Crane hire services in Macclesfield

Market leading crane hire and contract lifting services in Macclesfield. Operating from 30 strategic locations, Ainscough is the only one able to offer a truly national service. We can deploy to any location, giving us the size and range of fleet to fulfil the requirements of our blue chip customers. Safety is at the heart of everything we do, and our breadth of experience allows us to undertake any contract lift project, regardless of its scale or complexity.

Whether you require ad hoc mobile crane hire in Macclesfield for a specific job, or heavy cranes for longer-term, larger scale projects, you can rely on Ainscough Crane Hire to provide all the reliability, availability and capability you need.

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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

For more than 40 years, Ainscough Crane Hire has been at the centre of a number of key industries, serving our blue chip clients with precision, diligence and efficiency. Our diverse range of lifting services are carried out by the most knowledgable, 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.

This gives us a wealth of in-house expertise that allows us to access all areas of a project, so that Ainscough customers can always expect planning, engineering and in-depth expertise of the very highest quality – regardless of the scale or complexity of the task at hand.

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Leading contract lift projects in Macclesfield

Our contract lifting solutions cover a suite of services in which our in-house experts can assume responsibility for all aspects of a given project, spanning from the initial consultation right through to final execution. In the early design phases, we typically use market-leading CAD software or BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the lift. That gives us a solid grounding for us to proceed with the risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.

All planning and execution of these services is undertaken by our very own experts here at Ainscough, so that you’ve always got total peace of mind to Make the Safe Choice when you hire a crane in Macclesfield. If your project involves a particularly complex or heavy lift in Macclesfield, we can even provide the option to combine several of our services together in a single, bespoke package, geared towards your specific schedule and requirements.

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Exceptional service across a range of sectors

Our cranes can be made available either as single units, or in several units as part of a multi-unit contract. We have extensive experience in serving a number of sectors, including:

  • Infrastructure
  • Petrochemical, oil and gas
  • Industrial
  • Power generation
  • Construction
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We can deploy any of our fleet of mobile cranes, mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes or heavy cranes to any location in Manchester – so whatever the nature or scale of your project, you can rely on Ainscough to deliver.

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