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Our Product Range

Vehicle Mounted Lifting Equipment

Our range of SwingLift electric cranes, fully hydraulic ‘PH’ Cranes and hydraulic loading platforms are perfect for vans and flatbed trucks.


Goods Lifts

Moving and handling solutions for a range of settings including both warehousing and back of house deliveries. Designed and manufactured in the UK


Lighting Winch Systems

Used to raise and lower lighting and other items from ceiling height to floor height for quick, safe, and easy maintenance and cleaning.


Nuclear Equipment and Services

Lifting equipment, mechanical handling solutions and hydraulic systems for all stages of the nuclear plant lifecycle and nuclear fuel cycle.

Lead and shielding nuclear products

Winches & Davits

Freewheel and no-freewheel options suitable for light recovery winches and industrial hoists.



On-site service and maintenance for our full range, helping fulfil legal requirements.


Tyre Press

Mobile and static heavy-duty tyre presses. Designed for forklift tyre maintenance and service operations.

Tyre Press

How we work


In-House Design

Years of expertise, the best mechanical engineers, and top of the range 3D CAD software enable us to design products rooted in innovation and specified for need.



Unlike many other companies, we manufacture our lifting equipment in the UK at our purpose-built facility. Helping meet the demands of a fast-moving marketplace.



We offer a comprehensive installation service for all products to ensure correct and safe installation and minimise downtime.


Our nationwide team of service engineers keep your equipment up and running and compliant with lifting legislation


Food and Drink

Utilities & Highways


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Food and Drink

Moving food and drink items presents hazards that can threaten your operations and put your employees in harm’s way.

You need a solution that improves operations, adheres to food hygiene legislation, and keeps your people safe.

Penny Hydraulics can help. Our systems reduce the risk of injury and speed up your process, saving both time and money.

Utilities & Highways

Tailor-made handling solutions for the utilities sector.

When you’re on the job, you can’t afford for your equipment to let you down. Downtime isn’t an option when there are people relying on you.

For over 40 years we’ve been supplying utility companies with the tools needed to overcome manual handling challenges and get the job done right, first time. We’ve worked with some of the UK’s largest businesses, including BT, Royal Mail, Severn Trent, and Balfour Beatty.


In the nuclear industry, precision is key.

Penny Nuclear designs and manufactures bespoke solutions including lifting equipment, mechanical handling solutions and hydraulic systems for all stages of the nuclear plant lifecycle and nuclear fuel cycle.

We work across the supply chain, in partnership with contractors and through specified tender applications to provide tailor made manual handling solutions to solve problems on site. We are a tier 2 supplier, supplying directly to companies such as Sellafield Ltd and Magnox Ltd, amongst others.

More Sectors

Engineering solutions for your lifting/handling problems.

We work within a wide range of sectors in the UK and around the world.

Our sector pages include information for:



Facilities Management

Logistics & Warehousing

Public Attractions & Leisure

Can’t find what you are looking for? Don’t worry, these sectors are only a snapshot of who we work with. If you have a lifting/handling problem we can still help, contact us to find out more.


Penny Hydraulics believe in delivering the highest standard of product and service to our customers. We pride ourselves on the various accreditations we have received in this pursuit.

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UVDB Qualified

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1000 companies to inspire britain

1000 Companies to Inspire Britain 2018

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Renault Approved Converter

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Construction Skills Certificate Scheme


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ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management

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Fit 4 Nuclear

ISO 14001:2015

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SIBA – The Society OF Independent Brewers

NDA Supply Chain Charter

NDA Supply Chain Charter


LEEA Development Member

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Cyber Essentials

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Safe Contractor

Nissan Approved Converter

Leeds Town Hall – Chandelier Winch Systems Speed Up Efficiency and Improve Safety

“The aftercare services that Penny Hydraulics offer is excellent, they’re only a phone call away to give you peace of mind. I am very satisfied with the service Penny supplied with these winches; I have no hesitation recommending them to anyone else thinking of using them.”

Penny Hydraulics Provide Self Storage Company with a Lift

“Penny Hydraulics were honest and open with the questions that we had. They really made us feel really at ease. They were very efficient in getting the lift down here and showing us how it worked. We’re very, very happy and I would definitely recommend Penny Hydraulics”
Reece Aloysius, Operations Manager View case study

Severn Trent Tap into Penny Hydraulics Range of SwingLifts to Help to Improve Their Workflow

Our partnership with Bott allows us to provide lifting solutions to customers with large fleets such as Severn Trent. We’re really pleased that Severn Trent have come back to us once again for the ML500 as a lifting solution – it proves that it is the correct solution for their application.
Daniel Casey, Marketing Manager View case study

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Designed & Manufactured in Britain

Penny Hydraulics is proud to design and manufacture many of its products in its purpose-built factory in the UK. So customers benefit from short lead times, high-quality equipment, low minimum quantities, and improved efficiency.