Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Cannock. Ainscough Crane Hire operates the UK’s largest and most diverse fleet of cranes from 30 strategic locations across the country. This enables us to deploy to any location, making us the only one able to provide a truly national service. We place safety at the heart of everything we do, giving our customers a wide range of choice between crawler cranes, mobile tower cranes, as well as access to highly efficient planning services and 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 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, we’ve been serving blue chip clients across a wide range of key sectors, delivering an array of lifting services all distinguished by our hallmarks of diligence, precision and efficiency. We guarantee unrivalled service on each one by only ever using our in-house team, which comprises some of the most knowledgeable and respected experts in the lifting industry – including teams of crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.
Their collective expertise gives us the ability to target all areas of a project, delivering flawless execution on even the heaviest or most complex lift in Cannock. Whether you require one-off mobile crane hire, industry-leading project management, or comprehensive contract lifting solutions in Cannock, you can count on Ainscough to deliver.
Our contract lift solutions encompass a raft of services in which Ainscough personnel can handle every aspect of a given project, right from the initial design phase. Here, we use CAD software or BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of a lift, and from there we can also handle the subsequent risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis and road closure management, transport logistics and round-the-clock management.
All detailed planning is undertaken by our very own specialist engineers and contract lift managers, giving you the total confidence to ‘Make the Safe Choice’ when you choose Ainscough Crane Hire. For projects that involve a particularly complex or heavy lift in Cannock, we also provide the option to combine several of our services into a bespoke turnkey package, one that’s tailored to your exact schedule and requirements.
With four decades of experience and a highly experienced team, we have a long history of completing increasingly ambitious projects for blue-chip clients in the following key sectors:
Our fleet of cranes includes mobile cranes, heavy cranes, crawler cranes and mobile tower cranes, giving you plenty of options whether you just want to hire a crane in Cannock individually, or you need multiple vehicles for a full scale contract lift. Whatever the case, you can rely on Ainscough Crane Hire to provide all the expertise, availability, reliability and capability you need.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations