Crane hire and contract lifting services in Rochester

Market leading crane hire and contract lifting services in Rochester. Ainscough Crane Hire is the only one able to provide a truly national service, operating one of the UK’s largest and most diverse fleet of cranes from 30 strategic locations across the country. We place safety at the heart of everything we do, so whether you’re looking to hire a crane in Rochester on an ad-hoc basis, or you need multiple vehicles for a particularly heavy or complex lift, you can rely on Ainscough to provide all the capability, availability, reliability and expertise and you need.

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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 Rochester

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

Over 40 years in operation, we’ve established a reputation as a UK leader in the lifting industry, providing a diverse array of lifting services to blue chip customers across the country. Each of these services are delivered by our own in-house team, which includes crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.

With this significant pool of in-house expertise, we’re able to tackle all areas of a project, while providing planning and engineering services of the very highest quality, so that you can always expect truly unrivalled service on even the heaviest or most complex lifts in Rochester.

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Leading contract lift projects in Rochester

Our comprehensive range of contract lift solutions in Rochester encompasses a full suite of services in which our experts can assume responsibility for all aspects of the lift. This can start right from the initial design phase, which we typically spec using market-leading CAD software or BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the project. From there, our specialist engineers and contract lift managers can then move on to the method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management and transport logistics, and round the clock management.

If your project entails a particularly high risk or complex lift in Rochester, we can even provide the option to choose several of our services in the form of a single bespoke, turnkey package – one that’s tailored to your exact requirements. All of this is designed to give you supreme confidence to ‘Make the Safe Choice’ with contract lifts in Rochester.

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Exceptional service across a range of sectors

With our large and diverse fleet, combined with the expertise of our staff, we have a vast amount of specific experience with the following key sectors:

• Infrastructure
• Petrochemical, oil and gas
• Industrial
• Power generation
• Construction

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Our diverse fleet comprises a wide range of mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes, which we can provide either as single units or as part of a multi-vehicle contract. Whatever the nature of scale of your project in Rochester, you can rely on Ainscough to deliver.

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