Moving your machinery during the Easter shutdown period?

Whilst some will be looking forward to a well-deserved break during the Easter shutdown period, a busy production manager will be tasked with coordinating the installation of new machinery or the improvement of operational efficiencies.

Easter Shutdown Machinery Moving

The factory shutdown and employee holidays is an ideal time to carry out machine refurbishments and maintenance. It’s also an excellent opportunity to move heavy machinery or alter machine line configurations.

At Merritts we’re open 365 days a year, so if you are considering any of the following works, we’re here to help:


Merritts Machinery Movers are leading specialists in the lifting, movement, transportation, installation and storage of heavy industrial machinery and equipment. From project start to project completion, we can provide you with the necessary resources to deal with every aspect of your machinery moving requirements.

We work across a variety of sectors and have evolved our machinery movers service into an industry leading package. We can provide a comprehensive turnkey solution, delivered by a full trained team, operating the most cutting edge lifting equipment currently on the market. Our machine movers package can include:

  • Heavy lifting
  • Loading and offloading
  • Floor loading calculations
  • Assembly and positioning of machinery
  • Alignment/Levelling/Core drilling/Bolting down
  • Connection to services
  • Decommissioning and recommissioning
  • CDM project management
  • Transport & delivery
  • Storage & warehousing


If you would like to discuss any upcoming projects, please get in touch with Merritts on 01623 759737 or email


February 7, 2019 by James Merritt

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