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April 2016

We are proud to announce that we are now BSI Certified for the Design, manufacture (including welding) and installation of structural work in steel up to and including Execution Class 2 (EXC 2) as defined in EN 1090-2





March 2016 

Launch Portal "Galactica" Alton Towers Resort

UK Loco Ltd were asked to design and manufacture "The Launch Portal" for Alton Towers Resort for their latest ride "Galactica". The Launch Portal is the circular, multi dimensional gateway. Galactinauts will be propelled through the Launch Portal before embarking on their exploration in the wonders of space.

Sitting proudly, the Launch Portal creates a prominent landmark in the surroundings of the Forbidden Valley at ALTON TOWERS Resort, marking the Gateway from Earth to the Universe.

                                             




February 2015
Legoland Windsor : Over the winter months UK Loco Ltd were asked to overhaul and refurbish the fanicular trains at Legoland Windsor . Both trains were removed from site and the extensive works was carried out at our premises in Worcestershire. The trains were stripped to the bare chassis and totally rebuilt and repainted ready for the upcoming season.

                                         

June 2014

"Osteetherme" resort Scharbeutz, Germany 

During November and December 2013 UK Loco Ltd were tasked with re-theming a pool area at the stylish and popular resort "Osteetherme" in Scharbeutz on the Baltic Coast in Germany.

The theme was "Baltic Nostagia", UK Loco designed, fabricated and installed various elements to create an old Baltic harbour, supplying a harbour crane, containers, a tanker,Baltic building facades and a large Baltic Trawler.

The Trawler is fitted with hidden interactive "water squirt buttons" that when discovered and pressed squirt water at unsuspecting and surprised guests, also fitted are guest operated water cannons which are great fun for children and grownups.

In addition to the themed UK Loco harbour area is a "Baltic coastline" themed pool area, created using decorative rock work installed by AAB.

These two new themed areas are proving very popular with guests at the Osteetherme