Changes in manufacturing demand can result in the need to enlist the help of equipment movers as part of a partial or complete factory relocation. We can provide all your machinery relocation needs, including crane support for heavy lifting.

Our experts will not only disconnect and decommission your machines, where required, but can also help with dismantling machines to reduce the level of disruption and avoid costly modifications to your building. Dismantling machines is often the most appropriate way to remove them, and the safest and most cost-effective way to transport them. We can then reverse the dismantling machine process on arrival, with machine assembly in the asset’s new location prior to reconnection.

We are machine movers with expert machinery relocation services and crane support throughout the UK.

Heavy Machinery Relocation
Equipment Movers

Our team of equipment movers includes a diverse range of specialist skills. Our project manager will be supported by a fully trained engineering team, made up of SSSTS-trained foremen, riggers, HGV Class 1 & 2 drivers, crane operators and electrical & mechanical engineering specialists. Our machinery movers also include a team of fully certified slinger signallers, banksmen and appointed persons to provide competent supervision when carrying out machinery relocation projects, ensuring we are the machinery movers you can trust to provide the crane support you need.

New and prospective clients often ask, “What do I need to consider when planning this machinery relocation?” so we’ve written a summary of the key points that our equipment movers will discuss with you during your initial telephone consultation. From these points, our experienced team of machinery movers will be able to gain a full understanding of your crane support requirements and create an efficient plan for your machinery relocation project.

Contact us today for your free machinery relocation consultation.

Key Sectors

At AIS Vanguard, we know that different industries have different machinery relocation needs and our skilled team of machinery movers are committed to meeting our clients’ needs. So, which sectors do we usually provide our services to?

Aerospace
Automotive
Food and Beverage
General Manufacturing
Petrochemical
Pharmaceutical
Packaging
Warehousing

We are heavy equipment movers that provide:

  • Disconnecting, decommissioning and dismantling machine
  • Manoeuvring of equipment in factories to accommodate growing demand for products
  • Installation of emergency machinery to keep up with increased production
  • Dismantling machine for maintenance
  • Strip down and dismantling machine for removal of existing dormant assets to allow room for storage or extra production
  • Installation of generators for additional power
  • Machine assembly
  • Electrical connections for machinery and equipment
  • Crane support and hire of lifting equipment and operators
  • Installation of industrial racking to store mass product production until dispatch.

We understand that machinery relocation and factory removals can cause a major disruption to production timescales. Our team of skilled machinery movers and engineers ensure our projects are accurately planned. We provide our clients with a detailed scope of works, itemising the crane support required and demonstrating how each phase of the machinery relocation project will progress, including any dismantling machine or machine assembly requirements. We also provide estimated timescales and project particulars, such as estimated downtime.

As trusted equipment movers, we understand that lost time results in less output, so our team of machinery movers operates out of hours and across weekends, where required. In this way we ensure deadlines for each phase are met and downtime is kept to a minimum throughout your machinery relocation project.