About Us

Versalift United Kingdom Limited, the market leading vehicle-mounted platform manufacturer now exclusively distribute Ruthmann truck-mounted platforms in the UK and Republic of Ireland, following the acquisition of Ruthmann by Time Manufacturing company in 2021.

The acquisition brings together Versalift and Ruthmann, two complimentary manufacturers with award-winning platform designs and world-class facilities.

Versalift United Kingdom Limited will take responsibility for sales, administration, and aftersales for the Ruthmann STEIGER® and Ecoline ranges from its headquarters in Burton Latimer, Kettering.

A Time Manufacturing Company

Versalift United Kingdom Limited and Ruthmann are part of the Time Manufacturing Company which was acquired by the American private equity firm H.I.G. Capital in December 2021. Together with our sister companies in Denmark and France, we manufacture and distribute Versalift and Ruthmann vehicle mounted platforms.

Our world-class UK Headquarters are located in Kettering, Northamptonshire on a six-acre site which houses modern office suites, the company’s production facilities, service workshops, extensive parts store and a dedicated training centre.


Industry Leading Support

Ruthmann customers will benefit from the industry-leading support available from Versalift United Kingdom Limited which employs over 120 people and have a national network of trained engineers.

With the infrastructure to support units in the UK and Ireland, we offer the highest level of service and support to each unit throughout its life. With global backing and extensive production and workshop facilities, Versalift United Kingdom Limited leads the field.

  • National network of trained engineers
  • Technical Support Desk
  • Product and IPAF Approved Training Centre