Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Oldham. At Ainscough Crane Hire, we operate the UK’s largest fleet for cranes from 30 strategic locations across the country, which enables us to deploy to any location across the UK, and making us the only one able to offer a truly national service. Whatever the nature or scale of your contract lift in Oldham, you can rely on Ainscough to deliver a truly unrivalled service, on even the most complex or heavy lift.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 over 40 years, we’ve provided a diverse array of lifting services distinguished by our hallmarks of diligence, precision and efficiency, using our size and range of fleet to fulfil the requirements of blue chip customers across a variety of key sectors. Our staff comprise some of the most respected and experienced professionals in the lifting industry, including teams of crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.
This gives us the in-house expertise to enable us to target all areas of a project, allowing our customers to benefit from planning, engineering and in-depth expertise of the very highest quality.
Our range of contract lifting solutions covers a broad range of services in which our experts can handle all aspects of the lift, right from the initial design. We specify this using market leading CAD software or BIM modelling, giving us a solid foundation we can then use to move onto the subsequent risk assessment, method statement provision, QSHE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.
All this detailed planning is undertaken by our specialist engineers and contract lift managers in-house, so you can ‘Make the Safe Choice’ with Ainscough Crane Hire. For particularly high risk or complex lifts, we can provide several of our services in a single turnkey package, tailored to your own individual specifications and requirements.
With a large and diverse fleet at our disposal, we have over four decades of experience in serving a range of specialist sectors including:
Each of our lifting services puts our wide range of mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes at your disposal, either as single units or as part of a multi unit project. Whether you need to hire a crane in Oldham on an ad hoc basis for a specific task, or several vehicles for longer term, larger scale projects, you can rely on Ainscough Crane Hire to provide all the reliability, availability, expertise and capability you need.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations