Case Studies - Caparo Precision Tubes

Who are Caparo Precision Tubes?

Caparo Precision Tubes produces in excess of 100,000 tonnes of welded steel tubes per annum for both UK and export markets and offers the largest size range of any domestic UK manufacturer.

Major markets served include automotive, garden and leisure, furniture and horticulture.

Re-coiler for slitting line waiting to be dis-assembled and moved to new factory

Re-coiler for slitting line waiting to be dis-assembled and moved to new factory

What have we done for Caparo Precision Tubes?

Silver Knight Ltd have been involved in planning and executing the relocation of Caparo's expensive equipment on many an occasion. This has involved relocating everything from a single piece of equipment to the whole plant.

Silver Knight employee discussing moving scrap winder

Silver Knight employee discussing moving scrap winder on slitting line

De-coiler for slitting line waiting to be dis-assembled and moved

De-coiler for slitting line waiting to be dis-assembled and moved

What Caparo Precision Tubes say about us...

"Your professionalism in planning and executing an efficient, smooth relocation of our expensive equipment, was one of the key factors which enabled us to improve on our aggressive schedule. Obviously, I would have no hesitation in recommending Silver Knight Ltd to anyone. Please thank your crew for their excellent performance."

"We have called on Silver Knight Ltd to relocate everything from a single piece of equipment to the whole plant. In each case they have responded to our schedule, in some cases very short notice and others spread out over a period, in stages."

"I was really impressed by your professional demeanour and your ability to achieve the end goal with the tight schedule submitted. It was a pleasure working with your organisation on a project of this magnitude. "
Phil Reed, Director

Machinery re-assembled in new factory