Roll & Reel Handling Equipment

Core Gripper

UK designers and manufacturers of safe roll handling equipment for any industrial environment. STS offer a wide range of equipment to lift, move and handle any type of roll or reel you have.

1500kg Roll Handler

STS are experts in solving roll and reel handling problems. We have a wealth of experience working with all types of rolls and reels.

If a customer tells us of a problem we work with them until we provide them with a solution. The following pages contain many different types of units to suit different processes.

When designing to a specification to meet your needs and requirements we offer lots of different options from steel to stainless construction, manual, battery electric or pneumatic lift and full EX rated units that comply with ATEX regulations for zoned hazardous areas.

STS bespoke roll handling equipment is designed and manufactured in the UK allowing compliance with the Manual Handling Regulations.

We manufacture a large range of roll lifting and rotating equipment. One machine will do a whole range of roll sizes. We offer forward and side rotating units which grip the rolls on the outside; by clamping the rolls on the outside we avoid telescoping of the roll.

We make roll handling equipment to solve customers specific problems when working with rolls and reels. These core gripping roll handlers are designed for lifting and rotating rolls of materials by gripping the insides of the cores. Core grippers are only suitable for handling and rotating rolls which do not telescope.

We manufacture a lot of bespoke roll handling equipment because there are so many variables relating to roll size, material and customers sites. Our team of designers work closely with the customer to produce the correctly specified piece of equipment.