SWL 6t with a high duty cycle in automotive manufacturing plant.
Twin Hoist 20 tonne capacity, 10 tonne auxiliary
Bogie Manupulator designed and built by AV Lifting & Handling for Irish Rail


Incline Crane
Incline Crane

This incline crane is designed to fit up into the highest part of the rafters. read more →

50t Lifting Beam
50t Lifting Beam

Designed for picking up steel coils that weigh up to 50t. read more →

Freestanding Cranes
Freestanding Cranes

The cranes are freestanding SWL 6t with a high duty cycle, (M3), they are wire rope hoists with a divorced pendent, they operate 24/7. read more →

Overhead Crane
Overhead Crane

Twin Hoist 20 tonne capacity, 10 tonne auxiliary read more →

AV Lifting and Handling


A.V. Birch Lifting and Handling have been working together with our customers to design, manufacture and install equipment best suited to their applications for over 30 years.

Our experienced technical sales staff will liaise with buyers, engineers and operatives to provide cost effective solutions.

if you can’t see what you are looking for on the website, please contact us. We have 16,000sq ft of space in our factory, and we are experienced in custom builds of equipment.

  • Loose lifting gear
  • Hoists and winches
  • Cranes and gantries
  • Swing jibs and davits
  • Lifting attachments
  • Spreader beams
  • Material handling
  • Bespoke lifts
  • Safety equipment
  • Conveying equipment
  • Fabrication and machining
  • mild steel
  • aluminium
  • stainless steel
  • Repair
  • testing and inspection
  • Service and maintenance
  • Site and project work



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Tel: +44 (0) 1746 714418    Fax: +44 (0) 1746 714419
AV Birch Limited
Aldenham Business Park
Muckley Cross
WV16 4RR