Welcome to Thinktank Engineering Ltd

Thinktank Ltd. is a Commercial Vehicle Workshop based in Widnes, Cheshire. Which is easily accessible from Junction 6 of the M62 motorway.

We specialise in every aspect of Vehicle, Trailer & Tanker Maintenance this includes all sectors of the transport industry … Chemical, Petroleum, LPG, Edible, & Powders, etc We also service & repair light commercials & plant equipment.

Our multi bay workshop facility is within a gated secure site covered by CCTV & manned 24hrs / 365 day’s a year, with secure parking.

Thinktank can also provide an administration facility to book & plan all Servicing, Tanker Testing & MOT / ADR inspections, with strict safety procedures adhered to, especially when undertaking any type of maintenance or repairs on hazardous vehicles or trailers.

Thinktank has developed a loyal client base due to the high quality & varied services that we offer, from national companies to owner drivers. We also appreciate the importance of “Communication” between customer & workshop, to prevent downtime.

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Maintenance & Diagnostics

Thinktank can offer...

  • Time Served Experienced Techincians.
  • Electrical Diagnostics & Repairs.
  • ABS / EBS Truck & Trailer Diagnostics.
  • Roadside Breakdowns.
  • Fabrication & Welding inc Alloys.
  • Curtain Tail Lift, Walking Floors, Service & Repairs.
  • Hydraulic & Pneumatic Systems Repairs and Servicing.

Service MOT & ADR inspections

Thinktank can offer...

  • Truck & Trailer Routine Service Inspections To VOSA Standards.
  • MOT / ADR Inspections.
  • MOT/ADR Test Booked & Planned.
  • Tanker Inspections i.e: GP, Petrol, Bitumen, LPG, Powder & ISO.
  • Approved Service Sheets.
  • Prompt Delivery Of All Completed Service Sheets.

Collection & Delivery

Thinktank can offer.

  • To Minimise Customer Inconvenience.
  • Full Pet Reg 6x2 Tractor Unit.
  • Technicians With LGV Class One licences
  • Technicians With ADR licences.
  • MOT & ADR Presentation At Local VOSA Test Centres.

Customer specific service contracts

Thinktank can offer.

  • Indvidually Tailored To Suit The Customers Operation.
  • To Ensure Compliance Of Operators Licence Requirements.
  • Annual, Monthly & Weekly Service Reminders.
  • Dedicated & Experienced Admin Office Staff.
  • All Vehicle Records kept On Database And Wall Planner.
  • VOSA Approved Service & Inspection Sheets
  • MOT'S, ADR'S, Tachographs & Reg 11 Tests booked & Planned.
  • Vehicle / Fleet Maintenance Cost Reports, From Database.

Discharge equipment service & repairs

Thinktank can offer.

  • Hydro Pack Service & Repairs.
  • Compressor Service & Repairs, Functionality Testing & Replacement.
  • Powder Blower Service & Repairs.
  • Hiab, Tail Lift & Walking Floors Repairs & Testing Arranged.
  • Planned Service Of Discharge Kit To Coincide With Routine Servicing
  • Product Discharged Pumps Repaired & Replaced.
  • Discharge Equipment Service Sheets Provided.
  • Wide Range Of Discharge Equipment Filters In Stock.

Tankers repair & testing

Thinktank can offer.

  • Intermediate & Periodic Testing Of All Tanker Types.
  • All Paperwork From Accredited Insurance Inspectorate.
  • Petrol Tank Vapour Tightness Testing.
  • Wide Range Of Tanker Spares Held In Stock.
  • All Types Of Tanker Valves, Vapour Recovery & Foot Valves Repaired Or Replaced.
  • Tank Cleaning Can Be Arranged With Local Cleaning Station.
  • ISO Tank Frame Inspections.
  • Upper Coupler Inspections & Repairs.
  • Ultra Sonic Thickness Testing Of Tank Barrels.

Engineering technical support

Thinktank can offer.

  • Discharge Equipment Specification To Customer Requirements.
  • Compressor's, Blowers, Pumps & Meters.
  • Off Contract Vehicle & Trailer Inspections & Estimates.
  • Project Management.... New Build Specifications.
  • Specifications For New Equipment.
  • Operator Licensing Maintenance Agreements.

Parts supply

Thinktank can offer.

  • Wide Range Of Tanker Parts In Stock, Lid Seals, Valve Kits, PRV's.
  • Accounts With All Major Manufacturers.
  • ADR Parts In Stock, Hazchem Holders, Hazard Plates, Fire Ext Boxes.
  • Discharge Equipment, Filters, Belts, Prop U/J.
  • OE Or Factor Parts Sourced At Competitive Prices.

Contact us

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