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AFI Group of Companies

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Phone : 08707 871 543
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Working at height is a professional skill and as such it requires professional equipment, expertise and knowledge. We provide high quality powered access machinery, industry-accredited training and health and safety courses to ensure that anyone working at height is doing so in the safest, most professional way.

At the AFI Group of companies we are raising standards in powered access hire, sales and industry & construction training. We provide a UK wide hire network of over 8,000 modern Powered Access machines through 32 depots. With reach heights from 3.60m to 270m they include push around verticals, mast lifts, scissor lifts, articulating booms, stick booms, truck & track mounts as well as telehandlers. AFI Hire operates three brands which includes AFI-Uplift, AJ Rentals and Wilson Access Hire, each giving their own unique solution to working at height. We sell new and used powered access equipment through our dedicated team of access experts. We are able to source new equipment from manufacturers or provide used machines from our own extensive fleet. Each used machine comes fully inspected with a six-month LOLER certificate and the option to purchase a service maintenance agreement. 

AV Dawson Ltd

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Phone : 01642219271
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AV Dawson provides logistical support and facilities to the offshore industry through our Teesside freight terminal With over 14000m of fabrication space available onsite heavy lift support up to 215 tonnes and 200m of deep water quayside AV Dawson can support a diverse range of requirements for the offshore and energy industries

For further information please contact on 01642 219271 or visit

Baldwins Crane Hire Limited

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Phone : 0121 557 0760
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The Baldwins name has been associated with the Crane Industry since 1957 when it operated as a private partnership in crane hire and industrial removals.


Today, the company led by Executive Chairman Richard Baldwin is a major lifting force in the UK, with cranes ranging from 7 to 1000 Tonne.

The company is split into four groups with Heavy Cranes, Small Cranes, a Contract Lifting Division and a Mechanical and Electrical Division. Baldwins is geographically placed to carry out major lifting tasks throughout the UK. There is also a vast amount of experience within the Operational, Sales and Safety Divisions ensuring the highest standard of service to the customer.

With an expanding Sales force situated from within the UK there is always someone at hand to answer any customer query, carry out site visits and ensure lifts can be properly planned to BS7121 Standard.

For further details contact contact Matthew Wood on tel: 01215570760 email or visit

Bollore Logistics

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Phone : 01224 240100
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Bolloré Logistics is a subsidiary of Bolloré, a highly diversified, independent industrial group that ranks among the world’s top 10 in transport and logistics. Bolloré Logistics has developed a powerful network spread across 105 countries, with 601 offices and 21,000 professionals responding to your specific requirements. Also discover Bolloré Logistics' people page where you will find topics to develop, share, and where you will have the possibility to propose your own subjects to the whole community.

For further information please contact Adrien Pittie on 01224240100 or visit

Buttimer Engineering

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Buttimer is a diversified mechanical engineering firm specialising in bulk materials handling solutions and high-quality steel fabrication. From one-off design, fabrication, installation or repair works, to full turnkey projects, Buttimer Engineering draws on skilled teams to deliver the service that our clients require.


From fabricating pressure vessels, to shut-down maintenance at a power station; from turnkey facility design to the supply of individual pieces of equipment, Buttimer bring our problem-solving ethos to each job and partner with our customers to cost effectively deliver the required performance.

For further details contact Michael McNulty on +44 121 767 1388 or visit

CTE (UK) Ltd

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Phone : +44 (0)1162 866 743
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   Since 1981 CTE has been creating solutions to make your working at height easier and safer. This is our              promise.

   A company with an Italian heart and history behind it along with an international vocation, which continues to     put its customers at the centre of its projects and services. 

We listen to the needs of each of our clients as if they were the only one: working in this way companies from all over Italy and Europe rely on CTE and are able to realize their projects, both small and large, having found a partner who can meet their expectations. Since 1981 we have produced and distributed more than 10 thousand truck mounted platforms: our first guarantee of reliability. Along with the growth in number of machines produced so has our wealth of knowledge and experience, relationships and safety culture, which we wish to put at your service.


