Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Stratford. We place safety at the heart of everything we do here at Ainscough Crane Hire, operating the UK’s largest fleet of cranes from 30 strategic locations all across the country. The size and range of our fleet enables us to fulfil the requirements of our blue chip customers across the UK, who choose us not just for the capabilities of our vehicles, but also our unrivalled planning services and industry-leading expertise. Whatever the nature of your complex or heavy lift in Stratford, you can rely on Ainscough Crane Hire 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, we’ve been using our diverse range of lifting services to serve blue chip clients across a range of core industries. Our customers benefit not just from the size and diversity of our fleet, but also the industry-leading expertise of our team, which comprises the most knowledgable and trusted experts in the lifting industry – including teams of crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.
This gives us the ability to target all areas of a project, allowing you to benefit from planning and engineering services of the very highest quality – whether you require one-off mobile crane hire, market-leading project management, or comprehensive contract lifting solutions in Stratford.
Our contract lift solutions cover a range of services in which our experts can take responsibility for all aspects of the lift, right from the initial design phase. Here, we use CAD software or BIM modelling to scope the exact requirement of the lift, and can also handle initial risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics, and round the clock management.
All detailed planning is undertaken by our very own specialist engineers and contract lift managers here at Ainscough, and we also provide the option to choose a bespoke turnkey package that’s tailored to your exact requirements.
With a large and diverse fleet, our experts have a wealth of experience with the following sectors:
Our fleet comprises 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 Stratford. Whether you’re planning to hire a crane on a one-off basis, or you need several vehicles for a large scale project, you can rely on Ainscough to deliver all the reliability, availability, expertise and capability you need.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations