Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Derby. 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 across the country, making us the only one able to offer a truly national service. Whether you require ad hoc mobile crane hire in Derby, or several vehicles for longer term, larger scale projects, you can rely 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 over 40 years we have been at the centre of multiple key sectors, providing a diverse array of lifting services to meet the requirements of our blue chip clients. Diligence, precision and efficiency are all the hallmarks of our service, carried out by the most knowledgeable, experienced and trusted experts in the lifting industry. This includes teams of crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.
This considerable pool of in-house expertise gives us the ability to target all areas of a project with planning and engineering services of the very highest quality – giving you peace of mind to Make the Safe Choice with Ainscough Crane Hire. You can also choose to benefit from several of our services in the form of a single turnkey package, tailored to your individual schedule and requirements.
Our contract lift solutions in Derby encompass a range of services in which we can undertake all aspects of the lift from the initial consultation right through to flawless execution. At the initial design phase, we use market-leading CAD software to scope the exact requirements of the lift. This gives us a solid foundation to perform the risk assessment, as well as handle the method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.
All this detailed planning is undertaken by our very own specialist engineers and contract lift managers, so you can always be sure of Making the Safe Choice with Ainscough Crane Hire. We also include the option to choose a bespoke, turnkey package that’s tailored to your exact requirements and deadlines.
Our fleet spans a full range of mobile tower cranes, crawler and heavy cranes. We can make these available in any location, either as single units or as part of a multi unit contract. We have a wealth and depth of experience in the following areas:
We specialise in particularly complex or heavy lifts, so whatever the nature or scale of your contract lift in Derby, you can rely on Ainscough Crane Hire to deliver.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations