Premium CE / UKCA Certified Quality Stillages and Cages
A team with pride, skill and dedication
Since 1993 Lowe has been a preferred supplier of high quality stillages, trolleys and material handling equipment to companies such as JCB, DHL, FedEx and IAE. We have become industry leaders in providing bespoke solutions and pride ourselves on the competitive edge our designs provide to our customers.
CE marking is a certification mark that indicates conformity with health, safety, and environmental protection standards for products sold within the EEA.
The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents is a British charity that aims to save lives and prevent life-changing injuries which occur as a result of accidents.
Quality management systems operated by the certified contractors are formally assessed to ensure compliance with the requirements of ISO 9001. Each certificate issued is valid for three years during which period SCCS conducts regular surveillance audits to monitor continued compliance with the certified management system.
Who we are & what do we do?
At Lowe we adapt to your process, rather than expecting you to conform to ours. We look to add value to your processes whether it be by Design, Fabrication, Visual Management or Asset Tracking.
We are highly experienced process consultants, specialising in identifying and addressing inefficiencies and bottlenecks in your manufacturing process. With their expertise, they can analyze your operations, highlight areas for improvement, and develop customized solutions using their range of ITAP, Inspection Plans, Load Testing Certification, and FEA Testing capabilities.
Highlight Inefficiencies and Bottlenecks in your manufacturing Process
Our primary focus is on identifying and addressing inefficiencies and bottlenecks within manufacturing processes. We understand that these challenges can hinder productivity, increase costs, and impede overall operational effectiveness.
ITAP, Inspection Plans, Load Testing Certification, FEA Testing
Lowe Stillages and Cages provides a range of specialised services to ensure the quality, safety, and compliance of your stillages, cages, and related products. Our services are designed to meet industry standards and regulations, giving you peace of mind and confidence in the performance of your equipment.
Experienced in working to Directives and Regulations of the different welding procedures
With our extensive experience in welding procedures, Lowe Stillages and Cages is dedicated to ensuring strict compliance with industry directives and regulations. We understand the critical importance of proper welding techniques in achieving structural integrity and safety in products.
Bespoke Fabricated Solutions
We understand that every business has unique requirements. That’s why we specialize in offering customized fabricated solutions that are specifically tailored to meet your individual needs. Whether you require custom-designed stillages, cages, or other fabricated products, our team is dedicated to delivering solutions that align with your specifications.
Complete package from Concept to Delivery
Lowe Stillages and Cages provides a comprehensive package that covers the entire process from concept to delivery. We take care of every step along the way, ensuring a seamless experience for our clients. From understanding your requirements and developing the concept, to designing, fabricating, and delivering the final product, we handle it all.
Solutions tailored to suit your specific needs
We specialise in providing solutions that are precisely tailored to suit your specific needs. We understand that every business has unique requirements, and we strive to deliver customised solutions that address those specific challenges. Our team works closely with you to assess your needs, understand your goals, and develop solutions that align perfectly with your operations.
Skilled Project Engineers Conduct Estimates, Project Planning and Manufacturing Proposals
From the initial stages, we offer accurate estimates, meticulous project planning, and detailed manufacturing proposals. Our engineers leverage their expertise to analyse your requirements, assess the scope of work, and create tailored solutions that align with your goals.
Complete transparency with Site Acceptance Tests-Factory Acceptance Tests – Design Reviews
We prioritise transparency throughout the project lifecycle. We ensure thorough and comprehensive evaluations through site acceptance tests, factory acceptance tests, and design reviews. These processes allow us to validate the performance, functionality, and adherence to specifications of our products. With site acceptance tests, we confirm that the solutions are suitable for your specific site conditions.
Production and Manufacturing Support Solutions
We take pride in providing comprehensive production and manufacturing support solutions. Our services are designed to assist and enhance your production processes, ensuring efficiency and quality throughout. From initial design and prototyping to full-scale production, our team is equipped to handle every aspect of the manufacturing journey.
Complex Materials Handling Solutions
We are a specialist in providing complex materials handling solutions. We excel in developing customised solutions to meet the unique requirements of handling diverse materials in various industries. Our expertise lies in designing and manufacturing stillages, cages, and related products that are capable of safely and efficiently handling challenging materials.
