Crane hire and contract lifting services in Sleaford

Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Sleaford. Throughout more than 40 years in operation here at Ainscough Crane Hire, we’ve always placed safety at the heart of everything we do. We operate the UK’s largest fleet of cranes from 30 strategic locations across the UK. This allows us to deploy to any location in the country, making us the only one able to guarantee a truly national service. When you choose Ainscough Crane Hire, you can always count on unrivalled service on even the most heavy or complex lifts in Sleaford.

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    01278 767051

  2. Address
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    Wingate Close,
    NG8 4LP
    0845 113 0448

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

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 more than four decades, we’ve been using our diverse range of lifting services to serve blue chip clients across a range of core industries. These lifting services are distinguished by our hallmarks of diligence, precision and efficiency, all delivered by an in-house team of the most knowledgeable and trusted professionals in the industry. We don’t outsource any of our services, so we can always be sure we’re adhering to our own high standards. Instead, our team comprises crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.

This gives us access to a considerable pool of in-house expertise, enabling us to provide planning, engineering and lifting services of the very highest quality. We apply our extensive planning and management expertise in tandem with fleet capabilities up to 1000 tonnes, so we can guarantee flawless execution on even the most complex or heavy lift in Sleaford.

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Leading contract lift projects in Sleaford

Our range of contract lifting solutions covers a wide array of services in which we can handle all aspects of a lift, from the initial design and risk assessment all the way up to final execution. Market leading CAD software and BIM modelling is used at the design stage to scope the exact requirements of the project. Should you require, we can also use this as a basis to take care of the method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.

Our specialist engineers and contract lift managers can take care of all the detailed planning on your behalf, giving you the confidence to ‘Make the Safe Choice’ with Ainscough Crane Hire. Depending on the nature and requirements of the project, we can even combine several of our services into the form of a bespoke turnkey package, so you can enjoy all the benefits of one that’s tailored specifically to your requirements and schedule.

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Exceptional service across a range of sectors

With a large and diverse fleet of cranes at our disposal, we have a wealth of experience across a wide range of 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

Each one of our lifting services puts our wide range of crawler cranes, mobile tower cranes, and heavy cranes at your disposal – either as a single unit, or as part of a multi-unit contract. Whatever the requirements of your own individual project, you can count on Ainscough to deliver.

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