Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Ilchester. Operating from 30 strategic locations across the country, Ainscough Crane Hire is the only one able to provide a truly national service. We place safety at the heart of everything we do, with the UK’s largest fleet of cranes at our disposal. We also provide our customers with access to high quality planning services and industry leading expertise, ensuring that they can always count on a truly unrivalled service.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 our diverse array of lifting services to blue chip customers working in a number of key sectors. Our diverse array of lifting services are distinguished by precision, diligence and efficiency, and we have the size and range of fleet to meet and exceed our customers’ expectations.
Our lifting services are delivered by some of the most 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. By drawing on this considerable pool of in house expertise, we’re able to target all areas of a project, whether our customers require one-off mobile crane hire in Ilchester, industry leading project management, or comprehensive contract lifting solutions in Ilchester.
Our contract lift solutions in Ilchester cover a range of services in which Ainscough personnel can undertake all aspects of the lift, right from the initial design phase. Here, we use market leading CAD software or BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the lift. This gives us a solid foundation from which we can move onto the risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.
All this detailed planning is handled by our own in-house engineers and contract lift managers, so that you’ve always got the complete confidence to Make the Safe Choice with Ainscough Crane Hire. If it suits, we can even provide you with the option to choose several of our services in the form of a bespoke turnkey package, tailored to your exact requirements and schedule.
We have one of the largest fleets of cranes in the UK, encompassing mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes, which we can provide at any location either as single units, or as part of a multi unit contract. We also have a wealth of expertise with the following sectors:
In short, whatever the nature or scale of your contract lift in Ilchester, you can rely on Ainscough Crane Hire to supply all the reliability, availability, capability and expertise you need.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations