Docklands Light Rail (DLR) B2007 fleet modification

ABTS were involved in the Modification of the DLR B2007 fleet from 2015-2016. The project was undertaken to increase the standing capacity throughout the fleet. With this, the project works for ABTS involved manufacturing a variety of new items to achieve this outcome.

The items manufactured and supplied by ABTS included: –

Vestibule Grabpoles
Ceiling Grab poles
Grab pole connecting clamps (castings)
Grab pole Base clamps
Dado panels
Door pillar closure panel
Door Pillar Closure Kicking Strip
Plenum assembly
Heater ducting
Louvre panels
All items were manufactured and powder coated at ABTS’s facilities in Milton Keynes. All deliveries to the DLR depot were carried out by ABTS’s own fleet of vans, ensuring safe, secure and on-time deliveries were made.