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Ministers Speech Jo Johnson

Tinsley Bridge cited in Minister’s Speech

Minister for Universities and Science, Jo Johnson MP, has outlined Tinsley Bridge's innovative products as an example of the UK's strategy to develop the very best of British science and research.



Advanced Truck Braking System featured on BBC

Tinsley Bridge Group works collaboratively as members of the Cambridge Vehicles Dynamics Consortium (CVDC) with the heavy-duty truck industry’s leading manufacturers and Cambridge University. The aim is to develop improved systems that maximise truck safety, minimise road damage and improve ride, productivity and fuel consumption. Work in the consortium includes a new braking system that […]


1000 Companies To Inspire

Tinsley Bridge – 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain

The London Stock Exchange Report “1000 Companies to Inspire Britain” is a comprehensive analysis of the UK’s leading SMEs, featuring a rich and varied list of businesses across more than 100 sectors. As well as identifying 1,000 companies, the annual report examines in detail the opportunities and challenges facing SMEs and looks at the sectors […]


Birmingham City At Night

The Manufacturer Top 100 UK role models announced

Tinsley Bridge MD, Mark Webber, has been named as one of the most influential individuals in UK manufacturing for an award revealed recently by The Manufacturer (TM) magazine. Shortlisted candidates and the wider manufacturing community joined TV presenter and engineer Kate Bellingham at an exclusive event at KPMG’s Birmingham office earlier this month. Short listed […]


Lorry Jump

World Record Jump…

A Tinsley Bridge stabiliser bar fitted to a Renault Magnum truck recently took part in the world record jump… for a heavy duty truck! The truck leaping stunt included clearing a Lotus F1 car and achieved a distance of more than 25m airborne. We don’t recommend trying this at home… Click to watch the video.


Trailer Innovation 2015

SOMI recognised at the Trailer Innovation Awards

Small British transport innovator SOMI saw off established European firms to clinch ‘runner up’ in the European Trailer Innovation Awards with their space-enhancing trailer. The 4m high SOMI trailer is capable of carrying 8 extra UK pallets, or 10 EU pallets, in the space between the tractor unit and the rear axles. Judged by a […]


Innotrans 2016

High performance fire protection material to debut at InnoTrans 2014

FabBloc60A, a high performance, lightweight fire and insulation barrier system designed to protect railway carriage flooring, will make its world debut at the InnoTrans 2014 Exhibition in Berlin next month. Unrivalled 60 minutes fire protection FabBloc60A stops the transfer of heat from its source to the underside of the aluminium decking or floor. In a […]