News

10 Mar, 2016

Clark Wright Ltd Re-Visit VP345

March 10th, 2016|

Two  years ago this month, Clark Wright Ltd was contacted by Ian Foster, Engineering Director of Metroline London, (See Article below 15th May 2014) and asked to produce an eQuilt engine bay insulation system for retrofit to the vehicle. The eQuilt insulation system was produced and fitted within two weeks of the original conversation and […]

6 Jan, 2016

125 Microns Closes 13mm Box Grille

January 6th, 2016|

Having established a need to close ventilation grilles in the event of an engine bay fire, we immediately discovered that bodybuilders required their own individual solutions, and were presented with a real challenge from one of them in the form of a mesh box grille application (13mm Square apertures). A solution was developed that […]

9 Dec, 2015

Fire Demonstration for the Arriva Group

December 9th, 2015|

On the 9th of December 2015, Clark Wright Ltd carried out a demonstration on an in-service bus in front of Arriva representatives from major cities across the UK and Europe at the Fire Service College, Moreton-in-Marsh.

A fire was started, whilst the engine of the vehicle was running, by cracking open the injector pipe unions […]

20 Aug, 2015

Surefire Fire Resistant GRP Components

August 20th, 2015|

Most GRP panels used in or on Public Service Vehicles, carry either Class one or zero spread of flame certification, some Governing bodies are even going so far as to relaxing the certification on some panels to Class two. We believe that as the majority of modern day vehicles, especially at the rear consist […]

11 Mar, 2015

30 Minute Window Upgrade

March 11th, 2015|

Engine bay fires often result in the rear GRP engine door igniting and disintegrating or in the case of aluminium melting, leaving the fire direct access to the rear emergency exit lower saloon window.

Our research has shown that vehicles experiencing engine bay fires, break the rear and or side windows after approximately one minute, […]

23 Feb, 2015

eQuilt Debut on Mercedes Citaro

February 23rd, 2015|

Clark Wright Ltd have recently installed their innovative eQuilt product on a Mercedes Citaro for UnoBus, based in Hatfield.

Clark Wright were approached by Truck Align London Ltd as they have been carrying out repairs to the rear of the vehicle due to an engine bay fire, and the vehicle required new sound deadening/fire proof […]

10 Feb, 2015

Clark Wright in India

February 10th, 2015|

At the request of one of the largest manufacturers in India, Clark Wright Ltd have recently returned from a successful trip and meeting with Ashok Leyland, who manufacture the new front engined Janbus, India’s first low floor vehicle.

Gary Hammatt, Sales Director and Will Burton, Technical Director visited the manufacturing facility in Alwar, Rajasthan and […]

11 Nov, 2014

“Clark Wright Ltd” Secure in it’s own convictions.

November 11th, 2014|

Clark Wright Ltd have confirmed that; “If a new build vehicle is specified with eQuilt and is fitted by the bodybuilder as per installation instructions, in the event of a fire escaping the engine bay, and either partially or completely damaging/destroying the vehicle, Clark Wright Ltd will repair/replace the vehicle”.*

10 Nov, 2014

Euro Bus Expo 2014

November 10th, 2014|

Clark Wright picks up two orders at their first Exhibition at the Euro Bus Expo last week.

After a successful three day show the company has had enquiries from as far afield as Malaysia and Singapore for their innovative product eQuilt.

4 Nov, 2014

eQuilt at EURO BUS expo 2014

November 4th, 2014|

Stand C24 at the Euro Bus Expo, NEC Birmingham

4 – 6 November 2014