ALWAYSE Engineering was formed in 1939, and is today, the global market leading manufacturer of Ball Transfer Units. The original inventor of the Ball Transfer Unit, ALWAYSE currently employs more than 70 people at its purpose-built research, design and manufacturing facility based in Birmingham, UK. Over 70% of its production is exported to more than 60 countries worldwide, which led to Alwayse Engineering being awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise for International Trade on two occasions. Alwayse Ball Units & Castors are used in all major material handling industries by many of the world's biggest logistics brands throughout the world. Over 2 million units are manufactured and sold every year. Alwayse Engineering Limited is proud to be quality registered to ISO 9001.