SpanSet UK

SpanSet Limited has been established in the UK for over 40 years and is part of the SpanSet International Group of companies sited across the world. The SpanSet Brand is recognised globally as one of quality and reliability. From sub zero temperatures in Europe to the blistering heat of the mining environment in Australia, SpanSet products continue to perform as intended, giving the end user peace of mind and ensuring the highest levels of safety. With over a 1000 of our products NATO codified, defence forces around the world continue to specify the SpanSet brand. 

SpanSet UK design, manufacture and supply Height Safety, Lifting and Load Control products at their custom built Cheshire plant. Through continuous customer surveys, we know our representatives are the best in the business and this reflects in our approach when dealing with the challenges faced by our customers. That is, our emphasis is on listening rather than talking, then drawing on extensive experience and global resources to find the most efficient solutions. 

All of this is backed by our extensive accreditations and quality systems.

Height Safety 

SpanSet’s vast experience in webbing based products provided the perfect background for the development of the innovative range of height safety equipment including the patented Horizontal Safety Line and the Gotcha Range of Rescue Equipment. 

Safeline Systems 

SpanSet design, manufacture and supply a range of permanent Horizontal Life Lines when you combine these with SpanSet UK’s range of height safety equipment you then have the total solution for your workers at height. 

Safeline the total solution from survey – quoting – supply – installation – periodic testing & maintenance. 

Lifting Slings 

SpanSet’s Lifting products include the patented roundsling in the 1970’s to the new generation Supra Plus round slings, the Joker Hook and also the high capacity 100 tonne MagnumPlus roundslings. All aimed at improving safety in your industry and work place. Our products find themselves being used in the most brutal environments and the SpanSet Brand continues to be specified by industry and defence forces around the world. 

Load Control 

Whatever the situation, whatever the load, whether lifting or lashing it is vital to know you are in control. That’s why it’s crucial to insist on SpanSet. 

The SpanSet name has fast become the acknowledged industry term for industrial load control systems, only genuine SpanSet products offer the benefit of over forty years’ development expertise – stretching textile technology to new limits. 

SpanSet manufacture a comprehensive range of systems for securing your load - commercial vehicle lashings, heavy plant equipment, vehicle recovery systems and light industrial restraints. 

In short, on land, at sea or in the air, it pays to rely on SpanSet. 



Based upon our commitment to quality it is SpanSet’s aim to provide training and support for our extensive product range and techniques. SpanSet’s training courses provide the client with knowledge of equipment and techniques allowing them to operate safely in designated environments. 

Training modules are available to suit most industries. The Police, Emergency Services and the Military are catered for with modules specifically designed for their requirements. The modular course content is simple to understand. More complex courses can be created, by combining standard modules and we are able to offer a greater opportunity for tailor making courses to client’s specific needs. 

Our custom built training facility contains the resources to recreate a broad range of operational environments specific to each client requirement and appropriate working method. SpanSet safety training courses ensure that trainees can learn in safety, with carefully controlled conditions and expert tuition. Alternatively we are pleased to provide training at your company or site subject to suitability including offshore installations. 

SpanSet is the first height safety training company to be audited by the BSI to the Standard BS8454:2006 – for the Delivery of Training & Education for Working at Height & Rescue. 

Training Courses 

  • Height Safety for Industry
  • Height Safety for Police, Emergency Services & Military
  • Working at Height on Vehicles
  • Safe Lifting & Rigging
  • Load Control

Training venues in Aberdeen, Middlewich and London. 

All SpanSet products have been developed to work as part of an overall safety solution, which includes products, installations, training, implemetnation, testing and servicing.  By offering our customers an overall solution SpanSet is better able to meet customers' needs and help them develop safer solutions for working at height, lifting and load restraint.