Our custom built access platforms and ramps made provide safe access to train carriages or locomotives in all circumstances.
Safe access to rolling stock for maintenance can present practical difficulties where no existing platform surface is present, as can access of passengers to platforms where no provision for wheelchair users has been made in the past, or where existing steps are steep and hazardous.
Highly effective solutions to these problems are custom built access platforms and ramps made from composite materials. The public, personnel and light equipment can utilise these new surfaces to gain easy and safe access to train carriages or locomotives in all circumstances.
A full design, drawing and engineering verification service is available for these products, with prefabricated sections being delivered to site for rapid assembly by our installations team.
All walking surfaces are finished with a highly durable, anti-slip coating. Integral guard rails are fitted, conforming to Equality Act legislation if required, with hazard edge markings, gated access, end of platform steps also available options.
Full modular composite construction incorporating;
Applications for GRP Access Platforms and Ramps include train cleaning and maintenance facilities requiring raised platforms for safe access and egress, ramped access to existing station platforms.
All platforms are bespoke made to specifications as requested by the client.
Additional Options include gated access to trackside platform edges, steps, guard rails and lockable gates to reach the platform surface, end guard rails or fences as required.