For further information contact Joanna Tomkins on +44 (0)7341 730 082 or visit

J.D. Neuhaus

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Phone : 01384 353100
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Welcome to J.D. Neuhaus, the world's leading manufacturer of pneumatic and hydraulic hoistscrane systemsand system solutions. Our products are engineered for extremes

Liebherr UK Ltd

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Phone : +44(0)1767 602100
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Maritime cranes

For efficient material handling in the maritime sector, Liebherr manufactures a comprehensive array of innovative cranes.

Port equipment

The diverse product range offers optimal solutions for handling of materials in seaports and inland ports. Mobile, rail-linked and permanently installed cranes and stackers enable freight transportation with state-of-the-art technology. Port equipment

Offshore cranes

The series of offshore cranes comprises innovative rope luffing gear cranes. The high technology cranes are offered in a wide range of sizes and are adapted to cater for customer-specific requirements. Offshore cranes

Ship cranes

The ship cranes series offer material handling solutions on a wide array of vessels as well as solutions for barges and transhippers’. The product range comprises wire luffing and cylinder luffing ship cranes, grab-, gantry- and heavy lift cranes. Ship Cranes

Meddings Group of Companies

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For over sixty years Meddings has been at the forefront of engineering within the United Kingdom and most schools and colleges have a Meddings drilling machine in their training facilities. Now into the third generation the Meddings group combines the machine tool division alongside precision engineering, fabrication, swimming pool heaters and industrial supplies.

Meddings Machine Tools are one of an elite few machine tool builders remaining in the UK.
Meddings design, manufacture and distribute a range of drill press and tapping machines to the world.
Meddings drill presses are supplied into many training facilities around the world because of their quality, durability and safety features. Training engineers for the future, needs the best machines
Over 180,000 installations worldwide
Over 60 years of experience

Thermalec swimming pool heaters first came to life at the end of 1966 operating from a double ended mobile home in the garden of the founder Gerry Williams, who went on to become one of the best known and loved characters of the Swimming Pool industry. 
In the early 1980’s we started exporting to the Middle East, and today this now accounts for nearly 50% of our business. In 1999 Thermalec became part of the Meddings Group of Companies, 

Meddings Engineering offer a diverse and extensive machining capacity range including CNC machining and CNC turning centres, plus grinding, honing, milling, hobbing, drilling and most conventional machine operations. We also offer full fabrication/welding on and off site and paint shop facilities.

Our paramount objectives are to provide the highest quality precision engineering services and complete satisfaction to every one of our customers. The Company has earned an enviable reputation for exceeding customer expectations in quality, reliability, service and value with a diverse global customer base.

Merlin Industrial Products Ltd provide quality industrial products at economical prices to a global market.

Osbit Ltd

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Phone : +44 (0) 1434 682 505
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Osbit isn’t just our name. It’s our promise. When we say we’ll deliver a safe, bespoke equipment solution On Spec, Budget and In Time – that’s exactly what we do.


Both our faultless record and the way we operate differentiate us from others. We own your problem until we solve it, listening intently and working passionately with you to get the job done.

We love tackling the most complex problems head-on, by paying attention to the smallest of details.  We offer a fresh approach, one that disrupts a market of ageing technology.


We believe in delivering high-quality bespoke engineering with a flexible service, so whether you’re after a turnkey system, an asset upgrade or another form of support, we’ll bring it to you On Spec, Budget and In Time, every time.





For further information please contact Stuart Bowe on +44 (0) 1434 682 505 or visit


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Phone : +44 (0) 1255 886710
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Red 7 Marine is a leading provider of coastal and subsea engineering & marine construction, servicing clients from the offshore marine renewables framework and private sectors.

For Further Details Contact Kristen Blanford on Tel : +44 (0) 1255 886710  or e-mail

Rotrex Winches

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Phone : 01773603997
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 Rotrex Winches has a successful history spanning over four decades. During that time, we’ve probably deployed a greater variety of winches, into a wider range of situations, than any other company. We offer one of the largest ranges of winches in Europe – winches of almost every type and line pull, from 100 kgs to 200 tonnes. If it needs pulling or lifting, it’s unlikely that we wouldn’t be able to help. We’ve developed a broad range of services – not only do we hire and sell winches, we deliver an industry leading level of service and support, have extensive testing facilities and also provide training.

For further information contact us on 01773603997 or visit

SAMSON Material Handling Ltd

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Phone : +44 (0)1353 66 50 01
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SAMSON Materials Handling Ltd (part of the AUMUND Group) specialises in the design and manufacture of mobile bulk materials handling equipment for surface installation. SAMSON equipment is designed for rapid onsite set-up and continuous high performance. 

The SAMSON Mobile Material Feeder is a high-performance truck unloader with proven reliability for continuous process industries. It receives bulk materials directly from tipping trucks and loading shovels, providing a buffer storage capacity and a controlled rate discharge to a shiploader or an onward conveyor. Using a wide belt design principle, any material may be reliably conveyed without the risk of bridging or blockage. 

The SAMSON Mobile Shiploader offers flexible solutions for every loading application. The fully mobile chassis allows operations on every berth. Different designs match every type of vessel from barges to Panamax size. Loading capacity reaches up to 2,000 tons per hour, depending on the specifics of the material being handled. The SAMSON Mobile Shiploaders are a cost effective and fast track solution with complete flexibility and can be combined with the SAMSON Material Feeder Receiving Unit. 

The SAMSON Eco Hopper is an economical and ecologically sensitive solution fulfilling all needs for the efficient import of dry bulk cargoes. The hoppers are designed to suit the characteristics and flow properties of virtually any bulk material. Rates of 5,000 tons per hour may be achieved, subject to the grab crane performance. 

The SAMSON mobile STORMAJOR® opens up new possibilities for stockpiling, ship and barge loading and rail car loading. As well as featuring a radial outloading boom on a single chassis, it has the unique benefit of total mobility, providing universal applications and ultra-high performance. It has the flexibility to receive a wide range of materials directly from tipping trucks, shovels or even articulated dump trucks.

For further information contact Sales on +44(0)1353 665001 or visit

Sarens UK

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At Sarens, we have the noble mission to be the reference in crane rental services, heavy lifting, and engineered transport for our clients. With state-of-the-art equipment and value engineering, we offer our clients creative and intelligent solutions to today's heavy lifting and engineered transport challenges.

With more than 100 entities in 65 countries operating without borders, we are the ideal partner for small-scale to mega scale projects. We currently employ 4452 professionals and diligently man our clients´ projects with top market talent from across the world. Safety and excellence in all we do are paramount to us. We strive daily to establish a safe space for our people, your people, and the equipment.

Sarens has been the market leader for over 60 years; over four Sarens family generations are intimately involved in this business. Our success lies in our entrepreneurial spirit and our continued dedication to our job. However, taking heavy lifting and engineered transport seriously is for us not just a matter of DNA and a family tradition but, most importantly, a vocation. The legacy that our proud craftsmen build by deploying our five unwavering values: brilliant solutions, dedication to safety, zeal for excellence, love for traditions, and global spirit.

For further details contact Mark Brooks on +441 642 621 621 or visit

Scotia Handling Services

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Phone : 01505 321127
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Scotia Handing Services was established in 1977 and has built its outstanding reputation on an unswervingly high-quality service, with our customers’ satisfaction at the centre of all that we do.



 Manufacture, Supply, Certification, Testing, Inspection, Repair, Servicing of Lifting Equipment, Plant & Machinery to LOLER regulations by LEEA qualified Engineers.


Specialist Compressive & Tensile Load Testing services and solutions. NDT testing & Destructive testing.


Over 100,000kgs of Calibrated Steel Test Weights & Cradles for hire, 20kg hand weights to 2000kg steel blocks & Cradles, Load Cells & Load measurement devices for hire up to 100t.


Lifting Operation Solutions, Planning & Risk Assessments.


Installation, Inspection, Servicing, Repair & Certification of Height Safety Systems, Equipment , Fall Arrest & Rescue Devices.