Lowe Stillages and Cages specializes in process mapping to optimize your operations. Our team utilizes their expertise to analyze and visualize your current processes, identifying areas of inefficiency and bottlenecks. Through thorough examination, we develop strategic solutions to streamline workflows, improve productivity, and enhance overall operational efficiency.
Logistic/Storage Solutions Full Package from Design to Manufacture/Installation
We offer a comprehensive package of logistic and storage solutions. From the initial stages of design to the final installation, we handle every aspect of the process. Our expert team specializes in understanding your specific requirements and developing customized solutions to optimize your logistics and storage operations. With our in-house manufacturing capabilities, we ensure the highest quality of products that are tailored to your needs.
Lowe Stillages and Cages is committed to creating a safe working environment by offering high-quality safety equipment. We understand the significance of protecting employees and preventing workplace accidents. Our range of safety equipment includes top-notch gear and protective gear designed to meet industry standards.
Capability Acquisition Support Equipment
We specialise in providing capability acquisition support equipment to enhance and optimise your operations. We understand the importance of acquiring the right tools and equipment to meet your specific needs. Our range of support equipment is designed to improve efficiency, productivity, and overall performance.
Lowe Stillages and Cages specialises in providing capability acquisition support equipment to enhance your operations. Whether you need specialised tools, machinery, or materials, we have the expertise to meet your requirements. With our vast experience and collaborative approach, we ensure that the acquisition process is smooth and efficient.
Idea-Design Process-Define Process-Allow for Contingencies
We follow a meticulous idea-design process that allows us to define every aspect of your project while accounting for contingencies. From conceptualisation to final implementation, we ensure that your ideas are transformed into practical and efficient solutions. By incorporating contingency plans, we mitigate risks and ensure smooth project execution. Trust Lowe Stillages and Cages for a comprehensive approach to turning your ideas into reality.
We operate in our own custom-built production unit covering 1.09 Acres in the heart of the Staffordshire Countryside, allowing us easy access to all UK motorways.
We manufacture from three factory units; two are for production and one is a dedicated painting facility. Our design office operates using the Solid Works 3D 2008 and offers a design service incorporating:
- Cad drawing
- Design and 3D modelling
- Prototype Service to develop design through to manufacture.
- Customer provision of part/or item to be transported, and we will design and manufacture the stillage for its use
We have Pressbrake, Guillotine and Fabrication Facilities, complemented by our skilled Fabrication Engineers, all of whom hold welding qualifications certified to ISO 9606/1:2013 and also hold Welding Inspectors qualifications BSEN ISO 5817/2007 Quality level C.
The fabrications that are manufactured at our production facility are designed and built by Engineers and made to last. Unlike the more ‘off the shelf’ material handling equipment, our fabrications are well built to stand robust use. Any fabrication can be load tested to the customers specific requirements and will carry CE accreditation if required.
We pride ourselves in the ability to work quickly and efficiently to interpret your requirements from initial design through to fabrication. From the very small piece part items through to 5 tonne fabrications in one piece.
Our skilled time served Engineers have a wealth of experience in a wide variety of industries including, vehicle manufacturing, material handling, construction, and aircraft manufacturing.
All our equipment is manufactured to BS EN ISO 8611-3:2012 and BS EN ISO 445:2013.MIG/TIG welding can be accommodated.
We manufacture standard cage/containers Stillages/pallets as well as bespoke items. We also can design the dunnage system to support any product storage requirements offering ideal nesting, handling and surface treatment protection, as well as maximising your transport volumes.
What sets us apart from our competitors?
Firstly, over many years we have worked closely with our clients in providing solutions to their complex material handling storage/trolley etc. requirements. Problem solving is our strength, whatever the issue we can provide a solution.
Lowe deliver a complete solution to your material handling requirements. From your initial concept, we produce a detailed 3D design, working with you all the way through the design process, until reaching an agreed drawing..
Our purpose-built production facility is based in the heart of Staffordshire. We custom build every fabrication, taking the steel from its rawest state straight through to a high-quality product. Our fabrications are built by skilled engineers to last. During every stage of the production process our products are inspected to ensure the highest standards.
Long Term Relationships
We pride ourselves not only on just providing the perfect product/ solution, but the relationship that we have with our customers for the foreseeable future. If you have any issues or problems that need solving further down the line, we will always be here to assist.