For over 15 years, we have been dedicated to offering specialised lifting solutions to our clients. Our experienced team, ranging from management to on-site personnel, has successfully managed and executed contract lift and machine moving projects for 40 years.

We have a rapidly expanding fleet of plant and equipment that can be paired with the latest lifting and transportation methods available in the market, ensuring a cost effective solution tailored to your specific needs. We have carefully selected a diverse supply chain that provides unique support for our projects and enhances our own capabilities.

Our approach is rooted in partnership with our customers, aiming to efficiently accomplish the task at hand while considering the interests of all parties involved. We value your input and strive to bring your vision to life, whether it involves lift and shift operations, machinery moving, contract lifting, heavy and specialised lifting equipment, or custom fabrication work, safety and professionalism are of utmost importance to us.

Global presence

Lifting Gear UK Group Ltd belong to the business unit Lifting Solutions within Axel Johnson International. The business group is a global player in lifting equipment, steel wire rope, height safety and services. It operates as a group of companies that supply wire rope, hoists, overhead cranes and other lifting products together with connected services. Lifting solutions has developed rapidly. Having grown from 0 to 420 MEUR in annual sales since 2005, when the first acquisition was made. Today Lifting Solutions consist of 24 market-leading companies with +100 service centers world-wide. Together, the companies serve clients in a wide range of industries, including off-shore, renewable energy, shipping, automotive manufacturing, ports, fish farming, engineering, pulp and paper, mining, and steel.

Even though Lifting Solutions has a short history the companies within the group have a long history in the business and are well known and established in their local markets. Several have even been around for more than a century. Together, they possess a vast resource of specialist knowledge in lifting and steel wire rope.

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Strong owner

Lifting Gear UK Group Ltd is part of Axel Johnson International, a global industrial group that acquires and develops companies in strategically selected niche markets, primarily technical components and industrial process solutions.

The group is an active and long-term owner whose mission is to drive business development and growth. It builds and develops groups of companies with shared strategic objectives, stimulating joint initiatives and knowledge sharing. Axel Johnson International has six business groups: Driveline Solutions, Fluid Handling Solutions, Industrial Automation, Lifting Solutions, Power Transmission Solutions and Transport Solutions. Axel Johnson International has an entrepreneurial culture where decentralised and committed leadership enables quick decisions. The group has four focus areas: digitalisation, service, sustainability and people development.

Axel Johnson International is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden. The group comprises 200 companies in 34 countries. Axel Johnson International is part of the Swedish family-owned corporate group Axel Johnson.

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