Shipping Container Packing Service
We can offer a service on securely and safely loading your machinery into containers using blocks and straps you require moving to any destination worldwide. This includes packing multiple variations of containers, including end loaders, open tops, and flat racks. We provided photographs and complete documentation.
Contact us today for a free no obligation quote on:
0121 544 8118, Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm GMT
☑ What does our Shipping Container Packing Service include?
Some of the main benefits of our packing 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.
Fully Project Managed Hassle-Free Service
Our qualified team meticulously manages our machine moving service, designed to safely and securely move your equipment with minimal business disruption and productivity loss.
Work to your planned moved
If you plan to move your equipment, we can be your contractor to move the machines with our equipment and secure them in the containers. Alternatively, we can advise on the best and most cost-effective solution and either create the movement plan for you or work to enhance certain areas if required.
Health and safety documentation
All our services come with full RAMs and health and safety documentation.
High level of public liability insurance
We know your equipment can be costly, 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 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 regularly service all our equipment, ensuring that the essential moving equipment you rely on is always fit for the job.
Site visit & personalised assessment
Our professional heavy equipment moving assessor can visit your site as part of our Shipping Container Packing Service. This allows us to determine the necessary equipment for moving your items. We will also assess any health and safety concerns for our operatives and your staff.
Photographic & documentation
We regularly move machinery aboard both to Europe and beyond. As a result, we can advise on the documentation you will need to ship items outside of the UK and the best process of shipping your machines over The Channel, The North Sea, and The Atlantic as part of the move.
We provide photographic evidence of the shipment blocked and strapped and complete documentation supplied.
Advice to make your move as cost-effective & efficient as possible
This service isn't just about you telling us how you would like your machine shipped and us doing it; we can also advise on the best and most cost-effective solutions to move the equipment from one location to another.
Working with the UK Transport Agency, Police Escorts, local authorities, & documentation
As part of our service and experience, we know how to work with shipping authorities concerning documentation required to transport machinery to and from the UK to pass border security controls.
Can provide fitting documentation & install at the delivery end
As part of our service, we can provide your staff with fitting instructions on installing the machinery we move.
☑ 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
Indeed, for long-term contracts, we maintain all our equipment on-site, which we routinely service and certify. Our officially recognized servicing partners consistently uphold our equipment's standards and reliability to guarantee a smooth move.
Is your moving equipment environmentally friendly?
Indeed, we have upgraded all our machine moving equipment to run on gas instead of diesel, which is significantly cleaner and more environmentally friendly.
☑ Safe Contractor Accreditation
Silver Knight is thrilled to announce that we have received 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 employees and the HSE.
We take our legal health and safety requirements very seriously.
☑ How do we differ from other moving companies?
Unlike our competitors, we offer competitive prices and own all our equipment, which our qualified drivers can operate. Additionally, we provide flexible variable contracts and ensure long-term contract equipment remains maintained and serviced.
We have full Risk Assessments and Method Statements (RAMS) in place and all qualifying documentation.
Our main differentiator is that we offer a 24-hour service and can deliver your equipment at concise notice.
☑ What areas does your Shipping Container packing service cover?
This service can cover all UK ports.
☑ 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.
As a result, we have obtained Health and Safety (HSE) accreditation and trained our entire workforce in first aid.
☑ 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.
Our Other Services
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.
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 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.
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.
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 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, our operators can independently operate them as we can supply them separately. We deliver our fully certified machines day or night, providing 24-hour hire and transport service.
Please find out more about our Moving Equipment Hire 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. We load multiple variations of containers, including end loaders, open tops, and flat racks. We provided photographs and full documentation.
Please find out more about our Shipping Container Packing 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.
As technology evolves and progresses, newer and more efficient models replace outdated machines. This raises the question of handling old or broken machines that are no longer useful. Ensuring proper machine disposal is crucial to prevent environmental hazards and ensure safety. We specialise in addressing this concern by offering consultations to discuss various methods and best practices for machine disposal. Furthermore, we take care of the entire process, providing a comprehensive solution.
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.
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.