Timeline

Over the years...


Since the company was formed in 1959 as Bolton Turntable Co Ltd. it has reached many milestones, name changes, added a range of divisions and much more. You can see by the list below what has happened over the years at Movetech UK, one being that the name has not always been Movetech UK.

2011

Movetech UK win the distribution rights to the innovative Park & Slide car parking system for the UK and Europe.

2008

Name changed to Movetech UK to reflect the wider engineered movement solutions offered.

2005

Acquisition of Cawley Marine Industrial.

2004

Acquisition of HOVAIR Systems.

1990

Exports to South East Asia extended.

1986

Acquisition of Hillis Frader Engineering Ltd.

1975

Industrial division formed to provide movement solutions for materials handling.

1972

Name changed to British Turntable Company Ltd to reflect growing export business.

1968

Rental division formed to serve TV, film, exhibitions and events markets.

1966

Swinging 60s London adopts movement as key element in retail display.

1965

Exporting begins.

1959

Company formed as Bolton Turntable Co Ltd.