Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Wickford. Ainscough Crane Hire operates the UK’s largest fleet of mobile cranes from 30 strategic locations across the country. This enables us to deploy to any location, making us the only one able to offer a truly national service. Safety is at the heart of everything we do, and as well as giving our customers access to high-quality planning services and industry-leading expertise, our diverse fleet means we can provide unrivalled expertise and capability – so whatever the nature or scale of your project, you can count on Ainscough Crane Hire to deliver.Get A Free 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
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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 Crane Hire 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, Ainscough Crane Hire has been at the centre of a number of key industries, serving our blue chip clients with precision, diligence and efficiency. Our diverse range of lifting services are carried out by the most knowledgeable, experienced 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 a wealth of in-house expertise that allows us to access all areas of a project, so that Ainscough customers can always expect planning, engineering and in-depth expertise of the very highest quality – regardless of the scale or complexity of the task at hand.
Our contract lifting solutions encompass a wide range of lifting services in which our experts can undertake responsibility for all aspects of the lift, right from the initial risk assessment. From here, we use CAD software or BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the lift, which gives us a solid grounding to move onto the subsequent risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.
For any particularly heavy or complex lifts in Wickford, we can even provide the option for a bespoke turnkey package that’s tailored to your exact schedule and requirements. What’s more, all this detailed planning is undertaken by Ainscough personnel, giving you the total confidence you need to ‘Make the Safe Choice’.
We have a wealth of specialist expertise with a variety of key sectors, including:
When you hire a crane in Wickford from us, you can rest assured that our wide range of mobile tower cranes, crawler cranes and heavy cranes are at your disposal, either as single units or as part of a multi unit project. Whatever the nature or scale of your operations in Wickford, you can count on Ainscough Crane Hire to provide all the reliability, expertise, availability and capability you need.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations