Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Stamford. Operating the UK’s largest fleet of mobile cranes, Ainscough Crane Hire is the only one able to provide a truly national service. With safety at the heart of everything we do, we can deploy to any location, thanks to our 30 strategic locations across the country. Whatever your reasons for crane hire in Stamford, you can rely on Ainscough to provide all the reliability, availability, expertise and capability you need.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.
With more than 40 years of experience behind us, we’ve been serving blue chip customers across the country with a diverse array of lifting services, all distinguished by our distinctive hallmarks of diligence, precision and efficiency. Our team comprises the most knowledgeable and trusted experts in the lifting industry, encompassing teams of crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.
By drawing on our team’s combined pool of expertise, we’re able to target all areas of a given project, on even the most complex or heavy lifts. Our customers can always expect a truly unrivalled service, whether you require one-off mobile crane hire, industry-leading project management, or comprehensive contract lifting solutions in Stamford.
Our contract lifting solutions encompass a range of services in which we can handle all aspects of the lift, right from the initial design stages. Here, we use market-leading CAD software or BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the project, giving us a solid foundation to move onto the risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management and transport logistics, and round the clock management.
For the most heavy or complex lifts, we also provide our customers with the option to choose a bespoke, turnkey package, tailored to an exacting set of requirements and schedules.
We have a wealth of specific experience in the following key sectors:
Our large and diverse fleet encompasses mobile cranes, mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes, which we can make available either as single units, or as part of a multi-unit contract in Stamford. Whatever the size or scale of your project, you can count on Ainscough to deliver.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations