Southwell Lifts & Hoists Company Profile

A family company established in 1945 in Camden, NSW, Australia, Southwell Engineering Pty Ltd has a proud history of creating an extensive range of Lifts & Hoists.

Southwell projects have ranged across Australia from the top of a Sydney skyscraper, to a laboratory at the southern tip of Tasmania, a self-storage facility in Darwin, a hotel on a tropical island off Far North Queensland, the blast furnace section in a major steel mill and everywhere in between. Export projects have included brick plants in the US and fruit processing in Fiji and South-East Asia.

Director, David Head and the team will work closely with you to ensure your project is operational, on-time and on-budget to the high standards for which Southwell are renowned. Our objective is to identify your expectations and requirements and to ensure they are met.


The sales team are dedicated to providing quality customer service and making your decision process simple. Through the experience and integrity of our sales team, we will work with you to develop the ideal solution for your lifts & hoists needs.


The experience and dedication of the Southwell Engineering team places us in the forefront of the industry. Engineering has a passion to provide the most innovative, highest quality and best valued solution to your needs.

Manufacturing and Assembly

The manufacture of our products is concentrated in our efficient plant in Camden, NSW. Every component is subjected to stringent quality control to withstand the toughest test.

Project Co-ordination & Installation

To ensure timely and efficient delivery and installation of your hoist, our Project Engineer and installation team are fully conversant with construction principles and closely liaise with your site personnel.

After Sales Service

We are committed to helping our customers get the most out of their equipment by training your operators in safe operation and daily maintenance of the hoist and provide professional preventative maintenance on a regular basis.

Southwell deliver engineering excellence, value, professional integrity, robust and dependable products and revel in developing solutions for large and complex challenges.