Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Edgware. With safety at the heart of everything we do, Ainscough Crane Hire operates the UK’s largest fleet of cranes from 30 strategic locations across the country. That makes us the only one able to offer a truly national service. Our customers benefit from a highly diverse fleet that comprises tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes, which we provide alongside high-quality planning services and industry-leading expertise. Whatever the nature or scale of your project in Edgware, you can rely on Ainscough to deliver.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 providing a diverse array of lifting services to blue chip customers across a range of key industries. Our services are distinguished by our distinctive hallmarks of precision, diligence and efficiency, delivered by some of the most knowledgeable, trusted experts in the lifting industry. Our team comprises crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.
By drawing on their combined pool of in-house expertise, we able to tackle all areas of a project, guaranteeing unrivalled service on every project – including even the most complex or heavy of lifts.
Our contract lifting solutions encompass an array of services in which we’re able to take responsibility for all aspects of a given project, from concept right through to completion. At the initial design phase, we use CAD software and BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the lift, giving us a solid foundation from which we can then move on to the risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics, and round the clock management.
All planning and execution is done right here in house by our very own in-house experts, allowing you to have total confidence when you ‘Make the Safe Choice’. For any projects that involve particularly demanding or complex lifts in Edgware, we can also provide several of our services in the form of a single, bespoke turnkey package – one that’s tailored to your exact requirements and schedule.
The size and range of our fleet enables us to provide peerless service to a huge variety of key sectors, and we have a wealth of specialist expertise in the following sectors:
We can make our cranes available either as a single unit or as part of a large-scale, multi-unit contract in Edgware. When you hire a crane from Ainscough, you can trust us to provide all the reliability, availability, expertise and capability you need.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations