Crane hire and contract lifting services in Dunstable

Market leading contract crane hire and contract lifting services in Dunstable. Ainscough Crane Hire is the only one able to offer a truly national service, operating the UK’s largest fleet of cranes operating from 30 strategic locations across the country. We can deploy to any location, with safety at the heart of everything we do. Whatever the nature or scale of your project or contract in Dunstable, you can rely on Ainscough Crane Hire to deliver.

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  1. Call

    0845 113 0466

  2. Address
    Nearest Depot:
    Unit 84,
    Swallowfield Way,
    Hayes Industrial Park,
    Dawley Road,
    UB3 1DQ

Why Choose Ainscough Crane Hire

  • QHSE

    We have numerous accreditations & awards for outstanding QHSE, including ISO 9001, 14001 & 18001.

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  • Availability

    From John O’ Groats to Lands End with the UK’s largest fleet of 400+ cranes across 30 locations.

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  • Reliability

    Stringent fleet maintenance schedules to increase availability & reliability.

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  • Experience

    Expertise on all aspects of a lift; from the initial consultation stage through to execution.

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Ainscough Crane Hire Services

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.

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  1. SafetySafety

    • 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).

  2. ReliabilityReliability

    • 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.

  3. AvailabilityAvailability

    • 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.

  4. ExperienceExperience

    • 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.

Largest fleet in the industry – 400+ Cranes

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.

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Expertise and dedicated logistics support

For more than 40 years, Ainscough has been using the size and range of our fleet to fulfil the requirements of our blue chip customers, with our distinctive hallmarks of diligence, precision and efficiency. Our diverse range of lifting services are carried out by our own in-house team, which comprises the most knowledgeable, experienced and trusted experts in the lifting industry.

This in-house team encompasses crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers. All of this enables us to target all areas of a project, providing planning, engineering and in-depth expertise of the very highest quality.

Contract Lift Projects

Leading contract lifting projects in Dunstable

Our contract lift solutions cover an array of services in which we can take full responsibility for every aspects of the lift, ranging from initial consultation right through to flawless execution. At the design phase, we use market leading CAD software and BIM modelling to scope the precise requirements of the lift. This enables us to move on to the method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.

We don’t outsource any of these services – everything is handled by our own in-house team. All that means you can always ‘Make the Safe Choice’ with Ainscough Crane Hire. For particularly complex or heavy lifts in Dunstable, we can provide the option to choose several of our services in one bespoke, turnkey package, tailored to your exact requirements and schedule.

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Exceptional service across a range of sectors

With a large and diverse fleet covering Dunstable and many other areas of the UK, we have a long history behind us of serving a multitude of essential sectors, including:

Petrochemical, Oil & Gas
Petrochemical, Oil & Gas
crane power station
Power Generation
Emergency Response
Emergency Response

Our fleet encompasses mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes, which we can deploy to anywhere in the UK. So, whether you need to hire a crane in Dunstable on an ad hoc basis, or you’re looking for multiple vehicles for longer-term, larger scale projects, you can always trust Ainscough Crane Hire to deliver.

Call Us today on 0800 272 637