Market leading crane hire and contract lifting services in Rochdale. Ainscough operates the UK’s largest fleet of cranes from 30 strategic locations across the country, so we’re able to deploy to any location – making us the only one able to provide a truly national service. Safety is at the heart of everything we do, and when customers hire a crane from us, they also benefit from high quality planning services and industry-leading expertise.Get A Quote
We have numerous accreditations & awards for outstanding QHSE, including ISO 9001, 14001 & 18001.Learn More
We have one of the largest heavy haulage fleets in the UK, with 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.
Over more than 40 years of serving blue chip clients across a range of industries, we’ve distinguished our diverse range of lifting services with the distinctive hallmarks of precision, efficiency and diligence. All are delivered by the most knowledgeable, 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.
This gives us the in-house expertise to target all areas of a project, with planning, engineering services of the very highest quality – whether you require one-off mobile crane hire in Rochdale, industry-leading project management, or comprehensive contract lifting solutions.
Our contract lift solutions encompass a range of services in which we can undertake all aspects of the lift – spanning from initial consultation right through to execution. At the design phase, we use market leading Computer Aided Design software and BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the lift. If you choose, we can also handle the method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.
All this is carried out by our very own specialist engineers and contract lift managers here at Ainscough, giving you the confidence to ‘Make the Safe Choice’. For particularly high risk or complex lifts, our services also include the option for a bespoke, turnkey package that’s tailored to your exact requirements and schedule.
Our large and diverse fleet allows us to provide unrivalled service to a range of sectors, including:
This fleet comprises mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes, which can be made available as single units or as part of a multi unit contract project. So whether you require ad hoc mobile crane hire in Rochdale for a specific task, or several vehicles for a large scale contract lift, 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