Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Otley. We operate the UK’s largest fleet of cranes from 30 strategic locations across the country. Here at Ainscough Crane Hire, we are the only one capable of providing a truly national service.
For more than four decades, we’ve placed safety at the heart of everything we do . And we’ve been using the size and range of our fleet to meet (and exceed) the expectations of blue chip clients across a wide range of sectors. Whatever the nature or scale of your project in Otley, you can rely on Ainscough to deliver.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, our array of lifting services has been distinguished by our hallmarks of diligence, precision and efficiency. These are at the heart of everything we do here at Ainscough, and we use these principles to provide unrivalled service to blue chip customers across a variety of key industries, all delivered by our own highly respected in-house staff – comprising teams of crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.
Their combined expertise gives us the ability to target all areas of a given project, providing planning and engineering services of the very highest quality, and guaranteeing unparalleled service on even the most complex or heavy lifts.
Our contract lift solutions encompass a range of services in which our own in-house team can undertake every aspect of a given lift, right from the initial design phase. During these initial stages, we use CAD software or BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the lift. From there, we can also handle the method statement provision, QHSE analysis and road closure management, transport logistics and round-the-clock management.
Everything is handled by our own specialist engineers and contract lift managers, allowing you to ‘Make the Safe Choice’ when you choose Ainscough Crane Hire. For high risk or complex lifts in Otley, we can combine several of our services into a single bespoke package that’s tailored to your exact schedule and requirements.
With a large and diverse fleet of cranes for hire, we can serve clients across a range of key sectors, including:
Whether you’re looking to hire a crane in Otley on an ad-hoc basis, or you’re after multiple vehicles for larger-scale, long-term projects, you can count 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