Crane hire and contract lifting services in Irvine

Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Irvine. Ainscough operates the UK’s largest fleet of mobile cranes, operating from 30 strategic locations across the country. This enables us to deploy to any location in the UK, effectively making us the only one who can provide a truly national service. Our expansive fleet comprises mobile cranes, heavy cranes and mobile tower cranes, all of which we make available alongside high quality planning services and industry leading expertise.

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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 Crane Hire 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

We have been operating for over 40 years in the infrastructure, petrochemical, oil and gas, industrial, power generation and construction projects and sectors, and our team comprises some of the most experienced, knowledgeable and trusted experts in the lifting industry.

Our diverse range of lifting services are defined by our hallmarks of precision, diligence and efficiency. Whether you require one-off mobile crane hire, industry-leading project management, or comprehensive contract lifting solutions in Bristol, you can rely on Ainscough Crane Hire to provide all the planning, engineering and in-depth expertise required, deployed alongside fleet capabilities of up to 1000 tonnes. With this, we can guarantee flawless execution on even the most complex lift projects.

Contract Lift Projects

Leading contract lifting projects in Irvine

Our contract lift solutions encompass a range of services in which our own in-house team can undertake every aspect of a given lift, right from the initial design phase. During these initial stages, we use CAD software or BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the lift. From there, we can also handle the method statement provision, QHSE analysis and road closure management, transport logistics and round-the-clock management.

Everything is handled by our own specialist engineers and contract lift managers, allowing you to Make the Safe Choicewhen you choose Ainscough Crane Hire. For high risk or complex lifts in Irvine, we can combine several of our services into a single bespoke package thats tailored to your exact schedule and requirements.

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Exceptional service across a range of sectors

With four decades of experience behind us, here at Ainscough Crane Hire we’ve served customers in a wide range of key industries, including:

  • Infrastructure
  • Petrochemical, oil and gas
  • Industrial
  • Power generation
  • Construction
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Our diverse fleet is composed of heavy cranes, mobile cranes and mobile tower cranes, which we can make available either as single units or as part of a multi unit project. Whatever the size or scale of your operations in [PLACE], you can rely on Ainscough Crane Hire to provide all the expertise, availability, reliability and capability you need.

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