General Manufacturing

Heavy lifting made light work with AIS Vanguard. AIS Vanguard is one of the UK’s leading General Manufacturing contractors, specialising in the installation and relocation of machinery across various industries, from single machines to complete factories providing.

AIS Vanguard provides to a number of blue-chip manufacturing companies in many industrial production sectors such as; Aerospace, Automotive, Defence, Food and Beverage, Printing, Paper Making and Processing, Pharmaceutical, Power, Steel Industry and many other General Manufacturing clients.

In addition to this we operate and maintain a fleet of wholly owned plant, including heavy goods vehicles, a range of specialist cranes, fork lift trucks and hydraulic lifting equipment capable of lifting more than 450 tonnes. With a comprehensive network of branches throughout the UK we are able to provide a quality service on a personalised local basis for contracts of all sizes and complexities.

This makes us a leading company in the UK and Europe for General Manufacturing. Through our additional services we can create a tailor-made solution for you. These additional services include consultancy, full project management and the facility to fulfill Planning Supervisor/Principal Contractor Roles on CDM sites, through to the turnkey projects that include full Mechanical & Electrical services and decommissioning and re-commissioning of equipment.

How We Helped Stolle Plant Installation

The AIS Vanguard General Manufacturing team recently assisted with a 12 month, £4.7m project for canning plant, Stolle.

The project required electrical services, rigging and the lifting of various pieces of machinery, equipment and transport. Additionally, the installation of a mezzanine floor and platforms at a weight of approximately 250 tonnes.


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If you would like to enquire on how we can help you with your project, then call us on

01257 441111