Crane hire and contract lifting services in North London

Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in North London. At Ainscough Crane Hire, we operate the UK’s largest and most diverse fleet of cranes from 30 strategic locations across the country.

This means we’re able to deploy to any location, making us the only one able to offer a truly national service – all the while giving our customers access to high quality planning services and industry-leading expertise. Whether you’re looking for ad-hoc mobile crane hire in North London for a specific task, or you need a small fleet of vehicles for a more large-scale project, you can trust Ainscough Crane Hire to provide all the reliability, availability, expertise and capability you need.

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  1. Address
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    Ainscough Crane Hire Limited
    Unit CN210,
    Codham Hall,
    Great Whalley,
    CM13 3JT

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 in North London

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.

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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 four decades, we’ve been providing a diverse array of lifting services to blue chip clients across variety of specialist industries, distinguishing ourselves through our hallmarks of diligence, precision and efficiency. We don’t outsource any of these services. Instead, they’re overseen and carried out by our own in-house team, consisting of some of the industry’s most knowledgeable and respected professionals – including crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.

With their considerable expertise at our disposal, we’re able to target all areas of a given project – so that you can always expect truly unrivalled service on even the heaviest or most complex lift in North London.

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Leading contract lift projects in North London

Our contract lifting solutions encompass an array of services in which we’re able to take responsibility for all aspects of the lift, from initial consultation right through to final execution. During the early design phases, we typically use market leading CAD software and BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the lift. From here, we can then move on to the risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management. (Depending on the nature of your project, we can offer all of these services in tandem, or simply undertake them individually as required.)

Our own in-house specialist engineers and contract lift managers handle every aspect of this detailed planning process, so that you always have the Safe Choice with Ainscough Crane Hire. We can also provide several of our services in tandem for particularly complex or heavy lifts in North London, so you can benefit from a bespoke, turnkey package that’s tailored to an exacting set of schedules and requirements.

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Exceptional service across a range of sectors

With a large and diverse fleet at our disposal, we serve a wide range of specialist sectors, including:

  • Infrastructure
  • Petrochemical, oil and gas
  • Industrial
  • Power generation
  • Construction
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Emergency Response

Our fleet encompasses mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes, which we’re able to make available in any location – either as single units or as part of a multi unit project. So when you hire a crane in North London, you can always count on Ainscough to deliver.

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