Crane hire and contract lifting services in Woolwich

Market leading crane hire and contract lift services in Woolwich. With the UK’s largest fleet of cranes at our disposal, Ainscough Crane Hire operates from 30 strategic locations across the country. This makes us the only company able to offer a truly national service, with safety at the heart of everything we do. Whether you want to hire a crane in Woolwich for a specific job, or you you require multiple vehicles for large-scale, complex or heavy lifts, you can rely on Ainscough to provide all the reliability, capability and expertise you need.

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    0207 4738787

  2. Address
    Unit CN210
    Codham Hall
    Great Warley
    CM13 3JT

Why Choose Ainscough Crane Hire

  • QHSE

    We have numerous accreditations & awards for outstanding QHSE, including ISO 9001, 14001 & 18001.

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  • Availability

    From John O’ Groats to Lands End with the UK’s largest fleet of 400+ cranes across 30 locations.

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  • Reliability

    Stringent fleet maintenance schedules to increase availability & reliability.

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  • Experience

    Expertise on all aspects of a lift; from the initial consultation stage through to execution.

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Ainscough Crane Hire Services in Woolwich

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.

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  1. SafetySafety

    • 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).

  2. ReliabilityReliability

    • 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.

  3. AvailabilityAvailability

    • 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.

  4. ExperienceExperience

    • 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.

Largest fleet in the industry – 400+ Cranes

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.

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Expertise and dedicated logistics support

With more than 40 years of experience behind us, Ainscough Crane Hire has a long history of providing unrivalled lifting services to blue chip clients across a range of sectors. These services are distinguished by our hallmarks of diligence, precision and efficiency, and are carried out by our very own in-house experts, recognised as some of the most knowledgeable and respected professionals in the lifting industry.

Our team consists of crane operators, lift operatives and engineers, contract lift managers, and health and safety officers. Together, their considerable pool of in-house expertise gives us the ability to handle all areas of a project, so you can always expect planning and engineering services of the very highest quality – whether you require one-off mobile crane hire, industry-leading project management, or comprehensive contract lifting solutions in Woolwich.

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Leading contract lift projects in Woolwich

Our contract lift solutions encompass a range of services in which our own in-house team can undertake every aspect of a given job, right from the initial design phase. During these initial stages, we use CAD software or BIM modelling to scope the exact requirements of the lift. From there, we handle the method statement provision, QHSE analysis and road closure management, transport logistics and round-the-clock management.

Everything is taken care of by our own specialist engineers and contract lift managers, allowing you to ‘Make the Safe Choice’ when you choose Ainscough Crane Hire. For high risk or complex lifts in Woolwich, we can combine several of our services into a single bespoke, turnkey package that’s tailored to your exact schedule.

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Exceptional service across a range of sectors

The size and range of our fleet gives us the capability to provide unrivalled service to a wide range of key sectors across the UK, including:

  • Infrastructure
  • Petrochemical, oil and gas
  • Industrial
  • Power generation
  • Construction
Petrochemical, Oil & Gas
Petrochemical, Oil & Gas
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Power Generation
Emergency Response
Emergency Response

Our fleet encompasses mobile cranes, heavy cranes, and mobile tower cranes, which we can make available in any location. Whether you require multiple vehicles for a heavy lift, or you’re just looking to hire a crane in Woolwich, rest assured that we can provide a truly unrivalled service.

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