Market leading crane hire and contract lifting services in Halifax. Placing safety at the heart of everything we do, Ainscough Crane Hire is the only one able to provide a truly national service for our customers, operating the UK’s largest fleet of cranes from 30 strategic locations across the country. Whether you need to hire a crane in Halifax on an ad-hoc basis, or you’re looking for multiple vehicles to undertake heavier or more complex lifts, you can rely on Ainscough 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 the last 40 years, we’ve been providing a diverse range of lifting services to blue chip clients across a wide array of industries, distinguishing our service with the hallmarks of diligence, precision and efficiency. All are delivered by our own in-house team, which includes lift operatives and engineers, crane operators, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.
Together, these people comprise the most knowledgable, experienced and trusted experts in the lifting industry, and their combined talents allow us to tackle any area of a given project, allowing our customers to benefit from planning and engineering services of truly unrivalled quality – whether the project at hand involves one-off mobile crane hire, industry-leading project management, or comprehensive contract lifting solutions.
Our contract lift solutions cover a wide range of services in which our experts are able to take on all aspects of an individual lift, from consultation right through to final execution. We use market leading Computer Aided Design software and BIM modelling at the design phase, to scope the exact requirements of the project. From there, we can also undertake responsibility for the risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.
Every aspect of this detailed planning process is handled by our own specialist engineers and contract lift managers, allowing you have total confidence when you ‘Make the Safe Choice’ with Ainscough Crane Hire.
With a large and diverse fleet at our disposal, we serve a wide range of specialist sectors, including:
Our fleet encompasses mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes, which we’re able to make available in any location – either as single units or as part of a multi unit project. So when you hire a crane in Halifax, you can rely on Ainscough to provide all the reliability, availability, expertise and capability you need.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations