|Stephen Osborne||19/03/2019 10:29:43|
|16 forum posts|
Can anyone suggest a suitable company who could move a 700kg lathe from Gloucester to Hampshire.
The quotes I have had are prohibitive.
Many thanks in advance
|Ian Parkin||19/03/2019 10:41:07|
617 forum posts
What sort of cost is prohibitive?
i have a lorry with crane sometimes available in those areas
|Simon Williams 3||19/03/2019 12:04:54|
|387 forum posts|
Vic Haines Transport in Pershore will oblige, try ringing them on 01386 553288. Lorry with a loading crane or palletised or whatever. No connection, we use then a lot at work and they travel all over the country. I've had stuff on a return load from Scotland no trouble, prices as good as anyones.
In a previous existence I used Charles Russell Transport in Tewkesbury. Might be worth a try on 01242 680678. I see their lorries all over the country, so they're still at it.
No connection to either - just a happy customer.
|Chris Evans 6||19/03/2019 12:36:43|
|1433 forum posts|
Wow a mention of Charles Russell. Used him a lot in the late 90s collecting EDM Spark erosion machines. Good to see they are still around.
|Russ B||19/03/2019 13:02:56|
|542 forum posts|
I've used him several times for machines including a series 1 Bridgeport which was a task and a half. Affordable, very hard working.
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