WG Tanker Defence, Nuclear & Aerospace

Working in partnership with our clients we provide specialist coatings to the Defence, Nuclear and Aerospace industries.

PROVIDING SPECIALIST SPRAY AND COATING SERVICES TO A WIDE RANGE OF DEFENCE, NUCLEAR AND AEROSPACE

WORKING TO UK DEFSTAN STANDARDS, WE ARE EXPERIENCED IN THE PREPARATION AND TREATMENT OF A VARIETY OF DEFENCE VEHICLES, AEROSPACE, NUCLEAR AND NAVAL MILITARY COMPONENTS FROM TACTICAL LAND BRIDGES AND PORTABLE SECURITY SCANNERS TO NAVAL PROPULSION, NEW BUILD CONSTRUCTIONS, GEARBOX & DRIVE UNITS.

Located in Foston, Derbyshire, we can accommodate any size of vehicle or requirement. The site is 5.5 acres and consists of 2 x 20m low bake booths, 2 x 30m low bake booths, 2 x 30m shotblast facilities with auto recovery, finishing and storage areas. With over 200 years of collective experience we are market leaders and innovators in providing paint shop services and solutions to the defence, nuclear & aerospace sectors. We offer full systems to any requirement regarding preparation, abrasive cleaning/shot blasting, painting, finishing, liveries including decals. Within our large secure and comprehensive facility we have the capability to process all your requirements as a one stop shop, working in partnership with our customers at sites around the UK to meet any specifications, requirements and warranties. This makes WGSC a key applicator in this sector, with proven historical capabilities. WGSC employs skilled managers, staff, paint sprayers, shot blasters, strip fitters and coded welders. This gives us the capability to carry out in-house and external repairs, refurbishments, painting and associated to ISO 9001 – 2015, ISO 14001, UKAS approval requirement alongside paint manufacturer approvals.

Competitive Pricing

Covering All Marques

Nationwide Coverage

Comprehensive Range of Stock

No Disposal Costs

Bespoke and Tailored for You

Network of Premium Paint Providers

Accurate Budgeting

One Call Service

We want our customers to benefit from our experience & expertise to support them with solutions to achieve the challenges of today

We work in partnership with all major proprietary paint & specialised coating manufacturers to ensure we are able to keep stock of all fast moving products but also have direct access to other supplies we may need on a less frequent basis.
To ensure we meet our agreed turnaround times and quality plans it is imperative we deliver on our commitments to our customers in the most cost effective way; getting your projects completed quickly and efficiently.
With our wealth of expertise and knowledge built upon over the years our teams are on hand to provide help and assistance should you require it.

We make it Our Business to Keep Your Business Moving!

The following services are available:

  • Refurbishments / Newbuild
  • Single vehicle to fleet project management
  • On / Off site partnership and collaborative working set up capabilities
  • Strip / Re-fit
  • Preparation
  • Shot Blasting
  • Reinstatement of thermal metal spray
  • Painting to quality requirements
  • Livery and finishing requirements corporate and mandatory
  • Internal / external coatings, finishes and livery specifications
  • Specialist Welding & Fabrications
  • Specialist Repairs
  • Create Quality Test Inspection Plans
  • Full Specifying / Estimating / Consulting Service
  • Paint supplier approvals, we are able to carry out and ensure warranty on all work requirements