Workshop Design, Planning & Installation

Workshop Planning & Installation

We not only supply the full range of garage equipment and installation serivces required for your fit our your full garage workshop, we also use our years of expertise to design, plan and install equipment to maximise your workshop space and improve working efficiencies.

There is a reason that customers come back to us again and again; for us its not just about supplying garage equipment, its about providing great service & advice from initial design through to aftercare.

Straightset has a vast amount of experience in helping customers relocate garage equipment either within their existing workshop or transferring to different sites.

Our relocation services are carried out by experienced GEA accredited engineers, working closely with our planning teams to plan and execute equipment relocations with minimal disruption. Depending upon your requirements we handle the full process including the equipment strip out, ensuring the area is left safe, transportation of equipment and re-installation and re-certification.

We have experience with the following projects:

  • New Builds: For over 30 years we have been working with builders, architects, design teams, Property Managers to help visualise and bring to life workshops of all shapes and sizes. With enviable experience from Group Dealerships, fast fit centres, commercial workshops, government buildings, factories, MOT stations and more. See our latest project here.
  • Refurbishments: Updating your workshop can result in improved efficiencies, if designed correctly. Our design teams and project teams have the experience to refresh and update your current workshop and maximise its potential.
  • Relocation: We offer hassle free Relocation services, helping customers to effectively re-site their garage equipment with minimal disruption and maximum care.
  • Lift Replacement: For customers with the looming reality of needing to replace equipment, this requires a level of experience to understand what is possible with existing structures, building works, electrics etc, to ensure your lift replacement is hassle free and effective. Our knowledgeable teams will not only help you source the most suitable equipment for your needs but will help you to work out a lift replacement program, based upon robust data analysis, to improve workshop efficiencies but keep replacement costs down.
  • Change of Use: Changing a buildings use to a garage or workshop requires experts to help understand what is required, we have been instrumental in many change of use projects.
  • Electric Vehicle Bays: There are considerations to be take when looking to gear-up towards electric or hybrid vehicle servicing. We can help guide you through this.

View our recent lift cassette replacement video below.

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Our Approach

Project consultation
Detailed consultation & site visits

As a matter of course, we provide site surveys & consultations from experienced garage equipment Project Leads, who take the time to understand individual customers' requirements. We find solutions where others have struggled.

3D design workshops
Innovative workshop design

Our sophisticated in-house Workshop Design Teams utilise the latest 2D & 3D software to deliver imaginative workshop designs. Which not only unlock the true potential of your business asset, but ensure your plans comply with all franchise, statutory H&S and VOSA regulations.

Working Planning
Effective workshop planning

We provide quotations that are comprehensive, clear and competitive, giving you complete transparency. We work with you, and where relevant with architects, electricians, IT providers, to ensure your project is delivered efficiently, on-time and within budget.

garage equipment installation
Dedicated installation engineers

Our teams of dedicated installation engineers, working throughout the UK are highly qualified and skilled, fully equipped to install air lines, lubrication systems, gas installations, water lines, in addition to the usual equipment a modern workshop demands.

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