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Richard Skan Trailers from Oldbury

About Oldbury UK...

We would like to tell you a bit more about Oldbury UK.

Founded in 1861 by Isaiah Oldbury, supplying axles, suspensions and components for horse drawn carriages and carts, the company was acquired by Skan Group Holdings in 2000 and subsequently relocated to its new headquarters in Wolverhampton in January 2006.

Today, Oldbury UK is one of Europe’s leading specialist trailer, mobility and engineering solutions companies. It provides standard, bespoke and UOR solutions for a wide range of sectors and industries worldwide, including defence, homeland security, CBRN, aerospace, construction, extraction, waste management and transport.

Our engineering capabilities include the design, development and manufacture, integration and supply of specialist trailers, transportable systems and carrier platforms from lightweight applications through to maximum weight special types.

Oldbury’s range of ruggedised ancillary equipment for theatre operations includes high performance air-conditioning units, solar shields, environmental protection systems and a range of high free volume filtration packages.

Our facility covers a 2.5-acre site, of which 30,000 sq. ft. is enclosed and includes overhead craneage; extensive fabrication, erecting and fitting bays; a dedicated axle shop and advanced CAD and design engineering capabilities. The company is fully accredited to TUV ISO 9001.

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