleets in the UK, with 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
For more than 40 years, we’ve been at the centre of multiple key sectors, providing a diverse range of lifting services to an array of blue chip clients – all distinguished by our hallmarks of diligence, precision and efficiency. Our team comprises the most knowledgeable, trusted and experienced 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 the in-house expertise necessary to tackle all areas of a project, providing planning and engineering services of the very highest quality – so you can always expect a truly unrivalled service on even the most complex or heavy lifts in Burton Upon Trent.
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 over 40 years, Ainscough has been providing a diverse range of lifting services to clients across a wide range of sectors. Our hallmarks of diligence, precision and efficiency have made us the top choice for customers across the country, and our team comprises the most knowledgeable, experienced and trusted experts in the lifting industry. This includes crane operators, contract lift managers, lift operatives and engineers, and health and safety officers.
With this combined pool of expertise, we’re able to target every area of a project, so you can have the complete confidence to ‘Make the Safe Choice’ with Ainscough Crane Hire.
Our range of contract lifting solutions encompasses a broad range of services in which our experts can undertake all aspects of the lift, from the initial design all the way through to final execution. At the design phase, we use CAD software and BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the project, and can also take on responsibility for 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 managers, and for particularly high risk or complex lifts, we can even provide a bespoke turnkey package for your individual project – one that’s specifically tailored to your own requirements and deadlines.
Our large, diverse fleet encompasses mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes, giving us the flexibility to serve clients in a broad array of key sectors, including:
We can deploy these cranes to anywhere in the country, either in teams for large, multi-unit contracts, or as individual units for ad-hoc crane hire. Whatever you choose, you can count on receiving a truly unrivalled service, on even the most complex or heavy lifts in Burton Upon Trent.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations