Crane hire and contract lifting services in Halton

Market leading crane hire and contract lifting services in Halton. We place safety at the heart of everything we do, operating the UK’s largest fleet of cranes from 30 strategic locations across the country. This makes us the only one able to offer a truly national service, whilst giving our customers access to high-quality planning services and industry-leading expertise. Whatever the nature or scale of your contract lift in Halton, you can rely on Ainscough to deliver.

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    0845 113 0430

  2. Address
    Nearest Depot:
    Unit U,
    Leyland Business Park,
    Centurion Way,
    Leyland,
    Lancashire,
    PR25 3GR

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 over 40 years, we’ve been delivering a diverse range of lifting services to blue chip clients across a range of key sectors, with our distinctive hallmarks of diligence, efficiency and precision. Our team comprises the most knowledgeable, experienced and trusted experts in the lifting industry, including teams of crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.

With this considerable pool of in-house expertise at our disposal, we can guarantee unrivalled service on even the most complex or heavy lift in Halton, whether you require one-off mobile crane hire, industry-leading project management, or comprehensive contract lifting solutions.

Contract Lift Projects

Leading contract lifting projects in Halton

Our contract lift solutions cover a range of services in which our experts can take responsibility for all aspects of the lift, right from the initial design phase. Here, we use CAD software or BIM modelling to scope the exact requirement of the lift, and can also handle initial risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics, and round the clock management.

All detailed planning is undertaken by our very own specialist engineers and contract lift managers here at Ainscough, and we also provide the option to choose a bespoke turnkey package that’s tailored to your exact requirements.

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Exceptional heavy lifting services across a range of sectors

With our large and diverse fleet, combined with the expertise of our staff, we have a vast amount of specific experience with the following key sectors:

  • Infrastructure
  • Petrochemical, oil and gas
  • Industrial
  • Power generation
  • Construction

Our diverse fleet comprises a wide range of mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes, which we can provide either as single units or as part of a multi-vehicle contract. Whatever the nature of scale of your project in Halton, you can rely on Ainscough to deliver.

Infrastructure
Infrastructure
Construction
Construction
Industrial
Industrial
Petrochemical, Oil & Gas
Petrochemical, Oil & Gas
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Power Generation
Emergency Response
Emergency Response
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