Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in West Yorkshire. Ainscough Crane Hire operates the UK’s largest fleet of mobile cranes from 30 strategic locations across the country. That means we can deploy to any location, which makes us the only one able to offer a truly national service, always placing safety at the heart of everything we do. Alongside our diverse fleet of cranes, we also provide our customers with access to our industry-leading planning services and expertise. In short, whatever the nature or scale of your contract lift in West Yorkshire, you can trust 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, we’ve been using the size and range of our fleet to exceed the expectations of blue chip customers across an variety of key sectors, and our diverse array of lifting services are distinguished by our hallmarks of precision, diligence and efficiency. We don’t outsource any of the services – instead, they’re delivered by our very own in-house team, which comprises some of the industry’s most knowledgeable, experienced and trusted professionals. This encompasses crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers.
With their considerable pool of in-house expertise at our disposal, we’re able to tackle all areas of a project, including even the most heavy or complex lifts in West Yorkshire. Whatever the scale of your operations in West Yorkshire, you can count on Ainscough to provide a truly unrivalled service.
Our contract lifting solutions are a comprehensive range of services in which Ainscough personnel can undertake all aspects of the lift, ranging from the initial design, and continuing all the way through to the final execution. During early design phase, we typically use CAD software or BIM modelling to scope the project’s exact requirements, using this information to form the basis for the subsequent risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.
For particularly complex or heavy lifts in West Yorkshire, we can provide several of our services in the form of a single bespoke turnkey package, tailored to your individual requirements and schedule. That way, you can always ‘Make the Safe Choice’ with contract lifts in West Yorkshire.
Our wealth of in-house expertise encompasses the following sectors:
When you hire a crane in West Yorkshire or begin planning a contract lift, you’ll be able to take your pick of mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes from our diverse fleet. We can make these available in any location, so whatever the nature or scale of your project in West Yorkshire, you can rely on Ainscough to provide all the reliability, availability, expertise and capability you need.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations