Our Machine Moving Equipment & Moving Equipment for Hire

We own a large number of moving machines, and transport vehicles, required for the handling and transport of plant and machinery, within the UK, and for export worldwide. We have the capability to transport equipment of all sizes including wide, abnormal loads for which we provide the escort vehicles. Silver Knight will also hire additional equipment if a project requires it.

All our equipment is fully maintained and tested, and test certificates are provided on request.

All our equipment has been converted from diesel to gas. We are continually adding to our equipment roster and taking the advantage to invest in more environmentally friendly equipment.

Below is just some of our equipment we use and are available for hire

Versa 25/35

Versa Lift 25/35 Hire

Our Versa 25/35 is a 16-ton lift, usually used for lifting small CNC machines.

This is ideal for lifting loads in tight quarters, and our 25/35 Model can handle loads of 25,000 pounds with the base retracted - or up to 35,000 pounds with the base extended. As a result, this machine is ideal for getting into congested areas that other machines can't reach.

Our staff are qualified to operate this moving equipment.

Contact us today to see how we can help you or to hire this moving machine.

Versa 40/60

Versa Lift 40/60 Hire

Our Versa 40/60 is a 30-ton lift, which is used for example for the removal of large presses, picking up loaded shipping containers, lying presses over, and large CNC machines.

As a result, this machinery can lift 40,000 pounds with the base retracted - or up to 60,000 pounds with the base extended. Built with manoeuvrability, power, and ease of use in mind, the 40/60 is our heavy-duty forklift.

Our staff are qualified to operate this moving equipment.

Contact us today to see how we can help you or to hire this lifting machine.

200 Tonne Mega Lifts

200 Tonne Mega Lift Hire

Especially for presses and extremely heavy machinery

These are designed to lift items up to 200 tonnes, and ideal for lifting awkward and bulky machinery.

Contact us today to see how we can help you or to hire this lifting machinery.

S7 Forklift trucks

S7 7 Tonne Forklift Truck Hire

Used around the factories for moving small machinery and equipment and are very versatile in most jobs.

They are equipped to use gas which makes them very environmentally friendly, and suitable for factory use. Due to their size, they can easily manoeuvre around tight factories and other tight and small areas and are ideal for moving heavy pallets, and machinery up to 5.5 tonnes.

These forklifts are a great asset due to the size and lifting capabilities up to 7 tonnes.

Contact us today to see how we can help you or to hire this forklift.

S 5.5 Forklift truck

S 5.5 Tonne Forklift Truck Hire

Used around the factories for moving small machinery and equipment and are very versatile in most jobs.

They are equipped to use gas which makes them very environmentally friendly, and suitable for factory use. Due to their size they can easily manoeuvre around tight factories and other tight and small areas and are ideal for moving heavy pallets, and machinery up to 5.5 tonnes.

These forklifts are a great asset due to the size and lifting capabilities up to 5.5 tonnes.

Contact us today to see how we can help you or to hire this forklift.

Semi Ramp Low Loaders

Semi Ramp Low Loaders Hire

Used for transportation of light and heavy loads.

Comes equipped with large rear loading and secure ramps which allows for machinery to be safely loaded and ready for transport using our Scania tractor units.

These are able to carry 70 tonnes of machinery with ease safely.

Contact us today to see how we can help you or to hire this machine mover.

45 Foot Flat Trailer

45 Foot Flat Trailer Hire

Used for transportation of light and heavy loads.

This is ideal for flat loads which can easily carry heavy machines up to 28 tonnes. This is an ideal alternative to our low loader for the more straight forward and less complicated moves.

Contact us today to see how we can help you or to hire this machine mover.

Scania Tractor Units

Scania Tractor Unit Hire

Is used transport trailers around.

This is ideal to pull loads of 80 tonnes, using the low loader. This tractor unit has a Tag on the back which is ideal for getting into tight places.

Contact us today to see how we can help you or to hire this machine mover.

Super 6 Iron Fairies

Super 6 Iron Fairies Hire

16-tonne lifts are ideal for being used around the factories. Also for pulling equipment out of containers. They are also hired out on a day to day basis.

Our Iron Fairies are gas operated, making them environmentally friendly, and ideal for use in factories. These can lift everything from 1 tonne to 16-tonne machinery and other heavy items.

Contact us today to see how we can help you or to hire this machinery mover.

Where are we based?

We are based in West Bromwich, North of Birmingham, in the Midlands; however, we can service and supply moving equipment Nationwide.


Do you require something similar?

If so please Contact us today on: 0121 544 8118, to see how we can help you.


Our Machine Moving Services

Factory Relocation Service

Factory Relocation Service

We are able to move any type of machinery, big or small we will cater to 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.

Forklift Moving Service

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 Machine Moving Service

Continental Machinery Moving Service

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

Find out more about our Continental Machinery Moving Service.

Machine Haulage Service

Machinery Haulage, Relocation, Transport & 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.

Heavy Equipment Moving Service

Equipment, and Heavy Equipment Moving & Haulage 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 liaising with local police authorities where possible and government agencies on your behalf. We have a wealth of experience 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.

Rent Machine Moving Equipment Service

Moving Equipment Hire Service

We have a number of Versa lifts, Including a 25/35, 40,60 and 60/80 along with many other pieces 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.

Storage Service

Shipping Container Packing Service

We can offer a service on securely and safely loading your machinery into containers using blocks and straps, that you require moving to any destination around the world. This includes loading multiple variations of containers including end loaders, open tops, flat racks. Photographs and full documentation provided.

Find out more about our Shipping Container Packing Service.

Storage Service

Secure Warehousing Storage Service

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

Find out more about our Secure Warehousing Storage Service.

Safe Contractor Approved

Safe Contractor Approved