Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Wishaw. Operating the UK’s largest and most diverse fleet of cranes from 30 strategic locations across the country, Ainscough Crane Hire is the only one able to deliver a truly national service, with safety at the heart of everything we do. Whether you require ad hoc mobile crane hire in Wishaw, or you need multiple vehicles for a long term, large scale project, you can rely on Ainscough to provide all the availability, reliability, expertise and capability you need.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 has been at the centre of the infrastructure, petrochemical, oil and gas, industrial, power generation and construction sectors, delivering projects on-schedule with diligence, precision and efficiency. Our diverse range of lifting solutions is unparalleled, and our team comprises crane operators, engineers, contract lift managers, lift operatives and engineers, and health and safety officers. This breadth and depth of expertise allows us to undertake all aspects of a lift, from initial consultation right through to flawless execution, which we guarantee on even the most complex or heavy lift projects.
Our contract lifting solutions is the collective term we use to encompass a range of services we offer here at Ainscough Crane Hire, in which our experts can take responsibility for every aspect of the lift, right from the initial design phase. Here, we use CAD software or BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the lift, collating key information we’ll then use as the basis for the subsequent risk assessment, method statement provision, QHSE analysis, road closure management, transport logistics and round the clock management.
We don’t outsource any of these services, preferring to use our very own specialist engineers and contract lift managers, so you can always have the complete confidence to ‘Make the Safe Choice’ with Ainscough Crane Hire. We can even provide several of these services in tandem most complex or heavy lifts in Wishaw, with a bespoke turnkey package that’s tailored to your exact deadlines and requirements.
With four decades of experience behind us, here at Ainscough we’ve served customers in a wide range of key industries.
Our diverse fleet is composed of heavy cranes, mobile cranes and mobile tower cranes, which we can make available either as single units or as part of a multi unit project. Whatever the size or scale of your operations in Wishaw, you can rely on Ainscough Crane Hire to provide all the expertise, availability, reliability and capability you need.
Ainscough Crane Hire is proud of our regularly renewed industry accreditations