Market leading crane hire and contract lifting services in Leeds. Ainscough Crane Hire is the only one able to provide a truly national service. Operating the UK’s largest fleet of mobile cranes from 30 strategic locations across the country, we’re able to deploy to any location. Whether you need ad-hoc crane hire in Leeds, or multiple vehicles for a complex project or heavy lift, you can rely on Ainscough Crane Hire to provide all the reliability, availability, expertise and capability you require.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 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.
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.
Diligence, precision and efficiency are the hallmarks of our service, and for over 40 years we’ve been at the centre of a broad array of sectors, including (but not limited to) infrastructure, construction and power generation. Our diverse range of lifting services are planned and implemented by the most knowledgeable, experienced and trusted experts in the lifting industry, including crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.
This pool of in-house expertise gives us the capability to undertake every aspect of a project, regardless of its scale of complexity. Whether our customers require one-off mobile crane hire, industry leading project management, or comprehensive contract lifting solutions in Leeds, we can provide planning and engineering services of the very highest quality.
Our contract lifting solutions encompass a range of services in which we take responsibility for all aspects of the lift, spanning from the initial design right through to final execution. We use CAD software or BIM Modelling to scope the project’s exact requirements at the lift design stage, and can also handle the risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round-the-clock project management.
This enables you to have peace of mind in making the safe choice with Ainscough Crane Hire. For particularly complex or high-risk contract lifts in Leeds, our range of lifting services includes options for a bespoke turnkey package, tailored to your specific schedule and requirements.
Any of our fleet of mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes can be made available at any location, either as single units or as part of a large-scale, multi vehicle contract. We serve clients across a wide range of sectors, including:
With unrivalled capability and in-house expertise at our disposal, whatever the nature or timescale of your project in Leeds, you can rely on Ainscough Crane Hire to deliver.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations