Southern Recovery Services has seen lots of changes within the industry since it's start in 1965, but at each step of the way they have embraced the change and today they are seen to be the first people to call for a heavy commercial vehicle recovery or a heavy plant recovery.


With a wide range of equipment and nearly 50 years in the business, you can rest assured you're in safe hands.


All our vehicle conform with ISO 90001 and PAS 43 Industry standards. Our equipment is tested regularly and all our drivers are fully qualified with years of experience in the recovery sector and IVR qualifications in Customer Service, Heavy Recovery, Incident management,

and others.











The Heavy Recovery Team.


These under lifts are capable of lifting and towing  between 7.5 metric tonne. up to 44 plus metric ton and are the backbone of our business.  Used daily to keep the M23 and M25 plus other major roads clear of broken down heavy goods vehicles and coaches.


With dual winches capable of 30,000lb and lifting of up to 44 tonne, these vehicles will have you recovered in no time and being London friendly, we can enter the low emissions zones to recover  your bus, truck, van or lorry.


Just give us a call.


The Unimog.


A 4 wheel drive winching tractor with hydraulic sprag and winching capabilities of 20 tonne plus usable in all weathers and terrains.

Used to recover off road jobs, pulling them back to the road for safe recovery.



The Air Bag Recovery Unit.


Carrying five round bags with a  9300kg  lifting capacity on each bag and then the Big Wedge bag with a 17700kg  lifting  capacity, plus high pressure mats ranging  from 20 tonne to 40 tonne. Along with cribbing used for blocking when lifting, plus a generator for running the night  lighting unit .


The Air Bag unit is one of our specialist recovery units here at  Southern Recovery.

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