Picking a Global Counterweight Manufacturer: Things To Consider

At Blackwood Engineering we work alongside several heavy machinery OEMs with locations worldwide and consider ourselves a truly global counterweight manufacturer with sites across the UK, Europe, Asia, and the USA.

Blackwood works alongside a diverse range of customers worldwide providing counterweights for sectors including construction, agriculture, and material handling.

Looking to Onboard a Global Counterweight Manufacturer?

The biggest challenge for customers remains securing supply for machine builds at a cost-effective price. With disrupted supply chains and commodity cost increases Blackwood are acting as a sourcing option for customers looking to dual/triple source products as they look to mitigate risk and secure supply.

When onboarding a new global counterweight manufacturer its worth considering the below options:


Ensure your counterweight supplier has locations suited to your business’s strategic goals. With sites across the globe, we offer customers flexibility with sites across Europe, Asia, and North America. We can tailor the service we provide as a global counterweight manufacturer to suit an organisation’s location.

Overseas Partners

Blackwood has staff on the ground in key locations ensuring any problems can be addressed without the need to jump on a plane. They also maintain a presence amongst suppliers which strengthens the trading relationship and will ensure that your business runs smoothly.

Extended Purchasing Department

Having a presence in the source country also means we can act as an extension of your purchasing department. Your Blackwood contact is adaptable to your needs by visiting suppliers, comparing quotes, monitoring quality which frees up valuable time that can be used more effectively elsewhere.

Diverse Supplier Range

With a large portfolio of suppliers Blackwood has a network of counterweight manufacturers in different locations with different capabilities, expertise and price points that can be matched to best suit your organisations counterweight needs.

All-in-One ‘Turnkey’ Solution

When onboarding a new counterweight manufacturer, consider capabilities and expertise. Value-adding services are what sets Blackwood apart as a global counterweight manufacturer, we are adaptable and flexible being able to mix and match our services to best suit our customers’ requirements.

Services we Provide as a Global Counterweight Manufacturer

Blackwood offers a portfolio of value-adding services which set us apart as a counterweight manufacturer. Our range of services include:

  • Customised Finishing
  • Inventory Control and Financing
  • Supply Chain Support
  • Dual/Triple Sourcing Opportunities
  • Project Management
  • Low-Cost Sourcing

To find out more about the services we provide our customers click here.

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