A key sponsor of the 2015 Mobility Roadshow, Mobility Networks is a trusted supplier of wheelchair access solutions for buses, coaches, specialist transport and accessible cars. Combining global knowledge with local expertise, Mobility Networks provides a single source for the latest international innovations and is led by global entrepreneur Mike Simmonds. On Stand TD02, Mobility Networks will be hosting a global launch of its new ultra-thin vehicle cassette lift in co-operation with Autolift and revolutionary electronic vehicle controls from RB Systems. As both these solutions are cutting-edge and completely new to market, details and specifications will be available at The Mobility Roadshow for the first time worldwide.
Alongside these state-of-the-art innovations, Mobility Networks will be showcasing an Access Lite vehicle lift and its FlexiRail accessible vehicle flooring system. The Access Lite is designed, manufactured and installed by PLS (Passenger Lift Services) which operates as part of the Mobility Networks Group. This cassette based, semi/fully automatic telescopic platform is available with four levels of specification and delivers the lightest and most flexible wheelchair access solution for vans, mini and midi-buses. Through ingenious engineering, it combines strength and durability with weight-saving benefits so added fuel consumption is minimised when installed.
Mobility Networks FlexiRail will also be on display – a highly durable, lightweight rail flooring solution that provides versatile positioning of wheelchair tie-downs and adapted vehicle seating. Available in either single or double rails configurations, FlexiRail is ideal for all M1-M3, flat floor accessible vehicles and delivers a safe surface to reconfigure seating and wheelchairs within a vehicle. As with all Mobility Networks’ products, FlexiRail has been stringently tested so it complies with all European safety requirements. All rails are fully universal in terms of seat fixings and wheelchair restraints so total flexibility is assured.
Mike Simmonds, Mobility Networks CEO commented: “The Mobility Networks team and I look forward to a busy and successful Mobility Roadshow. We will be supported by senior representatives from PLS, our UK lift manufacturing division, along with suppliers from RB Systems based in Israel and Autolift from Italy. We also have many international colleagues and clients attending the event ready to discuss our latest and exciting product developments. We are proud to be sponsoring the Mobility Roadshow this year – it will provide the perfect platform for further Mobility Networks success as we expand our portfolio of services across the world.”
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The Mobility Networks Group
Established in 2014 with worldwide headquarters in Kent, UK, Mobility Networks is the leading multi-national specialist in accessible vehicle solutions. It provides a single source for all the latest innovations in vehicle access solutions from across the world. With a portfolio that is continually expanding, its products currently include vehicle access lifts, ramps, hatches, door opening systems and wheelchair accessible vehicle, lowered floor conversion kits.
Mobility Networks combines global expertise with local knowledge to deliver a world-class service. Its multi-lingual team is fully committed to resolving the needs of vehicle specifiers, bus and coach convertors and transport operators. This ensures all aspects of worldwide accessibility, safety and legislative conformity are met now and in the future. Mobility Networks’ pioneering products are synonymous with quality and reliability and are further enhanced by a holistic support programme that provides proven design consultancy, installation and servicing.
Passenger Lift Services Limited, a Mobility Networks Company
PLS is based in Smethwick, West Midlands and is a leading name in the design, manufacture and support of powered, wheelchair lifts and ramps for buses, coaches and specialist vehicles. Regarded as the UK market leader in underfloor passenger lifts, PLS has delivered an unrivalled range of products and services since inception in 1990.
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Mike Simmonds, CEO
Mobility Networks (Holdings) Ltd.
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