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 load multiple variations of containers including: end loaders, open tops, flat racks. Photographs and full documentation provided.
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 in experience of relocating machinery from moving industrial heavy machine equipment to lighter CNC machines.
Fully Project Managed Hassle Free Service
Our machine moving 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.
Work to your planned moved
If you already have a plan in place to move your equipment, we can simply be your contractor of choice 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 of it 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 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.
Site visit & personalised assessment
Our Shipping Container Packing Service, can come with a site visit by our professional heavy equipment moving assessor - this is so we can assess what needs to be moved and the required equipment to move it - along with 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 provide advice around the documentation you will need to have in place 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 full 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 provide advice 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 in regards 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 how to install 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 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 powered by Gas, and not diesel, which is far cleaner and better for the environment.
☑ Safe Contractor Accreditation
Silver Knight are 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.
☑ 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. With regards to dangerous substances, we also adhere to the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations as well as 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 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.
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 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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
About Our Services
Alongside our main handling equipment services we also offer: Machinery dismantling, lifting equipment, lifting jacks, factory clearance and full clean up, transporting heavy plant, removal of equipment from 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, full project management, and 24 hour call out.
We offer a total door to door service of 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. Heavy haulage, long loads, out of gauge loads, forklift hire, versa hire, mega lift, iron fairy crane hire, machine disposal service and storage facilities; short and long term. In addition, we offer a trailer repair and modification service. On-site fabrication is also undertaken. Sites are also carried out upon request.