Maintenance & Service

Keeping your machine running efficiently and reliably is our number one priority. Our highly skilled and experienced team of engineers can carry out all service and repair work in our fully equipped workshop. Our modern fleet of service vehicles enables us to provide prompt and reliable onsite cover too.
We have all affiliated manufacturer diagnostic tools to hand, helping to quickly identify machine performance, predicting any future problems before they occur.

Contract Service Plans

For peace of mind, we offer an extensive range of Contract Service Plans tailored to your individual needs. These plans can be built into capital costs, allowing complete understanding of full costs for the lifetime of your machine.
Performed by factory trained engineers, contract service plan benefits include:
All services completed by highly trained engineers; 100% manufacturer parts used; No hidden charges; Bespoke payment options to suit you.

Operator Training

We can train your operators to carry out routine maintenance. keeping machines running at peak performance.
We offer full training to the machine operative when we sell a new piece of equipment. This will include guidance on required daily checks and instruction on simple maintenance tasks.

Emergency Breakdown Assistance

One call is all it takes – saving precious time. When a breakdown occurs, Taylor & Braithwaite respond immediately with all the tools required to get you back up and running. Our engineers go through extensive, on-going training programs at our manufacturer’s facilities, ensuring they are highly skilled when it comes to working on your machine. They have direct access to manufacturers for expert support. We also provide telephone support, helping to identify issues remotely, saving time and avoiding costs from site visits.

Bespoke Fabrication

At Taylor & Braithwaite we have a fully equipped fabrication workshop. Our coded welders provide a machine modification and refurbishment service on all types of machinery, including additional guarding and bucket modifications.


Taylor & Braithwaite offer a rapid response spare parts supply service, dedicated to maximising equipment availability and optimising operational performance. Our range of spare parts covers all the brands we sell giving customers the peace of mind that we can support you throughout the lifetime of your machine. Our staff will do whatever it takes to get parts delivered on time to minimise your downtime. Telephone: 017683 43007 to discuss your requirements.

LOLER Plant Inspection

With Health and Safety now at the top of everyone’s priorities we appreciate that keeping your construction equipment in safe working order is critical. At Taylor & Braithwaite we are accredited to carry out thorough examinations to ensure your equipment is compliant.
The vast majority of construction sites are now insistent that any plant machinery on site has a “12 Monthly” or ‘LOLER’ certificate to prove that the unit is in safe working order, and all the correct paperwork to prove this is critical.
Our engineers are trained and have the appropriate skills to carry out LOLER inspections
LOLER Inspection Service
• Free impartial advice by phone
• No-obligation quote for the identified LOLER inspection requirements
• Inspection service contract and schedule
• Inspections by friendly, professional engineers, by appointment
• Immediate feedback if any serious defects are identified
• Summary and review of any queries arising from the inspection, at the end of the visit
• Written reports by post or via email.
• Full certification provided
What items require LOLER certification?
A LOLER inspection or thorough examination must be completed on all lifting equipment to comply with LOLER. The LOLER definition of lifting equipment includes any equipment used at work for lifting or lowering loads, including attachments used for anchoring, fixing or supporting it.
More information on thorough examinations under LOLER can be found here.