Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Southwell. At Ainscough Crane Hire, we place safety at the heart of everything we do, operating the UK’s largest and most diverse fleet of cranes from 30 strategic locations across the country. That makes us the only one able to provide a truly national service, with an expansive fleet that comprises mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes. Whatever the nature or scale of your contract lift in Southwell, you can always count on Ainscough to deliver.Get A Quote
We have numerous accreditations & awards for outstanding QHSE, including ISO 9001, 14001 & 18001.Learn More
From John O’ Groats to Lands End with the UK’s largest fleet of 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.
For more than 40 years here at Ainscough Crane Hire, we’ve been serving blue chip clients across an array of sectors, providing them with access to a diverse array of lifting services all distinguished by our hallmarks of diligence, precision and efficiency. We don’t outsource any of these services – to ensure that we can maintain the high standards that our customers have come to expect, each of our crane hire services is delivered by our very own in-house team. That includes crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.
Drawing on their combined pool of expertise, we’re able to tackle all areas of a project, including on even the heaviest or most complex lifts in Southwell. Whatever the nature of your project, you’ll always ‘Make the Safe Choice’ with Ainscough Crane Hire.
Our contract lift solutions cover a range of services in which our experts can handle every part of the lift, spanning from the initial consultation right through to final execution. During the first design phase, we use CAD software and BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements for the lift. Should you require, we can then use this as a basis for moving on to the subsequent risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.
Our comprehensive range of services mean you can always Make the Safe Choice with Ainscough Crane Hire. We can even provide several of our services in tandem if yours is a particularly complex or heavy lift in Southwell, so you can enjoy all the benefits of a bespoke turnkey package that’s tailored to your exact deadlines and requirements.
With the UK’s largest and most diverse fleet of cranes at our disposal, at Ainscough Crane Hire we’re perfectly positioned to provide market-leading service to a wide range of essential sectors, including:
and mobile tower cranes, which we’re able to put at your disposal either as a single unit or as part of a multi unit project. Whatever the nature or scale of your project in Southwell, you can trust us to provide all the reliability, availability, capability and expertise you need.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations