About Us

Specialising in engineering, material handling, access solutions and ground support equipment.

TBD is a British company recognised worldwide for quality solutions delivered without compromise, on time, every time. We balance integrity of build with full WAHR compliance and all our products are designed to be fully compatible with the latest CEN regulations.

All products meet ISO9001 design and manufacturing standards, guaranteeing durable performance and rigorous safety compliance. TBD offers full bespoke in-service support packages to supplement our outstanding products and ensure lowest through-life cost.

TBD employs over 120 people at our modern headquarters and manufacturing facility which occupy over 60,000 square feet on a 12 acre site within easy reach of the M4 at Bridgend, Wales.


Engineered with purpose

TBD have a proven track record and reputation for quality and innovation in the aerospace sector. We design and manufacture a wide range of ground support equipment including cargo, baggage and passenger handling, engineering access equipment for flight line and hangar maintenance, as well as vehicle mounted access and service equipment. [Find out more]


Intuitive, versatile, ready to rise

Personnel and material lifts can be supplied based on a predesigned range of products, or totally bespoke to meet your specific business requirements. All TBD lifts are designed and manufactured at our specialist factory in the UK, so our solutions are not restricted by using mass produced, off the shelf components. [Find out more]

Material Handling

Bespoke solutions to protect and store

TBD provide solutions to lift, carry, move and even store equipment that requires a bespoke approach. From carrying tools and equipment dollies for material in atomic research facilities, to transporting the wings and fuselage of the world’s most advanced aircraft between locations, we deliver customised solutions. [Find out more]

Working at height

Robust, safe, fit for purpose

TBD have a long history of designing innovative work at height platforms that provide industry leading solutions to height access issues. We supply a range of equipment to meet challenges of all sizes, from simple fixed-height steps through to automated, adjustable height installations for working on large items in factory, industrial or maintenance environments. [Find out more]

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