Market leading crane hire and contract lifting services in Matlock. Placing safety at the heart of everything we do, Ainscough Crane Hire operates the UK’s largest fleet of cranes from 30 locations across the country. That makes us the only ones able to offer a truly national service, guaranteeing flawless project delivery to blue chip customers across a range of key sectors.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, Ainscough Crane Hire has been at the centre of an array of key sectors, using the size and range of our fleet to go above and beyond the expectations of our blue chip clients. Our diverse array of lifting services are distinguished by our hallmarks of diligence, precision and efficiency, and delivered by our in-house team – widely recognised as some of the most knowledgable, experienced and trusted experts in the lifting industry.
Our team encompasses teams of crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers. With their combined pool of expertise at our disposal, we’re able to handle all areas of any contract lift in Matlock, regardless of its scale or complexity.
Our contract lift solutions in Matlock covers a comprehensive array of services in which our experts can take on responsibility for every aspect of the job at hand. This spans from the initial design phase – in which we typically use CAD software or BIM modelling to scope out the exact requirements of the lift – all the way up to the method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.
We don’t outsource any part of this process – everything is handled by our very own specialist engineers and contract lift managers, giving you the total peace of mind you need to Make the Safe Choice with Ainscough Crane Hire. You can even choose to benefit from several of our services in the form of a bespoke, turnkey package – one that’s tailored to your exact schedule and requirements.
With one of the UK’s largest and most diverse fleets at our disposal, we’re capable of meeting and exceeding the expectations of our blue-chip clients across a variety of sectors. Our experts have a wealth of sector-specific experience with the following industries:
Our fleet encompasses mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes, which we can make available in any location. You can hire a crane either as a single unit for an ad-hoc job, or as part of a larger or more long-term multi unit project. In short, whatever the nature or scale of your project in Matlock, you can rely on Ainscough to provide all the expertise, availability, reliability and capability you need.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations