What we do
We buy used machinery, make it good as new and find it a home.
Are you selling school equipment? Organising a workshop clearance? Looking for second hand lathes for sale? Get in touch
Who we work with
We work with schools, colleges and design technology departments looking for an easy way to move on unused equipment. So far we have provided schools and colleges with over £500k extra funding.
We also do workshop clearances, estate clearances and one off purchases.
Want to sell your school’s old equipment? Don’t know what to do with your old machinery? Get in contact
We want to see second hand machines go to a good home. We’ve made it our aim to put top quality equipment back into usage, kitting out underfunded schools and amateur workshops.
In the market for affordable second hand machinery? Enquire now
What we work with
Some of the machines we buy and sell:
- Boxford 3656 series lathe
- Boxford X10 series lathe
- Boxford CNC
- Denford CNC
- CR Clarke vacuum forming
- Formech vacuum forming
Got a question about a machine? Contact us
Where did the name come from?
Ostia was the largest trading port in ancient Rome. So what does that mean for machinery suppliers?
Well, think of us like the trading port for all second hand machinery. The machinery middle men.
Need to book a removal? Give us a call
Where we are
We’re based in Stockport, North West England. Our removal teams travel up and down the country.
Want to see our machines in real life? Visit us