Manufacture, Supply & Fit uof bespoke stainless steel wire rigging systems, balustrade, architectural, structural and yacht rigging




We are an independent family run company, a unique quality in our market, and our customers value the personal service that this enables us to provide. No call centers, 0800 numbers or enquiring through head office – we are available 24/7 and always welcome our customers in to discuss their requirements with our engineers and view the extensive range of stock we have on offer.


Our focus on customer service has enabled us to build a vast portfolio of valued customers, locally, nationally and internationally.   




Scotia Handling Services

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Phone : +44 1505 321 127
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Scotia Handling Services Limited is an independent, family run engineering company based in Linwood, Paisley specialising in lifting equipment, load testing, height safety and wire rigging.

For further information please contact John Mill on +44 (0)1505 321 127 or visit

SEM Energy

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Phone : +44 1224 900 122
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 We are a socially and environmentally motivated partner. We believe that innovation and responsibility can combine to deliver leading edge solutions.

Our goal is working towards a waste-free, circular economy in the future, securing our planet’s health and wealth for generations to come.

We understand that processing waste and water safely and efficiently poses a major challenge for businesses.

Fueled by a belief that there is a better way forward, we have applied our engineering experience across an array of sectors to develop a range of novel, patented waste and water treatment technological solutions.

Key solutions include dewatering, waste reduction, waste remediation and water treatment of organic and inorganic waste streams.

We are committed to helping stakeholders minimise the impact of waste on the environment and potentially create value from its co-products. Ensuring compliance with water discharge legislation, re-using water, maximising revenue streams, adding value to the supply chain.

stabau UK Limited

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Phone : 01670818511
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stabau UK Limited, suppliers of a full range of robust, durable, low maintenance attachments, specialising in the design and manufacture of purpose-built attachments for all types of industries to fit all types of trucks. Fleet of refurbished attachments for fire, rental and second-hand sale. With load capacities up to 80,000 kg, including heavy duty Fork Positioners and 360 Rotators.


Fully equipped workshop for repairs and refurbishing, mobile fully equipped vehicles for onsite demonstrations, testing, repairs and servicing by our trained service engineers. Mobile hydraulic hose making service.


CFTS Accredited for Thorough Examinations of Attachments, forklifts and Access Platforms.  


For more information about stabau products, services and advise please contact: Alan Scarlett Office 01670 818511, Mobile  07500 958698, E-mail Website



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Telestack specialise in the complete design, manufacture, installation and commissioning of mobile, bulk material handling systems.



Telestack have a global proven record in a range of applications including the coal, mining and quarry industries, stockyard management, ports & inland terminals, power stations, rail yards, steel mills, cement kilns and many other bulk material handling industries.


Our MOBILE solutions offer significant operating cost savings compared to traditional Methods of material handling (wheel loaders, haul trucks, static conveyors), as well as providing Environmental, Health and Safety and other benefits.  Other significant benefits include not requiring planning due to product mobility and flexibility to move Telestack products to work on other projects.

For further information contact on Mairead +44 (0) 28 8225 1100 or visit

Vikoma International LTD

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Vikoma International Ltd designs and manufactures an unparalleled range of equipment for hydrocarbon and chemical recovery from rivers to offshore environments and offer the lowest life cycle costs in industry. Products include: Containment Booms - Recovery Systems-Temporary Storage- Ancillary Equipment-Vessels- Dispersant Systems.


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Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (ZPMC) is a famous heavy-duty equipment manufacturer, and a state owned company listed on A and B shares on Shanghai Stock Exchange. The major shareholder is China Communication Construction Co., Ltd. (CCCC) which is one of top 500 companies in the world. The former company was Gongmao Shipyard founded in 1885 and it was renamed Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. in 2009. ZPMC headquarters is located in Shanghai. ZPMC also has 10 production bases located in Shanghai, Nantong with total area of 6,670,000 square meters and 10 kilometers coastline, especially the Changxing Base, which has a 5 kilometers deep water coastline, and includes a heavy-duty dock of 3.7 kilometers. ZPMC is the largest port machinery heavy-duty equipment manufacturer in the world and owns a fleet of 25 transportation ships which are from 60,000 DWT to 100,000 DWT can deliver products to all over the world.
For Further Information Please Contact us on +44(0)151345 8008 or visit