Our services for the rail industry include the manufacture of custom made products/features for train interiors and exteriors.Read more
We are placed at the forefront of the war against this malaise, with our custom made products benefiting substantially from our links with leading suppliers.Read more
MADE IN BEXLEY FINALISTS 2017
Dartford Composites Ltd were successfully nominated as a finalist of the 2017 “Made in Bexley” award. This was seen as a great reflection of all the drive and determination of the entire Dartford Composites team.
Croydon Tram Refresh
Dartford Composites Ltd were contracted to carry out all the prep work and spray painting using three colours to the interiors of the fleet of 24 croydon trams. Whilst a team worked on site a further team prepared and spray …Read More
C2C Replacement Seat Shells
DCL worked with the customer to create a replacement seat shell that maintained the required fire rating, was more cost effective and had a longer expected life. Using an innovative silicone mould vacuum system enabled the seats to have the …Read More
Virgin East Coast Project 21
DCL were approached to be involved in the Project 21 refreshment of the East Coast Mainline fleet. Working with the customer we created a new design sink unit that ensured a light, modern and spacious feel to the toilet area. …Read More
24 Hr PFC Maritime Boat Repair
A ship arrived at Immingham docks and proceeds to offload one of its life boats after completing normal port duties. DCL had suitable transport on the quayside to carry a 6.5 metre lifeboat to our factory in Erith. The transport arrives …Read More
Russian Orthodox Cathedral
Dartford Composites Ltd was commissioned to manufacture the Dome that sits on top of the Russian Orthodox Cathedral adjacent to the A4. We modeled and manufactured the dome in segments, to reduce the tooling costs, and then joined the sections …Read More
Dartford Composites Ltd responded in less than 12 hours to take over the refurbishment of the early aircraft sets for JAL after their previous supplier to BE Aerospace was unable to perform as required. We responded with teams in England …Read More
SLD Generator Respray
We have an arrangement with a local generator hire company (SLD pumps and power) that when returned from long-term hire they service the mechanical parts and then they are put into Dartford Composites facility for a complete exterior refresh. This …Read More
Eurotunnel Door Refurbishment
DCL successfully tendered for a refurbishment program on the Eurotunnel Breda Vehicles. We won the tender on both cost and the innovative way we approached the issue of corrosion protection. The aluminum exterior door skins are replaced by a class …Read More
Dartford Composites have carried out all varieties of small panel repairs, paint work and even much larger train parts manufactured new for us over the last several years. I have been working with them for the last 12 months and everything they have produced for us is to the highest standard. Dealing with trains is difficult as they can’t always be stopped at the right place every time, Dartford composites will work around us to provide the service they offer even at fairly short notice. The staff are friendly and willing to talk you through their procedures when visiting their site and will leave no question unturned.
Bombardier Transportation UK
Dartford Composites Ltd has provided both new GRP & GRPh refurbishment Services to Bombardier Transportation Uk Ltd for many years. They are Dependable, enthusiastic, professional and involved.
Plant Work Systems ltd.
Dartford Composites carried out specialised site work with us last year which involved carrying out repairs to GRP plates in a confined space which was awkward to access. The communication and responsiveness to requests was excellent, and the team on site were efficient and easy to work with. The quality of work was extremely high and all works were completed ahead of schedule. We are looking forward to doing a lot more work with Dartford Composites in the future.