Building bodies for the tree surgery industry is one of our specialties and has constantly grown year on year. We have listened to what our customers require and have built hundreds of Arb trucks for customers all over the country.

Arb body built on a 3.5 ton GVW Fuso 3.8 metre chassis, full aluminium welded floor with GRP sides, lower welded aluminium barn doors, upper GRP barn doors, tool board built into headboard. Full load bearing roof & electro hydraulic tipping gear. Body painted to customer specification.

Arb body built on a Ford Transit L3, full aluminium welded floor with GRP sides, lower welded aluminium barn doors, upper GRP barn doors with a V cut, 1/4 flat roof return & electro hydraulic tipping gear, aluminium storage box mounted to subframe between body & cab, roller shutter doors & shelving to customer specification. Body left in natural colour, no paint work.

Arb conversion built on a Ford Transit One Stop Tipper, L2, The factory floor & tipping gear are used & we convert to Arb spec, GRP sides, Lower barn doors, Upper GRP doors, 1/4 flat roof return & ladder racks. Body painted to customer specification.

Aluminium planked Arb tipper based on a 3.5 ton Transit, anodised aluminium planked fixed sides, rear barn doors over a tail board, angled roof return, ladder racks & electro hydraulic tipping gear.


We can offer our conversions to all major chassis and hold type approval for all our designs. Most tree surgeons have a way of working and know how they like to have their vehicles and tippers set up, we understand your requirements and before any build takes place a full drawing and weight calculation takes place to ensure build is correct first time. We use top grade materials that will last the test of time in what can sometimes be a harsh environment.



Light, Strong & Rust resistant. The Tipmaster welded aluminium floor reduces the weight by 22% over a steel floor.



Light weight & strong, welded aluminium dropsides & tailboards.



Power when needed, the SPX power pack. With weather protected motor & plastic tank.


Tipmaster conversions are built to suit any budget, from adding aluminium or GRP side extensions to a new or used tipper to building a fully equipped Arb Truck no job is to big or small

Arb truck with tool box built into headboard with side opening doors.

Arb truck with aluminium tool box behind cab with side opening doors.

Arb truck with tapered GRP sides.

Arb conversion, removable tapered GRP sides & roof return fitted to an existing tipper.


The finishing touches are important for any tree truck, all Tipmaster bodies are manufactured in our factory here in London, we have our own paint facility and can paint in any colour required, we have out own spare parts department with a vast amount of stock to enable speedy deliveries of spare parts. 


Fixtures & Fittings





Optional Equipment


Paint Work & Sign Writing 


Type Approved Conversions for Ford Arb Tippers | Citroen Arb Tippers | Canter Arb Tippers | Arb Master | Iveco Arb Tippers | Nissan Arb Tippers | Peugeot Arb Tippers | Vauxhall Arb Tippers | Isuzu Arb Tippers | Mercedes Arb Tippers | Daf Arb Tippers