Tipping Skips



Lowlyne Tipping Skips


A Lowlyne roll forward tipping skip is perfect for when outfalls are very low such as conveyor or scrap exists underneath machinery.


0.5 YD Tipping Skip

0.5 Yard

Ideal for confined spaces and can handle loads up to 1 tonne.


0.75YD Tipping Skip

0.75 Yard

Multi-purpose and ideal for where space is at a premium – suitable for heavy or dense small parts, or lighter waste such as card, plastics, timber or paper.


1YD Tipping Skip

1 Yard

Similar to the 0.75 yard but slightly larger to allow for more waste to be collected.


1.5 yard Tipping Skip

1.50 Yard

The 1.50 Yard is widely regarded as the general purpose and is suitable for most types of waste streams.


2YD Tipping Skip

2 Yard

The 2.00 yard is designed to handle the heaviest types of waste and can lift up to 5 tonnes, perfect for larger and more bulky items.


3 YD Tipping Skip

3 Yard

The largest tipping skip in our range to handle the heaviest types of waste. It's high capacity makes it ideal for scrap collection or other high volume waste streams.


3 YD Tipping Skip

Auto Tip

If you need to empty at a height then an auto-tip mechanism may be the perfect choice to dispose of waste quickly and safely – ideal for Roll On Roll Off (RORO) containers.


Custom Tipping Skips

Bespoke Solutions

We can also manufacture a variety of bespoke sizes if none of the standard sizes meet your requirements.



A tipping skip is a forklift attachment that allows you to transport waste material out of the facility to a waste compactor, in a more efficient and safe manner than trying to remove it by hand. Ridgeway Manufacturing has a long history of designing and building bespoke tipping skips for a variety of industries, from construction and manufacturing, through to the medical and chemical industries.


Product Features


All of our skips remove rubbish and waste with ease and safety in mind and our heavy-duty designs work in the harshest of site conditions. Features as standard include:


  • A robust 5mm thick base made of pressed steel
  • The choice of 3mm or 5mm thick reinforced sides
  • One-way entry for waste with a heavy-duty catch and handle mechanism.
  • CE Marked and Certified
  • Fitted with safety chains for safer transportation and unloading
  • Available in different sizes (up to 3.00 YD (2.40 CUM)
  • Full operating instructions included.


Getting the perfect tipping skip


To ensure your tipping skips meet your exact requirements, our design team will visit you at your premises in order to evaluate your needs. They can then suggest a variety of optional extras to meet your needs, including:

Castors on a Tipping Skip


For easy maneuverability, all of our skips can be fitted with castor wheels.


Tipping Skip with Lids


When light waste is moved from indoors to outdoors, folding steel lids can prevent waste blowing away, or to keep dry potentially hazardous waste.


Drain Taps / Baffle Plates

Drain Taps / Baffle Plates

To assist with the removal and drainage of fluids from the unit prior to discharging of the waste.


Mesh Height Tipping Skips

Mesh Height Increase

A mesh height increase is an easy way to increase capacity on some of our smaller models.


Extra Heavy Duty Tipping Skip

Extra Heavy Duty

A heavy-duty skip will maximise longevity in demanding environments.


Fork Tunnels

Fork Tunnels

Fork Tunnels ensure the forklift has a good fit so that it is more durable and increases the lifespan of the unit.


Stackable Tipping Skips


Where space is at a premium, we can add supports so that they are stackable.


Craneable Lifting Lugs

Craneable Lifting Lugs

A craneable lifting lug will allow you to move your skip via crane.


Auto Lock Tipping Skip

Auto Lock

A locking mechanism to the base of the unit will securely hold the skip on the forklift when it comes to emptying it.


We feel customer service with a personal touch, along with significant investment in our modern manufacturing facility, is what sets us apart from other tipping skip suppliers. For example, we recently invested in SOLIDWORKS within our CAD department at our facility.


Our facility is based in the heart of the West Midlands and offers the very latest technologies and flexible capabilities. This allows us to manufacture bespoke one-off designs or prototypes, through to large scale production runs. As a result, our products are uniquely designed, crafted and re-enforced, are of a high quality and offer brilliant value for money. We are also one of the most trusted names in the waste management industry.


If you would like to discuss your requirements, speak to one of our sales team on 01384 483030 today.


Call now on 01384 483030 and ask for our sales team

Ridgeway Manufacturing Limited
Bays 1 & 2B  •  Cookley Wharf  •  Leys Road
Brockmoor  •  Brierley Hill
West Midlands  •  DY5 3UP

Tel  01384 483030  •  Fax  01384 483005
E-mail  sales@ridgewayuk.com