Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Middleton. With the UK’s largest and most diverse fleet at our disposal, Ainscough operates from 30 strategic locations across the country. This makes us the only one able to provide a truly national service, with safety at the heart of everything we do. So, whether you’re looking to hire a crane in Middleton on an ad-hoc basis, or you need multiple vehicles for a particularly heavy or complex lift, you can rely on Ainscough to provide all the reliability, availability, expertise and capability you need.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 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.
With over 40 years of experience behind us, our diverse array of lifting services are distinguished by our hallmarks of precision, diligence and efficiency – making us the first choice for blue chip customers across a range of key sectors. Our team comprises the most knowledgeable and trusted experts in the lifting industry, including crane operators, contract lift managers, lift operatives and engineers, as well as health and safety officers.
This collective pool of in-house expertise equips us to undertake all aspects of any individual project, on even the most heavy or complex lifts in Middleton. Whether you require one-off mobile crane hire, industry leading project management, or comprehensive lifting solutions in Middleton, you can count on Ainscough Crane Hire to deliver.
Our contract lift solutions encompass a variety of services in which our experts can take responsibility for all aspects of the lift, from the initial consultation right through to final execution. At the initial design phase, we use market-leading CAD software and BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the lift. From there, we can then move onto the method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.
All this detailed planning is undertaken by our own specialist engineers and contract lift managers, enabling you have total confidence when you ‘Make the Safe Choice’ with Ainscough Crane Hire. We can even provide the option to choose several of our services in the form of a bespoke turnkey package, tailored to your exact requirements and schedule.
With more than four decades of experience behind us, we’ve got a wealth of specialist expertise in a variety of key sectors, including:
Our diverse array of lifting services puts our cranes at your disposal in any location, either as single units or as part of a multi-unit contract. Whatever the nature or scale of your contract lift in Middleton, you can rely on Ainscough Crane Hire to deliver.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations