Sassi Gears

Sassi have issued a news bulletin detailing changes to their braking system for their machines.  The update is as follows: “In accordance with what requested by the rules EN81-20 & EN81-50 we inform you that, starting from the next few weeks, all our GEARS will be supplied equipped with our SERVICE BRAKES working with coils

Superhero Challenge

Our Managing Director, Russell Walker, and Technical Manager, Matt Jeans, both took part in a Superhero Challenge for St Richard’s Hospice in Worcester last weekend. More than 600 Wonder Women, Supermen, Incredible Hulks, Spidermen, Batmen – and women – ran the St Richard’s Superhero Challenge at the sun-drenched University of Worcester Lakeside Campus, in Holt,

System Updates & Stock Takes

We are upgrading our server and user PCs today, as well as performing a 100% stock take.  Support will still be available throughout the day, but may be limited at times. We appreciate your patience.

Booming Worcestershire lift component manufacturer hosts MP

West Worcestershire MP Harriett Baldwin has visited a thriving county-based lift component manufacturer. From left: Sam Tanno, Harriett Baldwin MP and Russell Walker Atwell International, which specialises in the design and supply of safety products for the global lift industry, gave the MP a guided tour of their 10,000 sq ft design and engineering plant


Atwell International are continually trying to improve our levels of service and, as such, are currently in the process of converting to e-invoicing to ensure a more smooth running and efficient service to our highly valued customers and suppliers. We collected information during August, and will now be sending all of our invoices and statements

Santander Funding

Atwell International have made the news after receiving funding from Santander Corporate & Commercial. This will help the business to expand operations in Australia, China, France, Singapore and North America. Russell Walker, Managing Director, said: “These are exciting times for the business as we expand our operations across the world, as well as increasing sales

VG Safety Gears – Precise. Reliable. Safe.

Atwell International are proud to offer the FULL range of VG Safety Gears. We are the only company in the UK to cover safety gears for any type of lift up to 120 tonnes in weight. What’s more, standard VG Safety Gears are held in stock and are available for short notice delivery – at

Another New Member Of Staff!

It would appear that new members of staff are like busses… Sam Tanno is our latest addition to the Atwell team, and he has joined us as an Engineering Graduate.  Sam will be analysing the range of VG Safety Products and will play a key role in the future research and development of VG Safety Gears.

New Member of Staff

We have taken on a new member of staff! Paul McNamee has joined Andy in our Stores department to assist in the setting and manufacture of VG Safety Products. Paul will also assist in stock control and despatching orders. We would like to welcome Paul to the team!

New VG Test Tower

We have installed a brand new test tower at our office in Worcester, which enables us to demonstrate just how accurate and reliable the VG Safety Gears are, as well as performing additional batch tests for VG Safety Gears. The tower stands at 6.5m high and allows us to test a load of up to