Crane hire and contract lifting services in Nottinghamshire

Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Nottinghamshire. With the UK’s largest fleet of mobile cranes at our disposal, we operate from 30 strategic locations all across the country, making Ainscough Crane Hire the only one able to offer a truly national service. Whether your project requires ad hoc mobile crane hire in Nottinghamshire, or you need to hire multiple vehicles for a particularly heavy or complex lift, you can count on Ainscough to provide all the reliability, availability, expertise and capability you need.

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    0845 113 0448

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    Nearest Depot:
    Wingate Close,
    NG8 4LP

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 Nottinghamshire

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, our industry-leading lifting solutions have been distinguished by the hallmarks of diligence, precision and efficiency, all of which have helped to make us the first choice for blue chip customers across an array of sectors. We don’t outsource any of these lifting services, preferring instead to entrust them to the most knowledgeable, experienced and trusted experts in the lifting industry, including crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.

Drawing upon their combined pool of in-house expertise, this enables Ainscough Crane Hire to target all areas of a project, regardless of its scale or complexity – whether it involves one-off crane hire, industry leading project management, or comprehensive contract lift solutions in Nottinghamshire.

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Leading contract lift projects in Nottinghamshire

Our contract lifting solutions encompass a range of services in which our experts can undertake responsibility for every aspect of a project, from the initial consultation right through to the final execution. At the design phase, we typically use CAD software and BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the lift. This gives us a solid basis of information which can then be used for the subsequent risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.

All planning and execution for these services is undertaken by our very own engineers and managers at Ainscough Crane Hire, allowing you to have complete confidence when you ‘Make the Safe Choice’ with contract lifts in Nottinghamshire. We can even provide a bespoke, turnkey package for particularly demanding or heavy lifts, which we can tailor to your exact requirements and schedule.

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Exceptional service across a range of sectors

With 40 years of experience behind us, here at Ainscough we have a long history of providing market leading service to blue chip customers across a wide range of key industries, including:

  • Infrastructure
  • Petrochemical, oil and gas
  • Industrial
  • Power generation
  • Construction
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Our diverse fleet encompasses heavy cranes, mobile cranes and mobile tower cranes. We can make these available in any location, either as single units or as part of a multi vehicle contract. Whatever the size or scale of your operations in Nottinghamshire, you can rely on Ainscough Crane Hire to deliver.

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