Market-leading crane hire and contract lifting services in Weston-Super-Mare. Operating the UK’s largest fleet of cranes from 30 strategic locations across the country, at Ainscough Crane Hire we can deploy to any location, making us the only one able to offer a truly national service. We place safety at the heart of everything we do, providing our blue-chip clients access to a wide range of cranes, as well as high-quality planning services and industry-leading expertise.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.
We’ve been operating for more than 40 years here at Ainscough Crane Hire, and over that time we’ve firmly established ourselves as a UK leader in our field, serving clients with a range of lifting services all distinguished by our hallmarks of precision, diligence and efficiency.
All these are carried out by our in-house team, which comprises some of the most knowledgeable and respected experts in the lifting industry. This includes crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers. Their combined expertise allows us to target any and all areas of a project, guaranteeing flawless service on every contract lift – whether your project involves one-off mobile crane hire, industry leading project management, or comprehensive contract lifting solutions in Weston-Super-Mare.
Our contract lift solutions in Weston-Super-Mare encompass a wide range of services in which we can handle all aspects of the lift, spanning right from the initial design. We complete this using cutting-edge CAD software or BIM modelling, giving us a solid grounding from which we can then move on to the risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, and round the clock management.
Every stage of the planning and implementation is handled right here in-house by our very own team of contract lift managers and specialist engineers. We don’t outsource any part of our service, ensuring that you can always have the complete peace of mind to ‘Make the Safe Choice’. For particularly complex, high-risk or heavy lifts in Weston-Super-Mare, we can make our services available as part of a bespoke turnkey package that’s tailored to your individual deadlines and requirements.
With more than four decades of experience behind us, we’ve got a wealth of specialist expertise in a variety of key sectors, including:
Our diverse array of lifting services puts our cranes at your disposal in any location, either as single units or as part of a multi-unit contract. Whatever the nature or scale of your contract lift in Weston-Super-Mare, you can rely on Ainscough Crane Hire to deliver all the availability, capability, expertise and reliability you need.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations