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FRP Handrails and Walkways for Airport Application

FRP Handrails and Walkways for Airport Application

This prestigious project involved the supply and fabrication of 27 GRP walkway 6100mm FRP Safrail® (Fibre reinforced plastic) modules totalling 197.64M for a world renowned UK airport.  In addition Duragrid® Walkway with a total length of 197.64 meters, Access panels, 2 stairs including access over 450mm cable tray were also supplied.  Pre-fabrication took place at our innovative factory facility enabling fast track installation on site and keeping airport disruption to a minimum, further reducing overall project costs.

Additional benefits of Pipex px® products for this project included;


  • Design life expectancy of 60+ years dependent on application
  • Low maintenance
  • Superior corrosion resistance
  • Excellent impact resistance
  • Thermally and electrically non conductive

Pipex px® products are manufactured using the highest quality, advanced composite materials from leading manufacturer Strongwell®. Pipex px® are the sole UK distributor of Strongwell® products.

For further information of Pipex px® range of products and services please contact us on 01752 581200 or via email at

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