About ILS International Heavy Lifting Experts.

About ILS

ILS are the highly experienced specialists in heavy lifting and complex logistics for the exhibition industry, working in the UK, Europe and Internationally.

ILS has over 30 years of hands-on industry experience working on some of the UK’s largest heavy lifting and complex logistics events.

Key Facts

ILS is a proud member of ESSA and the 2016 recipient of the industry Elite List First Place award.

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Key Factors in our achievements:

• Committed investment in our people and specifically in the heavy lifting training,to   ensure the highest commitment to event safety

• ILS has a full time workforce of specialist slingers and lift planners, trained to CITB levels for work in the exhibition industry and construction sector

• ILS has senior management with over forty years of industry experience

• ILS offers an in house bespoke service for the manufacture of lifting equipment

• ILS has an in house team preparing method statements and risk assessments for construction lifting

• ILS is a forward thinking company, we are privately owned and a family run business, we care for the people who work for us and the people we work for



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