Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Lockerbie. Ainscough Crane Hire operates the UK’s largest and most diverse fleet of cranes from 30 strategic locations across the country, making us the only one able to deliver a truly national service. Safety is at the heart of everything we do, and whether you require ad hoc mobile crane hire in Lockerbie for a short-term contract, or multiple vehicles for a large scale project, you can rely on Ainscough for unrivalled availability, reliability, expertise and capability.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.
We have more than 40 years of history behind us in serving blue chip clients across a range of sectors, delivering our diverse range of lifting services with our distinctive hallmarks of diligence, precision and efficiency. Our team comprises the most knowledgeable, experienced and trusted experts in the lifting industry, encompassing teams of crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.
This gives us a pool of in-house expertise that allows us to tackle all areas of a project, providing planning, engineering and in-depth expertise of the very highest quality, so our customers can expect unrivalled service on everything from the most straightforward projects to the more complex or heavy lifts in Lockerbie.
Leading contract lift projects in Lockerbie
Our contract lift solutions encompass a range of services in which we can take on responsibility for all aspects of the lift, ranging right from initial consultation stages. Here, we typically use CAD software and BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the lift. This provides a solid grounding that allows us to move on to the subsequent risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.
All this gives you the confidence to Make the Safe Choice with Ainscough Crane Hire. For particularly complex or heavy lifts in Lockerbie, we can also provide the option for a bespoke, turnkey package, tailored to your specific schedule and requirements.
The size and diversity of our fleet enables us to deliver flawless service across a broad variety of key sectors, including (but not limited to):
• Petrochemical, oil and gas
• Power generation
Each of our lifting services puts our wide range of mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes at your disposal, either as single units or as part of a multi-unit project. Whether you’re planning to hire a crane on an ad-hoc basis for a specific task, or you’re looking for multiple vehicles for a long-term or large-scale project, you can rely on Ainscough Crane Hire to provide all the reliability, availability, expertise and capability you need.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations