Somers

 

Bespoke products 

Lloyds Somers, pride themselves on their ability to provide "Handling Solutions" and the depth of experience within the Somers design team allows the company to do just that.
A major proportion of Lloyds Manufacturing business is the design and manufacture of bespoke equipment tailored to suit client requirements.

Previous case studies include:
330 te motorised fully adjustable transformer core lifting beam; Bridge lifting equipment; Cryogenic pump handling equipment; Aluminium flue wall lifter; Automatic furnace loading and charging equipment; Rail mounted hydraulic manipulators for tunnel support beams; Automatic cladding removal system (pick and place); special purpose transportation trailers; to name but a few.

Our areas of expertise include:

•    Bogie Handling Equipment
•    Coil Handling
•    Rail Depot Equipment
•    Rail Vehicle Lifting
•    Service and Repairs
•    Slab and Billet Handling
•    Sheet Handling
•    Tilters and Rotators
•    Tongs and Grabs

For further information contact: manufacturing@lloydsbritish.com

Bespoke lifting and handling equipment

Lloyds Somers, pride ourselves on our ability to provide "Handling Solutions" and the depth of experience within the Somers design team allows the company to do just that.

A major proportion of Lloyds Manufacturing business is the design and manufacture of bespoke equipment tailored to suit client requirements.

Slab and billet handling

Lloyds Somers, design and manufacture a variety if slab and billet handling devices for use throughout the steel and aluminium industry. With almost 100 years of experience in the design and supply of equipment to the industry Somers have a wealth of knowledge available to ensure the product exceed our customers expectations.

Coil Handling

Lloyds Somers, design and manufacture a variety of coil handling devices for use throughout the steel, aluminium and general O.E.M industry. There are a wide range of coil lifters available from the most basic coil handling beams and C hooks through to the most up to date range of telescopic coil lifters, which can be used as stand alone machines or incorporated into fully automated coil warehouse solutions.

Tilters and Rotators

Turning and Rotating of heavy loads is one of the most difficult manipulations to be achieved in a safe and controlled manner and ready made devices to achieve this requirement are not readily available on the open market. As experts in handling and manipulation, Lloyds Somers, have encountered this problem on many occasions and have designed and engineered numerous devices to achieve this particularly tricky requirement.

If you have a requirement to lift, turn, tilt, rotate, upend or downend we can help

Sheet Handling

We design and manufacture a variety of sheet handling devices for use throughout the steel, aluminium and general O.E.M industries. If you take away the manual element of sheet handling, you take away the hazard. Lloyds Somers sheet pack lifters are motorised to remove the hazard. We offer a sheet pack lifters with and without slew and can be designed to suit any application.

Tongs and Grabs

Gravity Tongs using the ultra reliable Somers automatic mechanism or hydraulic/motorised tongs are available to suit both hot and cold product handling. Capacities range from 100 kilos to 200 Tonnes.

Service and Repairs

We offer repair and refurbishment to all areas of material handling. Our total service and total commitment, ensures your equipment is not just returned to original condition but brought right up to date with the latest technology advances.