Market-leading crane hire and contract lifting services in Cambridge. With the UK’s largest fleet of mobile cranes, Ainscough Crane Hire is the only one able to offer a truly national service. Operating from 30 strategic depots across the country, we’re able to deploy our mobile cranes to any location, alongside industry-leading expertise.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 com
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 sectors, delivering projects on-schedule with diligence, precision and efficiency. Whether you require industry-leading project management, one-off mobile crane hire, or comprehensive lift solutions in Cambridge, Ainscough can offer planning, engineering and in-depth expertise in tandem with fleet capabilities of up to 1000 tonnes, enabling us to guarantee flawless execution on small-scale projects, complex lifts and heavy lift projects alike.
Our contract lifting solutions encompass a range of services in which our experts can handle all aspects of the lift as required, from the initial design all the way through to final execution. We use CAD software or BIM Modelling to scope the exact requirements of the project and the initial risk assessment, and can also assume responsibility for method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.
The detailed lift planning and execution is undertaken by our experts at Ainscough Crane Hire, so you can always be sure of making the safe choice with our contract lifting services in Cambridge, allowing you to choose anything from one-off crane hire all the way up to a bespoke turnkey package, tailored to your specific schedule and requirements.
Our breadth and depth of expertise, together with our large fleet of diverse crane types, allows us to serve a range of sectors and industries. These include:
Whether you’re looking for ad-hoc mobile crane hire in Cambridge for a short-term contract, or several cranes as part of a larger-scale, multi-unit contract project, Ainscough Crane Hire can use our fleet of mobile cranes, mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes to provide all the availability, knowledge and capability you need.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations