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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.

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Workshop Cranes

Elevate your Workshop efficiency with our versatile Workshop Cranes: compact, durable, and boosting lifting capabilities.

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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

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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.

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Nuclear Solutions

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

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Tyre Press

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

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Multi-Directional Forklift Trucks

From concept to completion and with over 50 years of experience, Sidetracker qualify as multi-directional forklift specialists, at the leading edge of material handling solutions.


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Featured Product

LuxLift 12 Lighting Winch (Lifting Weight 0-12kg)

Designed to elevate the standards of safety, efficiency, and versatility, LuxLift winch systems are meticulously engineered and manufactured to meet the diverse needs of modern architectural and lighting designs. From suspending lamps, lights, and chandeliers, to advertising banners, signage, decorations, and planting, LuxLift winch systems allow maintenance, replacement, and repair to be performed from a comfortable and safe working height.  

Key Features

  • Lifting weight of up to 12kg
  • Max lowering distance 20M
  • Power Motor 30W
  • Speed 2-3.5m/min
  • Protection Class I
  • Protection Category IP54
  • Multi-Contact Type; separate supply lines for lighting and Motor 1 light circuit (up to 10A)
  • 4 auxiliary contacts (up to 6A)
  • Safety locking device
  • Mobile App Controlled (tablet sold separately)
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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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Cyber Essentials

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Ford Pro Convertor

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Renault Approved Converter

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ISO 14001:2015

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ISO 45001

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NDA Supply Chain Charter

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UVDB Qualified

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ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management

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Altius Elite Vendor

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Made in Britain

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Altius Assured Award

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Self Storage Association

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Safe Contractor

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1000 Companies to Inspire Britain 2018

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LEEA Development Member

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How we work

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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.

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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.

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

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

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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Don’t take our word for it

Fantastic company, order and forget about it. They keep you up to date with emails from order to dispatch to invoice. No problems, thanks again
Ian Barron Swift Brake & Clutch Ltd

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The customer experience from the very outset has been exceptional. Delivered to our tight schedule and every Penny member I’ve encountered along the way has been very helpful, knowledgeable and always shown a positive approach.
Sib Turner Lighthouse (UK) Ltd

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From our first enquiry to install, we have dealt with professionals who know what they are talking about and understood what we wanted. We are very pleased with our goods lift.
Gary Hackett Leamore Windows Ltd

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Knowledge of the products and services by your team members and assistance with current issues, has been second to none.
Duncan Scott Hampshire Transport Management

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First time I have dealt with you and the transaction went seamlessly.
Kevin Morris ARI Fleet

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I’ve had a fantastic experience and customer service provided by Richard Gwynne. He has helped with information and advice and helped me understand how everything works. Always with prompt replies to all my questions. Professional and fast.
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The service we receive from Penny Hydraulics is second to none, which includes timely reminders when annual inspections are due and a professional service when their engineers are on site.
Norman Hilton Fanatics International

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Very easy to deal with company who responded to our specification quickly and professionally – installation was as agreed and carried out in a speedy and professional manner working alongside and around my warehouse team with absolutely no impact on the business.
Paul Tester Firesense Ltd

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Quick delivery. Better than the leading distributor’s next day service.
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Great service and great products.
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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.