Market leading crane hire and contract lifting services in Exmouth. We operate the UK’s largest fleet of cranes from 30 strategic locations across the country, making us the only one able to offer a truly national service. We place safety at the heart of everything we do, and in addition to our diverse fleet of cranes, we also offer our blue chip customers 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 more than 40 years, we’ve been serving blue chip customers across a range of sectors with our diverse array of lifting services, distinguished by our hallmarks of diligence, efficiency and precision. All our carried out by our in-house team, who comprise some of the most knowledgeable and trusted experts in the lifting industry, including teams of crane operators, contract lift managers, lift operatives and engineers, and health and safety officers.
With this considerable pool of in-house expertise at our disposal, we’re able to tackle all areas of a given project, allowing our customers to benefit from planning, engineering and in-depth expertise of the very highest quality – whether they require one off mobile crane hire, industry leading project management, or comprehensive contract lifting solutions in Exmouth.
Our range of contract lifting solutions covers a range of services in which our experts can handle all aspects of the lift, right from the initial design stages. Here, we typically use market-leading CAD software or BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the lift, and from there we can then take care of the subsequent risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics, and round the clock management.
All detailed planning is undertaken by our own contract lift managers and specialist engineers, giving you the total peace of mind necessary to ‘Make the Safe Choice’ with Ainscough Crane Hire. Depending on the requirements and the complexity of the project, you can even benefit from a bespoke turnkey package, one that’s tailored to your exact requirements and schedule.
For decades, we’ve been providing exceptional service to clients in the following key sectors:
Our customers can choose from a wide range of mobile cranes in Exmouth, including mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes. These can be hired either as single units, or as part of a large scale, multi unit project. Whatever the nature or scale of the job at hand, you can rely on Ainscough to deliver.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations