Market leading crane hire and contract lifting services in Croydon. Ainscough Crane Hire operates the UK’s largest fleet of mobile cranes from over 30 strategic locations across the country, making us the only one to offer a truly national service. We place safety at the heart of everything we do, offering our clients access to a diverse array of lifting services, including extensive 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 using the size and range of our fleet to fulfil the requirements of blue chip customers across a broad array of sectors. Precision, diligence and efficiency are the hallmarks of each of our lifting services, all of which are delivered by our own in-house team. This consists of the most knowledgeable, experienced and trusted experts in the lifting industry, including crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.
With their combined pool of in-house expertise at our disposal, we’re able to tackle all areas of a project, so you can always expect an unrivalled standard of service, including on even the most complex or heavy lifts in Croydon.
Our contract lift solutions encompass a range of services in which our experts can take responsibility for all aspects of the lift. This spans right from the initial design, where we normally use cutting-edge CAD software or BIM Modelling to scope the exact requirements of the project. This gives us a solid grounding from which we can then move onto method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.
We don’t outsource any of these tasks, preferring instead to complete them all with our own in-house team of specialist engineers and contract lift managers, so you can always have the complete peace of mind you need to ‘Make the Safe Choice’ with Ainscough Crane Hire in Croydon. Depending on the requirements and complexity of your contract lift in Croydon, you can even benefit from a bespoke turnkey package, tailored to your exact requirements and schedule.
With more than four decades of experience behind us, we’ve have a wealth of experience with a wide range of sectors and industries, including:
Our fleet encompasses tower cranes mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes, which we can make available in any location – either in tandem as part of a multi-unit project, or individually if you only need to hire a crane in Croydon on an ad-hoc basis. Whatever the nature or scale of your operations in Croydon, you can count on Ainscough to deliver.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations