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☑ What does our Factory Moving Service include?
Some of the main benefits of our factory relocation service are:
Over 20 Years of Experience
We have over 20 years in experience of relocating whole factories, parts of factories, and moving heavy machine equipment internally within a factory - with hundreds of successful factory relocations, some with machinery being in very hard locations, under our belt. This has given our specialised machine movers, a wealth of knowledge to understand the technical problems that can unexpectedly arise, and how to overcome this and complete the relocation effectively. Consequently, we know how to safely go the extra mile to make sure your factory relocation goes smoothly.
Fully Project Managed Hassle Free Service
Our relocation service has been designed to minimize business disruption to reduce loss in productivity while moving your equipment safely and securely. As a result, it comes fully project managed by our qualified team.
Health and safety documentation
High level of public liability insurance
All our services come with full RAMs and health and safety documentation.
We know your equipment can be very expensive, being a key business asset. As a result, we have invested in high public liability insurance of up to £5 million, in case any issues were to arise.
Great care taken
We understand that your machinery is a key business asset that keeps the company moving. As a result, our professional operatives always take great care when planning for the project, and moving your equipment.
Our own equipment that is regularly serviced
We use all our equipment, and this is regularly serviced - so you can rely on the essential moving equipment being fit for the job at hand.
Our factory relocation service, comes with a site visit by our professional heavy equipment moving assessor - this is so we can assess the machinery that needs to be moved and the required equipment to move it - along with any health and safety concerns for our operatives and your staff.
Large & Small factory relocations
Our factory relocation service isn't just for high tonnage industrial machinery, we can also move smaller and lighter CNC machines as well.
Advice to make your move as cost effective & efficient as possible
Our factory relocation service isn't just about you telling us how you would like your machinery moving and us doing it, we can also provide advice on the best and most cost-effective solutions to move the equipment from one location to another.
UK to worldwide relocations
We don't just relocate to other factories in the UK; but, can relocate a factory from and to the UK.
Working with Police, local authorities, & documentation
As part of our service and experience, we know how to work with police escorts and government authorities in regards to organising wide loads on UK roads, along with the documentation required to transport machinery to and from the UK to pass border security controls.
☑ What areas does your factory relocation service cover?
Our factory relocation service can cover both the UK, for an in-country move, the UK for an external move to another country, or for a move from outside of the UK to the UK itself.
☑ What are the benefits of using our relocation service?
- 20 years+ experience
- High level of experience
- RAMs, risk assessments and public liability all in place
- Great care taken in moving your equipment
- UK to worldwide relocations
- Experience of working with 3rd parties - such as police, border control, and other government authorities
- Fully project managed
☑ What certificates & health and safety documentation can you provide?
Silver Knight is a very Health & Safety originated brand. As a result, we can:
- Supply any RAMs - Risk Assessments & Method Statements
- We have Safe Contractors accreditation
- Insurance documentation in place, with Public liability insurance of up to £5 million in place
- Goods Held in Trust - we have a secured storage area on our premises and are capable of looking after your goods as a trustee on your behalf
- Qualified machine movers, with a large and varied qualified workforce
☑ Servicing of our moving equipment
All of our equipment is routinely serviced, and certified, and can be serviced in place for long term contracts. We have officially qualified to service partners who keep our equipment up to standard and regularly serviced to make sure the equipment used in your move is reliable.
Is your moving equipment environmentally friendly?
Yes. All our machine moving equipment have been upgraded to be fueled by Gas, and not diesel, which is far cleaner and better for the environment.
☑ Safe Contractor Accreditation
Silver Knight is proud to announce we have been awarded the Safe Contractors Accreditation.
This accreditation gives you peace of mind that we as a company are doing all we can to demonstrate our health and safety compliance to you our client, our own employees and the HSE.
Consequently, we take our legal health and safety requirements very seriously.
☑ How do we differ from other moving companies?
How we differ from our competitors is that not only are we competitively priced; but, all our equipment is owned by us, and can come with our own qualified drivers. On top of this, we offer flexible variable contracts and keep the equipment maintained and serviced under long term contracts.
We have full Risk Assessments and Method Statements (RAMS) in place, and all qualifying documentation.
All that said, our main differentiator though is that we offer a 24-hour service, and can deliver your equipment at very short notice.
☑ Do You Require Any Further Information?
Contact us today to discuss your requirements with our friendly and expert moving specialists.
☑ What are your Health & Safety Practises?
We ensure that our working practises adhere to the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 which requires a company to ensure the safe use, handling and storage of all vehicles and their loads. With regard to dangerous substances, we also adhere to the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations as well other legislative measures which might be in place.
As a result we are: Health and safety (HSE) accredited, and all our workforce are trained in first aid.
☑ Are you environmentally friendly?
We believe in "thinking green" in the workplace as we believe we can all play a part, however small, in making our lives more environmentally friendly. To this end, we have implemented programmes that include converting our equipment from diesel to gas, and investing in environmentally friendly equipment.
All of our equipment has been converted from diesel to gas, investment in environmentally friendly equipment, oil disposed of via a tanker collection service, wood and cardboard from factory clearances disposed of via recycling plants, and old machinery and metals are recycled.
☑ Do you require any further information?
Contact us today to discuss your requirements with our friendly and expert Moving specialists.
Our Other Services
We are able to move any type of machinery, big or small we will cater for all your needs for moving from location to another. We provide all the equipment ourselves and have a skilled number of operatives to carry out the job in a safe and timely manner.
Find out more about our Factory Relocation Service.
We offer a complete range of services to exporters including UK haulage, warehousing for consolidation of contract cargo export packing, container loading, container blocking/securing, marine insurance, consular work, engineering certificates and shipping to worldwide destinations.
Find out more about our Forklift Moving Service.
We can provide the transportation of any machinery, big or small and out of gauge. We can basically move you from your old location/premises and move you to your new location/premises. We can also provide just transportation for your machinery if you chose. For example, if you require your machine to be collected and delivered with no intervention this is also a service we provide.
Find out more about our Machinery Haulage, Relocation, Transport & Moving Service.
We offer a heavy haulage transport section. This includes wide loads, out of gauge and long vehicle convoys. We provide escort vehicles as part of the service, and we can also sort the logistics of your move so you don't have to and this includes liasing with local police authorities where possible and govenment agencies on your behalf. We have a wealth of experieince with successfully moving everything from small CNC machines to 150 tonne Press Crowns and everything in between.
Find out more about our Heavy Equipment Moving & Haulage Service.
We have a number of Versa lifts, Including a 25/35, 40,60 and 60/80 along with many other peices of equipment available for immediate hire both on short term and long term contracts. These can come with a fully qualified driver which removes the stress from yourselves when moving and relocating the most of difficult of machinery, or can be supplied on their own for your operators to operate. Our machines are fully certified, and we can deliver day or night as we are a 24 hour hire and transport service.
Find out more about our Moving Equipment Hire Service.
We can offer a service on securely and safely loading your machinary into containers using blocks and straps, that you require moving to any destiantion around the world. This includes load mulitple variations of containers including: end loaders, open tops, flat racks. Photographs and full documentation provided.
Find out more about our Shipping Container Packing Service.
We can offer a Secure Warehousing Storage Service which is secured by CCTV, fully alarmed, with on site rest facilities. Our premesis can come fully heated to provide rptoection to yoru goods. Silver Knight has Goods In Trust insurance, which insures goods up to £1 million.
Find out more about our Secure Warehousing Storage Service.