Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Bury. Operating from 30 strategic locations around the country, we’re able to deploy the UK’s largest fleet of mobile cranes to any location. This makes Ainscough Crane Hire the only one able to offer a truly national service, as well as providing our blue chip customers with high-quality planning services and industry-leading expertise. Whatever the nature or scale of your project in Bury, 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 has been at the centre of a range of specialist and essential sectors, providing market-leading lifting services distinguished by our hallmarks of precision, diligence and efficiency. Our team consists of the most knowledgeable and trusted experts in the lifting industry, encompassing teams of crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.
Their combined pool of in-house expertise gives us the ability to tackle all areas of a given project, no matter its size or complexity – ensuring that our customers can expect a truly unrivalled service.
Our contract lifting solutions span a range of services in which our experts can handle every aspect of the contract lift at hand. At the initial design phase, we use market-leading CAD software or BIM modelling to scope out the exact requirements of the lift. This gives us a solid foundation we can use to proceed to the next stages of the project, including the method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.
All this planning and engineering is undertaken by our own specialist engineers and contract lift managers, so you can have total confidence as you Make the Safe Choice with Ainscough Crane Hire. We can even provide several of our services in the form of a bespoke, turnkey package that’s tailored to your exact requirements and schedule.
With a large and diverse fleet at our disposal, we have a long history of serving blue chip clients across the following sectors:
Customers can take their pick from our diverse fleet of mobile cranes, including mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes. You can choose to hire a crane in Bury either as a single unit, or as part of a multi-unit project. Whatever the scale or complexity of the task at hand, you can rely on Ainscough to deliver.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations