Penny Hydraulics

Vantage Vehicle Conversions is an authorised supplier & fitter of Penny Hydraulics vehicle mounted lifting equipment.

Fitted as part of your van conversion, vehicle mounted lifting equipment includes cranes and loading platforms:


Penny Hydraulics’ SwingLift range of cranes starts with capacities as low as 100kg with bespoke boom lengths to suit small car-derived vans, to models with over 4.3 metres of boom reach and capacities over 2000kg. This range is ideal for pickups, dropsides, flatbeds or vans.

Other Penny Hydraulics products include the lightweight, aluminium Davit Cranes, specially designed to be demountable and portable for hard-to-reach sites and the GridLift for the safe and efficient cleaning of highway gullies.

Loading Platforms

Penny Hydraulics range of loading platforms start with the 125kg capacity LoadLift SWL right up to the 500kg TailLift EL500 with its cantilever design and excellent ground clearance.

The SideLift range is popular with local authorities for kerbside collections and the StepLift range is designed to replace the rear step on most panel vans, ideal for loading heavy items from ground level to cargo area. Finally the LoadLift range is supplied to Royal Mail for moving containerised mail while the SWL products have been tailor made to meet the needs of the UK’s leading tyre companies.

These compact and durable devices are suitable for almost all commercial vehicles. A wide range of options are available including a choice of aluminium, mesh or steel platforms, wireless remote control, bespoke sizes, anti-roll-off toes, and guard rails.