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The Evolution of Ainscough Industrial Services

A Complete Solution for Industrial Services. 

With more than 40 years' experience in machinery installation and relocation, equipment moving, and technical and heavy lifting, AIS Vanguard combines the technical expertise and specialist fleet needed to meet the demands of any challenge including:

  • Equipment & whole factory relocations
  • Technical & heavy lifting 
  • Mechanical & electrical 
  • Turnkey CDM project management 

A Trusted, Solutions Driven Partner

Across the group, we have the experienced team and in-house expertise to understand your requirements, meet your needs and exceed your expectations, nationally and internationally.

Our Resources include:

  • A team of 200+ professionals 
  • A vetted network of trusted supply chain partners
  • An in-house fleet of specialist vehicles, cranes and equipment

Our Capabilities include:

  • Inter-disciplinary engineering
  • Turnkey construction and CDM Management
  • Transport and packing services 
  • 40 years' industrial services experience 

Our Values and Culture 

Our business has been built on the passion and dedication of our team and we put our team and yours at the centre of everything we do.

People power, our culture, our values and our commitment to delivering value to both customers and communities is in our DNA and is something we're resolutley focused on.

Ainscough Industrial Services's Badges

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Inclusivity Campaign

Members who have attended workshops on inclusion in the workplace and improving workplace mental health gain the inclusivity badge. To learn more about becoming a member of the Made in Group inclusivity campaign visit

Made Manufacturing Hero

Awarded to members that have made an exceptional achievement, which includes some social good. Including those who showed support for "Backing Britain" and "Made Futures" projects through submitting articles to the respective publications.

Made Futures

Awarded to participants in the Made Futures virtual careers week – both exhibitors and speakers.

Made Expert Networker

Awarded to members who have attend at least 6+ networking events in a year (starting from 2021).

Made Founder Member

Awarded to the first 100 members of the Made in Group.

Made Top Publisher

Awarded to members that publish at least 6+ articles in a year (starting from 2021).


Members who have had at least 5k+ visits to their microsite.


Members who have had at least 1k+ visitors to their microsite.

Made Angels

Awarded to members of the Made Angels investor network (this group meet up once a quarter).

Made Top Microsite

Awarded to all of the members that appear in the top #MicrositeOfTheDay post, as chosen by the digital communications team.

Made Newbie

Awarded for completing your first article and publishing to the Made platform.

Made Advocacy

Awarded to members who have a “Member of Made” logo on their main company website, with a link going back to their microsite.

Services Ainscough Industrial Services Provide

Ainscough Industrial Services Have Built Our Reputation on Reliability, Quality and Safety and as Such Are Recognised as One of the UK’s Leading Experts for Machinery Relocation & Removal


Ainscough Industrial Services specialises in technical lifts and complex installations. Our skilled engineers draw on various engineering disciplines to ensure the machinery installation runs as smoothly, simply and safely as possible.


Whether the project is the removal of a single machine, production line or complete factory relocation, we have unparalleled levels of experience and highly skilled teams which ensure a professional, smooth transition.


Lifting projects can be carried out as a pure lifting operation or as part of a full mechanical or electrical installation.


Megalift Jacking Systems are designed for complex lifting projects, where traditional lifting methods are not an option.

Learn More About Ainscough Industrial Services

Ainscough Industrial Services

Company Statistics

With 150 employees with the average length of service being 14 years Ainscough Industrial Services have built our experience, reputation on reliability, quality and safety.

  • March 2019
  • 150
  • 2013
  • £35,000,000

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Contact Us

AIS Vanguard, Vanguard House, Bradley Lane, Standish, WN6 0XF
Tel: 01257 441111

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