Faiveley Vapor Ricon, a UK leading manufacturer of vehicle access products, has partnered with a leading provider of vehicle steps and ramps to extend the range offered to its extensive UK and European customer base.
Faiveley Vapor Ricon, has become the preferred UK partner for Stepconcept, a dynamic and well respected French company that specialises in the design and manufacture of steps to aid vehicular access for pedestrians and wheelchair users.
“The products that Stepconcept manufacturer are of the highest quality and complement our range perfectly allowing us to provide even more access solutions for vehicles,” said Michael Dickinson, New Business Development Manager, Faiveley Vapor Ricon Europe. “We are very proud to have our companies join forces and to developing our partnership further.”
The range of products from Stepconcept complements the array of lifts, ramps, hoists, seats and other access products from Faiveley Vapor Ricon Europe which has seen them become global market leaders in their field. The partnership will allow the UK team to support its customers across all elements of vehicle access and deliver tailor made solutions suited to individual needs and vehicle type.
“As a business Stepconcept has very similar values and company ethics and we both take immense pride in offering quality products and high levels of customer service and engagement,” said Michael. “As the number one supplier of steps in France, we are delighted to be able to allow the British market to enjoy the benefits that these products bring.”
Olivier Anet, CEO of Stepconcept commented: “We are delighted to be working in close partnership with Faiveley Vapor Ricon Europe and to benefit from their extensive experience in the mobility market, as well as their already exceptional after sales service, in order to allow access of our high quality products to the UK market.”
The Steps range offered by Faiveley Vapor Ricon Europe includes a range of products, each one is approved for the Transport of Persons with Reduced Mobility and conform to a range of standards including Vehicle Accessibility, Electromagnetic Compatibility and the Machinery Directives. The range of steps is available in electric, manual and swivel operating modes therefore offering a greater choice for vehicular compatibility.
Both the electric and manual ranges are available in three widths, whilst the electronic swivel step is available in 400mm width only. All steps have non-slip surfaces and are resistant to corrosion. Further information about the entire range of Steps can be found at Steps | Faiveley Vapor Ricon Europe