About V L Test systems Limited

Who we are

VL Test Systems Ltd (VLT) is a leading supplier of high quality Commercial Vehicle testing equipment with a wealth of experience in the Commercial Brake Tester market.

Van Leeuwen Test Systems was established in the Netherlands in 1958 and has now been specialising in the supply of high quality vehicle testing equipment for over 60 years.

Our history

The UK operation was established in 1989 and initially set up to complete the installation of Commercial Roller Brake Testers into the DVSA testing sites with a number of those early machines still performing strongly today, a real measure of the quality and reliability the VLT brand represents.

As well as the long standing relationship that VLT has with DVSA, a number of key customers also include Arriva, Scania, Volvo & Stagecoach. We also work with the Ministry of Defence, servicing and installing Brake Testers throughout UK bases, as well as in overseas locations such as Afghanistan, Canada, Gibraltar and the Falklands.

We supply:

  • Complete DVSA Authorized Test Lane Facilities
  • Roller Brake Testers
  • Lift Roller Brake Testers
  • Headlamp Beam Testers
  • Wheel Play Detectors
  • Smoke Analysis Equipment
  • Tyre Inspection Systems
  • Pit Jacks