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Ask, listen and understand – finding solutions together!

SOVEX, now a TRANSNORM company; designs and manufacturers innovative vehicle loader modules and transport conveyor solutions. Founded in 2002, we have since supported end users and integrators alike, in turn establishing a broad range of international blue-chip clients across the Parcel and Distribution sectors. Our trusted experience and worldwide infrastructure help to deliver you with an edge in day-to-day business – SOVEX is now a more compelling player in the market having joined the TRANSNORM Group in 2015.

Global Management Board

Understanding begins with asking and listening.
Georg A. Waldmüller
I consider reliability and respect to be the basis of trustworthy cooperation.
Sidy G. Diop
Customer co-development fuels our continued innovation, driving our mutual success.
Gary Cline
  • 2002

    SOVEX Limited is founded in Prenton, North West, UK

    SOVEX emerges from the SOVEX Marshall brand which carried weight in the conveyor industry for decades prior.

  • 2003

    Refurbished equipment is the order of the day

    Primarily serving demand for the manufacturing refurbishment of existing Vehicle Loaders, Prenton acts as a base for both office and practical space.

  • 2005

    New markets, new products

    Continued requests from a growing client base leads the design and manufacturing of new Vehicle Loaders and Roller Conveyor modules.

  • 2008

    National service coverage

    Servicing, maintenance and breakdown repairs requested for vehicle loaders and conveyors old & new – a service fulfilled through SOVEX Service Connect.

  • 2010

    SOVEX Bendy Boom, the result of strong synergy with DPD Group

    Seeking a flexible vehicle loader capable of loading and unloading 40ft trailers and smaller collection vans, DPD sought the design expertise of SOVEX to develop a bespoke solution. The patented, award-winning SOVEX Bendy Boom was born.

  • 2011

    European Expansion

    First oversees subsidiary opens in The Netherlands. As a European logistics hub, the Benelux region acts as a perfect base for a multi-lingual pan-European Sales and Service Support Office.

  • 2012

    DPDHL collaboration yields the SOVEX Space Saver Boom

    With emphasis on space optimisation and multifunctional capabilities, collaboration with Deutsche Post DHL resulted in a customised vehicle loading solution – the SOVEX Space Saver Boom.

  • 2012

    Asian Sales Push

    Global push continues East with Sales Offices and a first order from China.

  • 2013

    SOVEX Sdn. Bhd established in Malaysia

    Overseas 20,000sq/ft manufacturing facility (since expanded to 50,000 sq/ft) and office space established in Kluang, Malaysia specialising in Vehicle Loader manufacturing and shortening lead times for Asia-Pacific region.

  • 2014

    Presentation of latest Mobile Vehicle Loader (MVL12)

    Portable hydraulic powered mobile chassis, allied with the deepest vehicle penetration ever within the SOVEX Mobile range.  A module designed to support emerging markets and siites without a loading bay.

  • 2015

    TRANSNORM SYSTEM GmbH acquires SOVEX Limited

    An already diverse SOVEX product portfolio is now supplemented with the addition of industry leading and world renowned TRANSNORM transport conveyor modules. A common client base across Parcel and Distribution can now benefit from a worldwide sales and service network.

  • 2016

    Close collaboration within the TRANSNORM GROUP

    Continued integration of TRANSNORM & SOVEX intel across departments, particularly Engineering and after-sales support.  Consolidation complete of adjacent manufacturing facilities in Kluang, Malaysia.  Numerous successful project deliveries across the Parcel industry.

TRANSNORM opens a new factory in Thailand

Central production factory in Asia was inaugurated on 24th November 2017/Production on-stream since September 2017/Higher production capacity and...

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