Market leading crane hire and contract lifting services in Sheffield. Whether you wish to hire a crane in Sheffield on an ad-hoc basis, or you require several vehicles for a large-scale heavy lift, you can rely on Ainscough Crane Hire to provide all the reliability, availability, expertise and capability you need. We operate the UK’s largest fleet of mobile cranes from 30 strategic locations across the country, and the size and range of this fleet enables us to deploy to any location, making us the only one able to offer a truly national service.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 Crane Hire 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.
Precision, diligence and efficiency are the hallmarks of our offering, and safety is at the heart of everything we do. For over 40 years we’ve been operating at the centre of a broad range of industries, including (but not limited to) infrastructure, petrochemical and construction, and today our team consists of the most knowledgeable, trusted and experienced experts in the lifting industry, encompassing crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.
This combined expertise gives us the ability to undertake all aspects of a project, providing planning and engineering services of the very highest quality. This means Ainscough customers can have peace of mind in a truly unrivalled service.
Our contract lifting solutions are a comprehensive range of services in which Ainscough Crane Hire can undertake all aspects of the lift, from the initial design phase all the way through to final execution. At the outset, we use CAD software or BIM Modelling to scope the exact requirements of the project, and perform the risk assessment. From there, we can also handle method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round-the-clock management, enabling you to ‘Make the Safe Choice’ with a contract lift in Sheffield.
For particularly complex lifts, or those which are deemed to have a high level of risk involved, we can provide our services as part of a bespoke turnkey package, which is tailored to your specific schedule and requirements.
Our diverse fleet of mobile cranes and depth of expertise allows us to serve a wide range of sectors here at Ainscough Crane Hire. These sectors include:
We can provide our tower cranes, crawler cranes or heavy cranes as single units, or several as part of a multi-unit contract project, alongside high-quality planning services and industry-leading expertise. Whether you require one-off mobile crane hire, industry leading project management, or comprehensive contract lifting solutions in Sheffield, you can count on Ainscough Crane Hire to deliver.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations