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People you can rely on. Equipment you can trust. Technical developments ahead of their time and the sheer strength of global capabilities. Wherever you are in the world, whatever your heavy transportation and lifting challenge, ALE will provide an intelligent, responsible and flexible solution.

For further details contact Richard Cross Or Matt Rushden on Telephone 01889 272500 or email


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Phone : +44 (0) 1482 796214
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For almost 40 years ALS’ knowledgeable and experienced in house teams have prided themselves in providing clients with one local point of contact, specialising in unique, multimodal solutions for oversized, abnormal, exceptional and difficult cargo shipments in a range of industries by road, rail, air and sea both nationally and internationally.

For further details contact Jillian Peacock Tel: +44 (0) 1482796214 or visit 

Ashtead Plant Hire Company Ltd

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Phone : 01925 281000
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A-Plant is one of the UK’s largest plant, tool and equipment hire companies. We form part of FTSE 100 company Ashtead Group plc, the second largest equipment rental company in the world. As well as A-Plant, Ashtead Group also comprises Sunbelt Rentals, the second largest equipment rental business in the USA with over 550 locations and over 10,000 employees


At A-Plant, we enable you to focus on what you do best. We hire out the equipment you need when you need it, and we make sure it’s fully maintained, serviced and ready to work immediately, efficiently and safely.


Our complete range of equipment, from the smallest hand-held tool to the largest powered access machine, is available to hire from our network of Service Centres across the UK.


Baldwins Crane Hire Limited

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Phone : 0121 557 0760
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The Baldwins name has been associated with the Crane Industry since 1957 when it operated as a private partnership in crane hire and industrial removals.


Today, the company led by Executive Chairman Richard Baldwin is a major lifting force in the UK, with cranes ranging from 7 to 1000 Tonne.


The company is split into four groups with Heavy Cranes, Small Cranes, a Contract Lifting Division and a Mechanical and Electrical Division. Baldwins is geographically placed to carry out major lifting tasks throughout the UK. There is also a vast amount of experience within the Operational, Sales and Safety Divisions ensuring the highest standard of service to the customer.


With an expanding Sales force situated from within the UK there is always someone at hand to answer any customer query, carry out site visits and ensure lifts can be properly planned to BS7121 Standard.


For further details contact contact Matthew Wood on tel: 01215570760 email or visit

Central Platform Services Ltd

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Phone : 01977 643595
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 CPS Lift is a specialist company dedicated to the needs of the powered access industry. We provide everything from sales/hire to training and repairs for clients right across the UK.
We hold UK service partner contracts for both Bronto Skylift and Dinolift and are also able to facilitate end-user sales for Dinolift products in the UK & Ireland.

For further details contact Paul on Tel : 01977643595 or visit

DP World London Gateway

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Phone : +44 1375 648380
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London Gateway, the UK’s premier deep-sea port and Europe’s largest logistics park opened in 2013 & is a 400-hectare deep water port combined with a logistics park located on the north bank of the River Thames. 

The development, which is located just 25 miles from London and will be the closest port to the UK’s largest markets, is the UK’s first purpose-built, deep water container port for the 21st century. It will ultimately offer the largest new logistics park in Europe with planning consent in excess of 9.6 million square feet offering a unique logistics platform in the UK as an integrated tri-modal hub combining sea port, rail freight and road infrastructure.

London Gateway has created 12,000 direct jobs and over 20,000 indirect jobs. It enables the world’s largest container ships to call at the heart of the UK's economic and population centre.

 The port’s highly efficient road, rail and sea links offer a quicker, cheaper and more environmentally-friendly way to transport goods to their end destination compared with many existing supply chain models


For further details contact DP World on telephone +44 (0) 1375 648380 or visit

Forth Ports Ltd

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Forth Ports was established in 1967 as a Port Authority and through continued investment and acquisitions we have grown to be the 3rd largest port operator in the UK.   We employ over 1000 full time employees and handled over 41m tonnes of cargo in 2017.  We are freehold land owners of all our ports and when combining the port operations of loading and discharging vessel and land based services we can provide a truly portcentric solution to all cargo types, which benefits the customer, local and UK economies while driving environmental improvements within the supply chain.

We own and operate 8 commercial ports:  Port of Tilbury (London), Forth Ports Grangemouth, Forth Ports Dundee, Forth Ports Leith (Edinburgh), Forth Ports Rosyth, Forth Ports Methil, Forth Ports Burntisland and Forth Ports Kirkcaldy.  Our 8 ports are located within close proximity to the major economic cities of England and Scotland.

In addition to the commercial ports we also provide an important service as the river authority for the Firth of Forth and the River Tay.  Our marine department (FTNS) manages and operates an area of 280 square miles of navigable waters, including two specialised marine terminals for oil and gas exports.  The department delivers a consistent high level of service in ships handling, pilotage, navigation, conservancy and towage.    FTNS also manages and operates two specialised marine terminals for oil and gas exports.

Freightports Logistics LTD

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Our belief has always been that the customer service level we provide has to be the very best in the industry. Freight forwarders offer similar services, so the difference has to be how we take care of you and your cargo and how we communicate and work with our customers.

We work with a smile on our faces and take your business very personal and approach every requirement with the most flexible and cost-effective solutions.

In 2014 we were nominated and shortlisted as a finalist for the BIFA Freight Services Awards.


For further details contact Tom O’Keeffe on Tel: 01469426640 or visit

Gondrand UK

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Phone : +4401932783552
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Transportation of the Highest level - Covering the world.




Gondrand UK are a leading Air Freight, Sea Freight and Total Logistics company covering Europe & Worldwide.


UK Head Office Dagenham.


UK Branches at Bradford, Birmingham, Glasgow & Heathrow.


 For Further details Visit or Contact Paul Spencer on +44 (0) 1932 783552


Herbosch- Kiere

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Phone : +44 (0)208 987 9995
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Herbosch-Kiere is a leading European specialist in Marine Construction, Maritime Salvage, Demolition & Heavy Lifting. Herbosch-Kiere’s primary focus is on projects with a high degree of technical difficulty or logistical problems where our engineers can provide safe, innovative and cost-effective solutions


For further details contact Judy Turley


Business Development on Tel: 0208 987 9995



Holyhead Port -Stena Line Ports Ltd

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Phone : 01407 606878
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The Port of Holyhead is operated by Stena Line Ports Ltd, who are the statutory Harbour Authority.

The Port of Holyhead is located on the Isle of Anglesey, North Wales. It lies in a well-protected position due east of Holyhead Mountain, shielded from the Irish Sea by the historic Breakwater which is 1.5 miles in length. Holyhead is a 24 hour, deep water, lock-free port, centrally located on the Irish Sea coast within easy reach of several major conurbations both in the UK & Ireland .

For further information please contact Kevin Riley 01407 606878 or visit

J.D. Neuhaus

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Phone : 01384 353100
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 Welcome to J.D. Neuhaus, the world's leading manufacturer of pneumatic and hydraulic hoists, crane systems and system solutions. Our products are engineered for extremes


For further information contact Steve Walker on 01384 353100 details visit

JST Services (Scotland) Ltd

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Phone : +44 (0)1292 262 050
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From our base in Southwest Scotland, we operate our fleet of Mobile Cranes, Timber Haulage Vehicles, Timber Handling Vehicles and Port Handling Equipment for clients in the UK and across Europe.

For further details contact  John Scott or Neil Wallace +44(0)1292 262 050  visit 

From our base in Southwest Scotland, we operate our fleet of Mobile Cranes,Timber Haulage Vehicles, Timber Handling Vehicles and Port Handling Equipment for clients in the UK and across Europe.


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Phone : +44 (0)845 163 0700
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Kalmar is the industry forerunner in terminal automation and energy efficient container handling, offering a range of cargo handling solutions and services to ports, terminals, distribution centres and to heavy industry.

A global business with one of the widest portfolios in the industry, we improve the efficiency of your every move through our worldwide service network and solutions for seamless integration of terminal processes.

For further details contact Peter McCance on Tel: 0845 163 0700 or visit

Lifting Gear & Safety Ltd

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Phone : +44 1752 474 488
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 Lifting Gear & Safety Ltd (LGS) is an independent company specialising in three core areas of expertise - Marine Safety Equipment, Lifting Gear and Height Safety.  Through our network of eight depots stretching from Pembrokeshire in West Wales down to Fareham on the South Coast we service customers around the UK and beyond.

Our marine safety division proudly distributes equipment for global brands such as Comet, Guy Cotton, Lalizas and Mullion.   We also have a MCS approved service station, large stock holding at our local depots and an experienced team to back it all up.

So whether it’s a life jacket, mooring rope, pyrotechnics or a life raft and in everything else in between, LGS have you covered.

The lifting & height safety division supply a vast range of products and services – everything from a shackle to a chain hoist at one end of the spectrum to a large lifting beam assembly and mooring chain at the other.

We invite you to visit our website to find out more.

For further details visit or Tel: Tracie on 01752474488. 

Linde Material Handling Ltd

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Phone : +44 (0) 1256 342 000
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Linde - for your performance Linde Material Handling develops high-performance material flow solutions tailored to individual customer needs, with which users achieve sustainable competitive advantages. The company is one of the world's largest manufacturers of forklift trucks and warehouse equipment and has been setting standards for solutions for industrial trucks, fleet management, driver assistance systems and service offerings for more than 50 years. For further details contact Emma Clitheroe on telephone +44 (0) 1256 342 000 or visit

MPI Offshore

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Phone : +44(0)1642 742200
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MPI Workboats are one of the leading and longest serving providers of specialist CTV's and workboats to primarily the offshore wind industry. The spread of vessels in the fleet from 15m to 22m BV class gives us the ability to be Exactly where you need us. As part of the MPI Offshore organisation we also have access to specialist engineering and offshore skilled technicians.As part of the Vroon organisation we have access to other offshore vessels and specialist engineering services.

For further information contact Leslie Robertson on +44 1642 742 200 or visit

NOTUS Heavy Lift Solution

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Phone : +44 (0)844 8110616
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Notus Heavy Lift Solutions is an international heavy lift and transport consultancy group consisting of leading engineers delivering global solutions.


Planning an entire On and/or Offshore Wind Project is hard work. To help make the right decisions, you need a partner who is dedicated to Renewable Energy and has a proven track record in planning and successfully completing turbine Installations


Our project teams are the most experienced in the industry consisting of specialists from all lifting sectors who appreciate the complexities of working in difficult conditions and have the know how to successfully bring projects to life.



This deep expertise has been the basis for the successful project planning of several large offshore wind farms that have been widely accepted by Marine Warranty Surveyors and authorities, ensuringswift, consistent and quality driven project deliveries.


For further information visit or contact Richard Probert on +44(0)8448110116.


Poole Harbour Commissioners

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Phone : +44 (0)1202 440200
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Poole Harbour is one of the world’s largest natural harbours.


The Poole Harbour Commissioners sole employers of the skilled Stevedores at the Port offer a full range of Freight and Passenger Ferry and Cargo Handling operations.


For details contact :Steve Moors Port  Manager

on Telephone 01202 440 200 or email .


Port of Dover

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Phone : +44(0) 1304 240400
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Port of Dover Cargo facilities. Strategically located for Europe with minimal ship deviation . Fast, dedicated multi-purpose cargo facilities with professional stevedore and inland transport service support. New berths under construction with first phase opening end 2017.

For further details on the wide range of services and facilities for cargo that the Port of Dover can provide, please contact Nick Dixon or visit

Rotrex Winches

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Phone : 01773603997
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Rotrex Winches has a successful history spanning over four decades. During that time, we’ve probably deployed a greater variety of winches, into a wider range of situations, than any other company. We offer one of the largest ranges of winches in Europe – winches of almost every type and line pull, from 100 kgs to 200 tonnes. If it needs pulling or lifting, it’s unlikely that we wouldn’t be able to help. We’ve developed a broad range of services – not only do we hire and sell winches, we deliver an industry leading level of service and support, have extensive testing facilities and also provide training.

For further information contact us on 01773603997 or visit

SAMSON Material Handling Ltd

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Phone : +44 (0)1353 66 50 01
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SAMSON is a UK leading supplier of mobile solutions for import and export of dry bulk cargoes. De-dusting Hoppers, Mechanical Handling, Mobile Conveyors, Rail wagon loading/unloading, Ship loaders, Stacking Conveyors, Truck reception and Biomass Handling. For further information contact Sales on +44(0)1353 665001 or visit

Sarens UK

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At Sarens, we have the noble mission to be the reference in crane rental services, heavy lifting, and engineered transport for our clients. With state-of-the-art equipment and value engineering, we offer our clients creative and intelligent solutions to today's heavy lifting and engineered transport challenges.

With more than 100 entities in 65 countries operating without borders, we are the ideal partner for small-scale to mega scale projects. We currently employ 4452 professionals and diligently man our clients´ projects with top market talent from across the world. Safety and excellence in all we do are paramount to us. We strive daily to establish a safe space for our people, your people, and the equipment.

Sarens has been the market leader for over 60 years; over four Sarens family generations are intimately involved in this business. Our success lies in our entrepreneurial spirit and our continued dedication to our job. However, taking heavy lifting and engineered transport seriously is for us not just a matter of DNA and a family tradition but, most importantly, a vocation. The legacy that our proud craftsmen build by deploying our five unwavering values: brilliant solutions, dedication to safety, zeal for excellence, love for traditions, and global spirit.

For further details contact Mark Brooks on +441 642 621 621 or visit

Scotia Handling Services

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Phone : +44 1505 321 127
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Scotia Handling Services Limited is an independent, family run engineering company based in Linwood, Paisley specialising in lifting equipment, load testing, height safety and wire rigging.

For further information please contact John Mill on +44 (0)1505 321 127 or visit


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Solent Stevedores pride themselves as being an innovative and progressive Stevedoring, Storage and General Cargo Handling business.

The company began trading at the Port of Southampton in 2000, and operates the Dry Bulks Terminal handling a varied portfolio of Bulks products.

In 2008, the company extended their interests at the Tate & Lyle facility in Silvertown, London where the handling of Raw Sugar takes place.

The business added the prestigious Carnival Cruise Stevedoring Baggage contract to their portfolio in 2010 and this year will handle almost 320 Cruise vessels calling at Southampton.

In 2012, the company expanded its Stevedoring activities to St Helier, Jersey after winning a 9 year Stevedoring Licence and predominantly handles LO/LO & RO Pax services.

The company successfully won the Port of Immingham In Dock Tender in 2015, and specialize in the handling of Dry Bulk cargoes.

The company also carries out heavy lift, project works.

In 2016, the company expanded its range of service further by taking on the handling of the DB Cargo Rail Terminal in Southampton.

For further details contact Ian Jacobs on Telephone 02380 725 790 or visit

Stabau UK Limited

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Phone : 01670 818511
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Stabau UK Limited, the UKs sole distributorship for stabau forklift truck attachments.


We not only supply full range of robust, durable, low maintenance standard forklift truck attachments but specialise in the design and manufacture of purpose built attachments for all types of industry and all types of trucks.


Load capacities up to 80,000kg, including heavy duty Fork Positioners and 360 degree Rotators.


Attachments in Ex-Proof design for operating in hazardous areas, including the nuclear industry, are also available. Fully equipped workshop for repairs and refurbishing. Mobile engineers for onsite repairs, servicing and testing.

Mobile hydraulic hose making service.

For more information on stabau products and services contact: Alan Scarlett 01670 818511 Mobile 07500 958698 or visit our website

Contact: stabau UK Ltd,, Telephone 01670 818511

STILL Materials Handling Ltd (UK)

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Phone : +4403456036827
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For a long time STILL has been one of the leading suppliers of forklift trucks and intralogistics systems.

STILL are able to cater for all your materials handling needs. New and quality used trucks to warehouse design and installation…STILL have the solution:


Ø  Widest range of trucks from a single manufacturer.

Ø  Outstanding customer satisfaction levels.

Ø  National coverage, local teams.

Ø  Over 1200 Short Term Rental trucks at your disposal.

Ø  Lowest fuel consumption and C02 emissions worldwide.

Ø  Industry leading Fleet Management tools.

For further information contact Brian Olver on 0345 603 6827 or visit  


Streamline Shipping Group

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Phone : 01856 873658
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The Streamline Shipping Group can provide comprehensive efficient and cost effective services to meet all your logistical requirements. With over 30 years experience in shipping, transport,Warehouseing & Storage stevedoring, crane hire, vessel agency and project cargo we can offer you a turn key solution . We also provide lifeline freight services to the Northern Isles with our own dedicated container vessel. With company depots in Aberdeen, Glasgow, Kirkwall, Lerwick and Humberside.

For further details contact Eddie Barclay on Tel 01856873658

Surelift (UK) Ltd

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Phone : 01779 477775
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 Surelift (UK) Ltd, with locations in Peterhead and Aberdeen, Scotland offer a wide range of lifting equipment services, specialist machinery and equipment movement and NDT Inspection & Bollard Mooring inspection for a variety of industry sectors from Oil & Gas, Renewable, Marine and Decommissioning. 

For further details visit or call Steve McDonald on +44(0)1779 477775.

Terberg DTS (UK) Ltd

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Phone : +44 1422 257 100
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The Terberg TT183/223 series terminal tractors are 4 x 2 units designed for applications requiring extensive reversing and where a 180 Degrees swivelling seat is therefore essential.


TT tractors combine the spacious cab, Ergoturn Trademark swivelling seat and rear sliding door of the RT series with the agility of the YT series. For sites with slopes and ramps you may want to consider the RT 4 x 4 series.


For further details contact Sales on Telephone +44(0)1422 257 100 or visit

The Chatham Rope Company Ltd

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The Chatham Rope Company Ltd manufactures and sells rope to the trade and private customers throughout the UK and the world.
You are guaranteed the highest quality rope at very competitive prices from a company that manufactures and distributes a wide variety of ropes to a varied customer base.

The Chatham Rope Company Ltd can offer ropes for all applications - whether it's a traditional sailing vessel that requires complete new rigging or a modern cruise ship needing high performance mooring ropes , we can help. Our customers are extremely varied and we aim to help as much as possible - we have a wealth of knowledge to offer and are always willing to discuss projects large or small and hopefully come up with the correct solutions.





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TITAN Containers A/S

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Phone : +44 (0) 1375 396 456
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Containers can be used everywhere - well almost .TITAN supplies high quality containers and service with competitive pricing.
Why be satisfied with less?

With more than 25 years experience in the container market TITAN Containers has an expertise and a global network that is second to none. Regular and one-off customers receive the same professional service and assistance in deciding the right type and quality of containers to suit their specific demands and applications.

For further details contact Phil Brewer on 01375 396456 or visit 

WHYTE Cargo Handlers

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Phone : 01674 676794
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Whyte Cargo Handlers Limited . The core business consists of crane hire & cargo handling along with the following activities. Cargo Handling ONshore Sector Pipe Handling Storage & Distribution Plant Hire Trained Personnel Provide Personnel Training offer cargo handling services, crane and plant hire throughout Scotland.


Contact John Mullen on telephone 01674 676 794 to discuss your requirement or visit


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WWL ALS Limited incorporates the original company known as ALS (International) Limited which was founded over 35 years ago in 1980 to offer a "One Stop Shop" for the worldwide movement of abnormal and heavy loads, with its head office in Kingston Upon Hull, in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. Oversized and out of gauge cargo in the renewable, power generation, oil and gas, marine and offshore sectors offering transportation. solutions by road, rail, air and sea capital equipment


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Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (ZPMC) is a famous heavy-duty equipment manufacturer, and a state owned company listed on A and B shares on Shanghai Stock Exchange. The major shareholder is China Communication Construction Co., Ltd. (CCCC) which is one of top 500 companies in the world. The former company was Gongmao Shipyard founded in 1885 and it was renamed Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. in 2009. ZPMC headquarters is located in Shanghai. ZPMC also has 10 production bases located in Shanghai, Nantong with total area of 6,670,000 square meters and 10 kilometers coastline, especially the Changxing Base, which has a 5 kilometers deep water coastline, and includes a heavy-duty dock of 3.7 kilometers. ZPMC is the largest port machinery heavy-duty equipment manufacturer in the world and owns a fleet of 25 transportation ships which are from 60,000 DWT to 100,000 DWT can deliver products to all over the world.
For Further Information Please Contact us on +44(0)151345 8008 or visit

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