Producing the Goods!

The SpanSet Production Department has learnt a lot over the past weeks about how to adapt and manufacture our wide range of Height Safety, Lifting & Load Control equipment safely within Government guidelines. 

We have remained open for business throughout this difficult time of social distancing and are supporting customers, new and old alike with their stock requirements. 


As SpanSet supply PPE, Safety Critical Training for Work at Height and Safety Products we have been identified as a key partner in enabling category 2 responders under the Civil Contingencies Act to maintain their operational capabilities. Our contracts include Power Distribution Companies, telecommunications & broadcast services, Environment Agency, Ministry of Defence and the Emergency Services. 


SpanSet design, manufacture and supply a wide range of bespoke equipment to the MOD from heavy duty towing strops and nets to helicopter under-slung load equipment. If the military climb in it, want to restrain it or lift it, SpanSet can provide the solution. Read more

SpanSet is a core supplier to many utility companies, providing Height Safety and Rescue Equipment, Training and Inspection Services.  Read more

We have had to provide commitment to these organisations for continuity of supply and have therefore been OPEN FOR BUSINESS throughout Lockdown.  SpanSet have a strong Safety Culture – therefore adjusting the way we do business, following Government guidelines on social distancing and complying with legislation has come naturally to us.  Keeping our staff and customers safe is what we do – always.

Although we are fortunate to remain open and proud to be supporting key sectors, it is inevitable during this difficult time of Lockdown that we have had spare production capacity, so we have put this to good use and built stocks!


If you need it, we probably already have it in stock - if not we can make it!

Now is an ideal time to buy from SpanSet:


Our factory in Middlewich has continued to manufacture Height Safety, Lifting and Load Control equipment whilst adhering to all government guidelines and complying with legislation.  As UK based manufacturers and by being part of the International Group of SpanSet companies we have excellent stocks of, or access to, both components and finished goods.  With our robust purchasing and procurement processes, including a policy of dual sourcing for critical items we are working hard to ensure Lockdown does not result in inconvenience to our customers.  



  • HEIGHT SAFETY - Harnesses, Lanyards, Fall Arrest Blocks, Rescue Kits, Safety Lines and much more.....
  • LIFTING - SpanSet off an excellent range of Lifting Slings from our NEW competitively priced Spectre to the new Magnum Force with a lifting capacity of 150 tonne.
  • LOAD CONTROL - SpanSet products have been helping with 'Delivering Safety'

SpanSet products are designed to not only meet appropriate safety standards, but have the additional features which enable them to meet the workers more demanding expectations.

New SpanSet Spectre Lifting Slings - Our entry level range of Lifting slings to complete our comprehensive lifting equipment offer

NEW Magnum Force roundsling – hard wearing, UV resistant, slimmer, lighter even buoyant but still ideal for heavy duty lifting. The revolutionary addition to the extensive SpanSet range of lifting equipment.

SpanSet have a wide range of products in stock or available to order to help our customers deliver the goods, safely with SpanSet innovation.

Just some examples of how SpanSet by being OPEN and HAVING STOCK have supported our customers (both old and new) during Lockdown:

  • Specialist winch straps supplied to Rail Freight company who are moving essential supplies around the country.
  • Lashing Straps to Royal Mail who are using our Strap Assemblies in their Fleet in their smaller vans.
  • Edge Protectors supplied to protect newsprint in transit
  • Paxsafe nets to keep cargos safe when in transit


Ordering is straightforward with SpanSet.  Order online via our Webshop or call our helpful customer service staff on 01606 737494.

What products can SpanSet supply to help keep your staff safe and loads secure?  Enquire here