UAETwo new Mercedes Benz 618D 5.9 Tonne 4,200 mm wheelbase Recovery Vehicles are on their way to the UAE.

After several months of negotiations Mike Saward of received the order. A Midslider 3.5 tonne capacity aluminium slidebed was fitted with a H8P hydraulic Superwinch with roller fairlead and lightweight beacon flyer to allow a legal payload of 1,750 Kgs.

Four soft eye ratchet straps were supplied so as not to damage the wheels when securing a vehicle on the body.

Also four moveable wheel chocks were fitted as requested by the customer.

A Vision alert full width beacon with four rotators was installed on the beacon flyer together with duplicated work lamps.

When the vehicle arrives in the U.A.E. commissioning and training will be carried out before its use.