At W.E. Dowds (Shipping) Ltd., we pride ourselves on having the latest and most advanced equipment for all your steel steel handling needs. Our equipment includes cranes and forklifts that are designed to handle heavy steel products safely and efficiently. We also have access to specialised covered flat bed trailers, that are equipped with the necessary equipment to transport your steel products with care. We invest heavily in our facilities to ensure the safety and efficiency of our operations and to meet the diverse needs of our clients.


  • Harbour mobile dockside crane
  • Rail mounted dockside cranes
  • Overhead travelling cranes upto 40 tonnes
  • Mobile dock side crane upto 45 tonnes
  • 1 CH 100 crawler crane 100 tonnes
  • Steel coil handling tongs upto 35 tonnes, 2 metre span
  • Utilising plasticised web straps, steel web straps, c-hooks, and spreader bars
Equipment - Cranage - W.E. Dowds (Shipping) Ltd.

Mobile Plant

  • 1 x 12 tonne fork truck
  • 2 x 16 tonne fork truck
  • 1 x 20 tonne fork truck
  • 4 x 25 tonne fork trucks
  • 1 x 28 tonne fork truck
  • 1 x 33 tonne fork truck
  • 4 x mafi units upto 70 tonnes
Equipment - Transport - W.E. Dowds (Shipping) Ltd.