Working at Height

Base Maintenance Access

TBD’s base maintenance equipment has been developed over years of working with leading airlines, MRO’s and manufacturers to provide a range of equipment that offers the highest quality flexible solutions, often able to service multiple aircraft types. From engines and landing gear to full wing sections, maintenance access is provided through safe, high performance equipment.

Tail Dock

Tail Dock

Platforms are available for all areas of aircraft access, such as tail docks, underwing docks and crown access solutions, as well as completely automated PLC controlled docking systems and specific access platforms for a variety of complementary, maintenance tasks.

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Wing Staging

Wing Staging

Whether based on a predesigned range or totally bespoke, our experience ensures efficient system design to minimise staging components and reduce hangar floor footprint, while maximising strength, stability, safety and optimum workflow.

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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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