Moving Equipment Hire Service

With our Moving Equipment Hire Service we have several Versa lifts, Including 25/35, 40,60 and 60/80, along with many other pieces of equipment available for immediate hire on short-term and long-term contracts. These can come with a fully qualified driver, which removes the stress from you when moving and relocating the most challenging machinery or can be supplied independently 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.

Contact us today for a free no obligation quote on:
0121 544 8118, Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm GMT

☑ What does our Moving Equipment Hire Service include?

Some of the main benefits of our Moving Equipment service are:

Over 20 Years of Experience

We have over 20 years of experience relocating machinery from moving industrial heavy machine equipment to lighter CNC machines. So I can advise you appropriately on the right type of equipment to be hired if required.

Our own equipment that is regularly serviced

We regularly service all our equipment, ensuring you can rely on the essential moving equipment fit for the job.

The equipment supplied and or with our qualified operators

Our Forklift hire moving service can consist of just the forklifts themselves, or we can supply the driver to work on your premises if required. If you require our forklift operators, they come fully qualified from our qualified team.

Delivered to your door and your clients door

Our forklifts come supplied directly to your premises by our heavy moving equipment. They are professionally unloaded and loaded back onto our vehicles by our staff. We can also handle the task if you need to move these to another location.

Health and safety documentation

All our services come with full RAMs and health and safety documentation.

Long and short term contracts

We provide short-term contracts (around a few hours) and extended ongoing agreements to suit your business requirements.

Eco Friendly vehicles

We have made significant investments in our equipment, converting all our forklifts to operate on gas instead of diesel.

Service equipment

We ensure full service of all our equipment, and we will perform routine servicing continuously if you need them for a long-term contract.

☑ Is your hireable equipment regularly serviced?

We routinely service and certify all of our equipment, and we can provide in-place servicing for long-term contracts. Our officially qualified servicing partner keeps the equipment up to standard and regularly serviced.

We can supply onsite service engineers to your location to maintain the equipment during long contracts. Without the need to return the equipment to Silver Knight's premises for maintenance, the equipment is in use for longer with you, improving productivity.

☑ Is your hire machinery environmentally friendly?

Yes, we have upgraded all our moving vehicles to run on gas instead of diesel, a cleaner and more environmentally friendly fuel option.

☑ Can your machinery be hired along with a qualified driver to operate it on our behalf?

Yes. We can supply a qualified driver with all our moving equipment if required.

☑ What equipment can you provide as part of your Machine Hire Service?

The equipment we can provide includes but is not limited to heavy machine movers such as Versa 25/35s, Versa 40/60s, 200 Tonne Mega Lifts, S7 Forklifts, S5.5 Forklift Trucks, numerous lifting equipment, Super 6 Iron Fairies, 2 Semi Ramp Low Loaders, 45 FT Flat Trailers, Scania Tractor Units.

You can find more in-depth information about our machine moving equipment on our service equipment page.

Careful planning and execution

Moving is a daunting task that requires careful planning and execution. It involves packing, loading, transporting, unloading, and unpacking your machinery. The process can be overwhelming, especially if you need the right equipment. Fortunately, our moving equipment hire service is available to make your move easier and stress-free.

Range of machine movers available

Moving equipment hire services provide a range of equipment, such as moving forklift trucks, dollies, straps, versa lifts, mega lifts and lots more, which are essential for a smooth move. Our equipment for hire also comes at affordable rates, making them accessible to every company.

Benefits we offer

One of the benefits of using our moving equipment hire service is the convenience it offers. Instead of purchasing and storing equipment, you may only need it once; you can rent the equipment you need when you need it from us. This saves you money and frees up space in your home or garage.

Flexibility

Another advantage of using our moving equipment hire service is its flexibility. We can provide different sizes of moving equipment to cater to your needs. Whether you are moving a single machine to a large factory, there is equipment suitable for each available. Additionally, you can hire the equipment for as long as you need, whether for a day or a week.

Machinery packing and unpacking

Our moving equipment hire service can also provide additional services such as packing and unpacking, loading and unloading, and even storage solutions. Trained professionals with the necessary expertise and experience provide our services, ensuring careful handling of your belongings. This ensures that your move is efficient but also safe and secure.

Store equipment that you may only need once; you can rent the equipment you need when you need it from us. This saves you money and frees up space in your home or garage.

Flexability

Another advantage of using our moving equipment hire service is its flexibility. We can provide different sizes of moving equipment to cater to your needs. Whether you are moving a single machine to a large factory, there is equipment suitable for each available. Additionally, you can hire the equipment for as long as you need, whether for a day or a week.

Machinary packing and unpacking

Our moving equipment hire service can also provide additional services such as packing and unpacking, loading and unloading, and even storage solutions. Trained professionals with expertise and experience carefully handle your belongings as part of our service. This ensures that your move is efficient but also safe and secure.

☑ 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 off 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 are routinely serviced, and certified, and can be serviced in place for long term contracts. We have an officially qualified servicing 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 differentiation though is that we offer a 24 hour service, and can deliver your equipment at very short notice.

☑ 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 relocation
  • Experience of working with 3rd parties - such as police escorts, transport agency, border control, and other government authorities
  • Fully project managed

☑ How long can your Equipment be Hired?

Our equipment can be hired from as little as a few hours to long term contracts of months if not longer.

☑ 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. Regarding dangerous substances, we also adhere to the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations and other legislative measures that might be in place.

Consequently, we possess Health and Safety Executive (HSE) accreditation; every workforce member has received first aid training.

☑ Are you environmentally friendly?

We believe in "thinking green" in the workplace as 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 our equipment has been converted from diesel to gas, invested 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 recycled.

☑ Do you require any further information?

Contact us today to discuss your requirements with our friendly and expert Moving Specialists. Alternatively, to learn more about heavy equipment, see this page.

Our Other Services

Factory Relocation

Factory Relocation Service

We can move any type of machinery, big or small. This also us to cater for all your needs for moving from one location to another. We provide all the equipment and have skilled operatives to carry out the job while safe and timely.

Find out more about our Factory Relocation Service.

Versa Lift 25/35

Forklift Moving 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.

Continental Moving Service

Continental Machinery Moving Service

We can offer a service abroad in any location. We have worked globally; we are 'not' just a UK company. Further, we can organise shipping, containerisation, packing service and machinery installation wherever you may be.

Please find out more about our Continental Machinery Moving Service.

Machinery Haulage, Relocation, Transport & Moving Service

Machinery Haulage, Relocation, Transport & Moving Service

We can transport any machinery, big or small and out of gauge. Furthermore, we can move you from your old location/premises to your new location/premises. We can also provide just transportation for your machinery if you choose. For example, if you require your machine to be collected and delivered to you, this is a service we provide.

Please learn more about our Machinery Haulage, Relocation, Transport & Moving Services.

Equipment, and Heavy Equipment Moving & Haulage Service

Equipment, and Heavy Equipment Moving & Haulage Service

We offer a heavy haulage transport section. This includes wide loads, gauges 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 liaise with local police authorities and government agencies on your behalf. We have a wealth of experience moving everything from small CNC machines to 150-tonne Press Crowns and more.

Please find out more about our Heavy Equipment Moving & Haulage Service.

Moving Equipment Hire Service

Moving Equipment Hire Service

Moving Equipment Hire Service We have several Versa lifts, Including 25/35, 40/60 and 60/80, along with many other pieces of equipment. These are available for immediate hire, both on short-term and long-term contracts. Moving and relocating the most complex machinery can come with a fully qualified driver. Alternatively, we can supply them independently for your operators to use. Our fully certified machines can be delivered day or night as we are a 24-hour hire and transport service.

Please find out more about our Moving Equipment Hire Service.

Shipping Container Packing Service

Shipping Container Packing Service

We can offer a service for securely and safely loading your machinery into containers using blocks and straps. You can then ship these containers to any destination around the world. This involves loading various types of containers, such as end loaders, open tops, and flat racks. We can provide photographs and complete documentation.

Please find out more about our Shipping Container Packing Service.

Secure storage

Secure Warehousing Storage Service

We can offer a Secure Warehousing Storage Service secured by CCTV, fully alarmed, with on-site rest facilities. Our premises can come fully heated to protect your goods. Silver Knight has Goods In Trust insurance, which ensures goods up to £1 million.

Please find out more about our Secure Warehousing Storage Service.

All machines can be moved or relocated

Factory Clearance Service

Are you looking to sell your factory equipment? Contact us today, and we’ll do a site visit to give you competitive pricing for your equipment and, if happy, move it as well.

Please find out more about our Factory Clearance Service.

Machine Disposal

Machine Disposal Service

As technology evolves and advances, machines inevitably become outdated and are subsequently replaced by newer, more efficient models. This raises the question of what to do with old or broken machines when they are no longer helpful. Proper machine disposal is crucial to avoid environmental hazards and ensure safety. This is where we come in as we can discuss the various methods and best practices for machine disposal with you, then take care of it as well.

Please find out more about our Machine Disposal Service.

About Our Services

Alongside our primary handling equipment services, we also offer Machinery dismantling, lifting equipment, lifting jacks, factory clearance and complete clean up, transporting heavy plant, removal of equipment from the site, machine hire service, UK and worldwide haulage, full documentation service, provide movement orders for abnormal loads, liaison with police and road network authorities, importing and exporting of machinery, container loading, open top containers and end loaders transport, full risk assessment and method statements, complete project management, and 24-hour call out.

We offer a comprehensive door-to-door service for machine installation. There’s no job too big or too small. Our services include machinery collections, including machinery auctions, dismantling, reconstruction, project installation, machines containerised and packing service; this is global. We have international movements. We provide various services, including heavy haulage, transportation of long loads, handling out-of-gauge loads, forklift and versa hire, mega lift operations, iron fairy crane hire, machine disposal service, and short and long-term storage facilities. In addition, we offer a trailer repair and modification service. We also undertake on-site fabrication services. We carry out site visits upon request.

Safe Contractor Approved

Safe Contractor Approved