Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Cheltenham. Ainscough operates the UK’s largest fleet of cranes from 30 strategic locations across the country. We can deploy these cranes to any location, making us the only one able to offer a truly national service, which includes high quality planning services and industry leading expertise. Whether you’re looking for ac hoc mobile crane hire in Cheltenham for a specific task, or multiple vehicles for longer term, larger scale projects, you can count on Ainscough Crane Hire to provide all the reliability, availability, expertise and capability you need.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 four decades, we’ve been using our diverse array of lifting services to bring success to our blue chip customers across a wide variety of key sectors, alongside unrivalled knowledge and expertise from some of the most experienced and trusted professionals in the industry. Our team encompasses lift operatives and engineers, crane operators, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers, all working together to deliver flawless execution on even the most heavy or complex lift projects.
We deliver our services with our hallmarks of diligence, precision and efficiency, which have made us the premier choice for customers across the UK. Whether you require industry-leading project management, one-off crane hire, or comprehensive lifting solutions in Cheltenham, you can rely on Ainscough to deliver a truly unrivalled service.
Our contract lifting solutions cover a comprehensive range of lifting solutions, in which we can handle every aspect of any individual lift, from the initial consultation right through to final execution. At the design phase, we use market-leading CAD software and BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the lift, which gives us a solid foundation to move onto the subsequent 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 lift managers, which gives you the complete peace of mind necessary to ‘Make the Safe Choice’ with Ainscough Crane Hire. In cases where a particularly high risk or heavy lift in Cheltenham is concerned, we can even provide several of our services in tandem, in the form of a bespoke, turnkey package that’s tailored to your exact schedule and requirements.
We have extensive experience in a variety of key sectors, including:
When you hire a crane in Cheltenham, or embark upon the planning stages for a contract lift, you have the freedom to choose from a number of cranes in our diverse fleet, which encompasses mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes or heavy cranes. We can make these available in any location, either as single units or as part of a multi unit project, so whatever the nature of your operations in Cheltenham, you can count on Ainscough to deliver.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations