Crane hire and contract lifting services in Prescot

Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Prescot. With the UK’s largest and most diverse fleet of mobile cranes operating from 30 strategic locations across the country, at Ainscough Crane Hire we are proud to be the only one able to offer a truly national service. Throughout our 40 years of history (and counting), we’ve always taken care to place safety at the heart of everything we do, so whether you require ad hoc mobile crane hire in Prescot for a specific task, or multiple vehicles for longer-term, larger scale projects, you can count on us to deliver.

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    01257 473423

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    Ainscough Crane Hire Limited
    Bradley Hall,
    Bradley Lane,
    WN6 0XQ

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 Prescot

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 over 40 years, Ainscough has been at the centre of a range of key sectors, providing a diverse range of lifting services to blue chip customers, and making sure to distinguish them with our distinctive hallmarks of diligence, precision and efficiency. Our team comprises the most knowledgable, experienced and trusted experts in the lifting industry, including teams of crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.

Drawing on this comprehensive range of in-house expertise, we’re able to target all areas of a project, delivering planning, engineering and in-depth expertise of the very highest quality. So, whether you require one off mobile crane hire, industry leading project management, or comprehensive contract lifting solutions in Prescot, you can always trust Ainscough to provide a truly unrivalled service.

Contract Lift Projects

Leading contract lift projects in Skegness

Our range of contract lift solutions cover a range of services in which we’re able to take responsibility for all aspects of the lift, from the initial consultation right through to final execution. At the design phase, we use CAD software and BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the lift. From there, we can move onto the risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management, all of which we can undertake at your discretion, as and when they may be required.

We don’t outsource any of these services to unproven third parties, instead relying on the skills of our own in-house team, so that you can always ‘Make the Safe Choice’ with Ainscough Crane Hire. We can also cater to even the most complex or heavy lifts in Prescot with a bespoke turnkey package that’s tailored to your exact schedule and requirements.

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Exceptional service across a range of sectors

With a large and diverse fleet at our disposal, including tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes, we have a wealth of experience in serving a range of key sectors including:

  • Infrastructure
  • Petrochemical, oil and gas
  • Industrial
  • Power generation
  • Construction
Petrochemical, Oil & Gas
Petrochemical, Oil & Gas
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Power Generation
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Emergency Response

We can make our cranes available either as single units, or as part of a multi unit project in Prescot, so whatever the nature or scale of the task at hand, you can always count on Ainscough to provide all the reliability, availability, capability and expertise you need.

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