GRP Platforms, Walkways & Fabrications
HR Fibreglass fabricate GRP (Glass Reinforced Polymer) platforms in-house to help supply safe access to areas such as train maintenance facilities, chemical access bunds, train driver walkways plus much more. Ideal for industrial settings, each of our GRP platforms are made to meet all relevant standards, including BS 4592, offering you a safe and reliable way to work.
All our platforms have a non-slip gritted walkway surface which works well in all icy, oily and slippery conditions. All our GRP platforms are non-conductive, non-corrosive and very easy to clean. So, whatever setting you’re working in, you can rest assured that you and your colleagues are safe when using our GRP platforms.
What are the benefits of opting for GRP platforms and walkways?
Platforms and walkways are crucial pieces of kit for a wide range of workers and are critical for the safety of staff on industrial sites. But – when it comes to GRP platforms, you can benefit from much more than just your standard secure platform. In fact, the benefits vary and include:
- Little or no maintenance requires
- Long-lasting and durable
- Low thermal conductivity
- High impact resistance
- Easy installation
- Lightweight for easy manoeuvre when required
Bespoke GRP platforms to meet all specifications
HR Fibreglass will work with customers from initial concept through to design, fabrication & installation. We can offer bespoke GRP platforms & walkways to meet our customers’ requirements, and with each platform we manufacture being taken care of in-house, you can be confident that we will never compromise on quality.
Thorough quality checks take place on every fabrication we do. If needs be, the fabrications are then disassembled and delivered on a dedicated load. Our number one priority is to provide the highest quality service every time, no matter how complex your requirements may be, so get in touch with us to discuss your needs.Enquire Now Contact Us
Lightweight and strong
No Scrap Value
Anti-Slip Walking Surface
Up & Overs
Why choose a GRP platform?
Designed to make navigating surroundings less hazardous and more time-efficient, the last thing you need is the inconvenience of platforms and walkways that require constant maintenance. It’s for this reason that equipment manufactured from glass reinforced plastic is such a great investment.
Extremely durable, hardy to the elements, non-conductive, resistant to corrosion, and with a built-in anti-slip surface, with platforms and walkways made from GRP you’re investing in a long term and cost-effective solution.
Characteristically lightweight, platforms made from GRP are quick and easy to manoeuvre and relocate on site when required. Making them a simple and convenient solution for all your access needs.
What types of platforms are available?
Providing walkways and platforms that are fit for purpose is essential for optimum safety.
There are a number of different options on the market, including:
– Step over – as the name suggests this type of platform is designed to act as a bridge allowing users to safely navigate over hazardous areas.
– Fixed – ideal for busy areas incurring a high level of footfall, these walkways are fixed permanently into place for added security.
– Bespoke – designed entirely around their intended location, bespoke platforms offer maximum practicality, usability and safety.
Regardless of the complexity of your requirements, our experienced team here at HR Kilns, are committed to achieving exactly the results you need. So whatever the specifications of your GRP walkway or platform, for expert advice on the right solution for your setting, get in touch with the team.
How much do GRP platforms and walkways cost?
It’s difficult to put an exact price tag on GRP platforms as they are made to meet individual requirements. What you can be sure of though, is that at HR Kilns we pride ourselves on always offering competitive prices and exceptional value for money.
Add that to the fact GRP is inherently cost-effective thanks to its minimal maintenance requirements and durability, and the long-term savings associated with a GRP walkway or platform soon become clear.
To discuss costs for a bespoke walkway or platform in more detail, talk to the team.