Market leading crane hire a contract lifting services in Hexham. Whether you’re looking to hire a crane in Hexham as a single vehicle, or you’re looking for multiple cranes to fulfil the requirements of a heavy or contract lift, you can rely on Ainscough Crane Hire to provide all the availability, reliability, capability and expertise you need. Safety is at the heart of everything we do, and we operate the UK’s largest fleet of cranes from 30 strategic locations across the country. This makes us the only one able to provide a truly national service – able to provide our customers not just with a great choice between cranes, but also access to unrivalled planning services and expertise.Get A Free 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
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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 at the centre of a broad variety of key sectors, using the size and range of our fleet to fulfil the requirements of our blue-chip customers. All of our lifting services are distinguished by our hallmarks of diligence, precision and efficiency, and delivered by some of the most respected and knowledgeable experts in the industry.
Our team comprises crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers. This gives us the ability to tackle all areas of a project, on even the most heavy or complex of lifts.
Our contract lifts solutions encompass a wide range of services in which Ainscough personnel can undertake all aspects of the lift, from the initial consultation right through to final execution. At the preliminary design phase, we typically use market leading CAD software and BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the lift. This gives us a solid initial grounding, allowing us to seamlessly move onto the subsequent risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management – any or all of which we can handle as required.
All this is undertaken by our very own specialist engineers and contract lift managers here at Ainscough, giving you the complete peace of mind, you need to ‘Make the Safe Choice’. If the project involves a particularly complex or heavy lift in Hexham, we can even provide the option to choose a bespoke, turnkey package that’s tailored to your exact requirements and schedule.
Our large, diverse fleet encompasses mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes. The diversity of our fleet gives us the flexibility to serve clients in a broad array of key sectors, including:
• Petrochemical, oil and gas
• Power generation
We’re able to make our cranes available in any location, either in groups for large, multi-unit contracts, or as individual units for ad-hoc crane hire. Whatever you choose, you can always count on getting a truly unrivalled service from Ainscough Crane Hire.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations