Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Chippenham. Ainscough operates the UK’s largest fleet of mobile cranes, operating from 30 strategic locations across the country. This enables us to deploy to any location in the UK, effectively making us the only one who can provide a truly national service. Our expansive fleet comprises mobile cranes, heavy cranes and mobile tower cranes, all of which are available alongside high quality 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 over 40 years, blue chip clients across a range of industries have come to associate our services with the hallmarks of precision, diligence and efficiency, all delivered by some of the industry’s most trusted and respected professionals. Our team comprises crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.
Their combined pool of in-house talent and expertise gives Ainscough Crane Hire the ability to target all areas of a given project, regardless of its scale or complexity. If the project in question is a particularly high risk of heavy lift in Chippenham, we can offer our customers the option to choose several of our services in the form of one bespoke turnkey package, specifically tailored to your exact schedule and requirements.
Our contract lifting solutions cover a broad range of services in which Ainscough’s specialist engineers and contract lift managers can undertake all aspects of the lift, beginning right at the initial design phase. Here, we typically use market leading CAD software or BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the lift, giving us a solid foundation from which we can move onto the subsequent risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.
We provide all these services in-house, allowing you to have complete peace of mind as you Make the Safe Choice with Ainscough Crane Hire – whether your project involves one-off crane hire, industry-leading project management, or comprehensive contract lifting solutions in Chippenham.
With an exceptionally large and diverse fleet of cranes at our disposal, we have four decades of experience in delivering unrivalled service across a range of key sectors, including:
We can make our cranes available anywhere in the UK, either as single units or as part of a large-scale, multi-unit contract. In short, whatever the size or scale of your project, you can count on Ainscough Crane Hire to provide all the reliability, availability, expertise and capability you need.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations