Specialist Vehicle Conversions
Manufacturing Sheet Metal for Specialist Vehicles
Universal is a proven manufacturer of sheet metal fabrications and machined parts in the specialist vehicle sector. Our people are fully experienced up to full vehicle conversions for emergency, special purpose and military vehicles. This includes Ambulances, protection for Riot Vehicles, Armouring Toyota Land Cruisers in addition to the fabrication of cages for Police Vehicles.
Our Capabilities for Specialist Vehicles
Our Fabrication and Machining facilities are complemented by a dedicated buildings for Vehicle Assembly and Paint Finishing. Our cranes can operate up to 10 Tonne loads.
Meeting Industry Standards for Specialist Vehicles
Our welders are coded to BS EN ISO 15613, BS EN ISO 9606-1, BS EN ISO 9606-2, AWS D17.1m (Class B), BS EN287-1 and we and operate to BS EN ISO 3834-2. UKAS accreditation is achieved through testing by Zurich Laboratory.
From a paint and coatings perspective, we are able to paint vehicles and their associated parts to a range of finishes and standards. We are able to adhere to Defence standards such as Def Stan 80-225, Def Stan 80-161, Def Stand 80-143 & Def Stan 80-213. This includes finishing to British Standard colour references BS381C 285 NATO Green, Desert Tan and BS381C 361 Light Stone.
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