Modular Rail Platform Board

SureGRP Modular Rail Platform Boards provide an efficient, innovative solution for re-gauging railway platforms, whilst dramatically improving the life by over 55 years. Offering many advantages over alternatives (timber, steel or concrete) such as corrosion resistance, lightweight and design life. 

Modular GRP platform boards can be installed on top of existing concrete platforms, fixed to timber platforms and trestle systems or even on top of existing concrete trestle systems once the concrete decks have been removed. 

Manufactured in-house within the UK in accordance with ISO 9001 and to comply with Network Rail specifications, British Standards and DDA regulation.

  • Cost-Effective Solution - Significantly Less Than A Traditional Re-build Approach.
  • Design Life - GRP Modular Railboards Offer A Design Life Of 55 years.  
  • Slip Resistance Complies With British Standards.
  • Low Maintenance - Indication Lines Are Incorporated Into Boards So There Is No Need For Repainting.
  • Available In A Variety Of Sizes, Thickness And Colours.

All products are manufactured in-house in accordance with ISO 9001:2015.

Contact a member of the team today to discuss your project and how we can help. Call us tel:01280422020 or tel:01952583055


SureGRP Modular Rail Platform Boards comply with Network Rail specifications to provide an innovative solution for refurbishment or replacement of railway platforms, offering many advantages over traditional platform alternatives such as concrete and timber.

Modular platform boards enable rapid installation by contractors as they can overlay or replace existing damaged platforms, offering a low maintenance, modular-lightweight, corrosion resistant solution. All surfaces provide a superior underfoot slip resistant finish, offering industry leading SRV values. Department for Transport compliant surface mounted tactile paving is incorporated into the GRP platform to ensure there are no tripping hazards for passenger safety.

SureGRP platform boards can span up to 3m

Manufactured in-house within the UK in accordance with ISO 9001 and to comply with Network Rail specifications, British Standards and DDA regulation.

Panels will be supplied complete with (The below sizes would need to be confirmed and altered to your requirements):

  • Main panel – Black, approved for Rail use.
  • Tactile – Buff (RAL 1001), set 760mm back from the front edge.
  • Sight lines – White, 100mm  sightline (this can be bullnosed or down turned with a 100mm riser in white)
  • Sight lines – yellow, 100mm  sightline 1250mm from the edge.

This high quality product comprises our 4mm thickness Suregrp non slip surface sheet, laid up onto 18mm thickness marine plywood sheet with a quality plywood sheet.

The load bearing characteristics make it suitable for heavy pedestrian loading when supported on bearers. Fixing of sheets is simply a matter of screwing down.

Boards can be supplied ready drilled at your required centres and countersunk if required.

The plywood sheet comes resin coated so therefore it is fully sealed if the sheet is predrilled and counter sunk the sheet is fully guaranteed, however if you cutting or drilling in to the sheet this will need to be sealed either with a resin or a sealant.

 

We can manufacture and supply to you  a 18mm marine plywood panel with a Suregrp anti slip surface finish to one side with the ends sides and the underside of the sheet finished with a resin sealant finish. The boards would be counter sunk and drilled at your required centres with the holes resin coating inside.

Overall  finish 24mm thick.

The load bearing capabilities of the plywood without any anti slip on is 36 Newtons per square millimetre (The product was tested by a bridge company and it took ½ a tonne at point load to break.

Contact a member of the team today to discuss your project and how we can help. Call us tel:01280422020 or tel:01952583055

Material Options Available 

  • Glass Reinforced Fibreglass (GRP) Options Available
  • Marine Plywood & Glass Reinforced Fibreglass Option Available

Product Thickness

  • GRP - 21mm Thick 
  • Marine Plywood & GRP - 24mm Thick  

Made to Measure

Standard size 1200mm x 2400mm. Bespoke sizes available.

Tactile Material

Polyurethane

Nosing Profiles

  • Bullnose
  • 100mm downturn  

Grit Type

Industrial grade quartz grit

Operating Temperature

-20°C to 80°C

Fixing Methods

Mechanical Fixing and/or Adhesive

Slip Testing Results (PTV) - Dry - BS7976.2

78 (Extremely low potential for slip)

Slip Testing Results (PTV) – Wet - BS7976.2

68 (Extremely low potential for slip)

Manufactured to

ISO 9001: 2015

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