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Pipex px® have unique manufacturing capabilities.

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Manufactured from corrosion resistant, advanced composites supplied by Strongwell, the world’s largest pultrusion company, and recognized leader in the pultrusion industry.

A high performance open mesh grating for medium to heavy duty use. DURADEK® & DURAGRID® Pultruded Fibre Reinforced Polymer (FRP) grating systems from Pipex px® are designed for frequently used pedestrian areas and larger loads, including vehicle traffic.  Much stronger than moulded grating by design, pultruded gratings can carry higher loads with significantly less deflection.

Pipex px® DURADEK® & DURAGRID® FRP pultruded gratings are designed to withstand harsh corrosive environments which make them ideal to replace aluminium or steel gratings. They are lightweight, typically 1/3 the weight of steel grating equivalent, yet extremely robust and impact resistant.

Meets BS 4592 Parts  0, 4 and 6


DURAGRID® Phenolic pultruded grating is ideal for Offshore applications, benefits inclide;

  • Proven over 17 years use offshore!
  • Meets BS 4592 Parts 0,4 and 6
  • Meets USCG PFM 2-98 Level 2, Lloyds, BV, DNV and ABS Approvals
  • Highly corrosion resistant
  • Higher load capacity than equivalent steel grating!
  • Proven wheel load and impact capability
  • Ideal for field fabrication – no edge banding required.
  • Lightweight – typically 1/3 the weight of steel equivalent
  • Much stronger and tougher than moulded grating by design
  • Designed to withstand harsh, corrosive environments
  • Ideal replacement for aluminium or steel gratings


Client feedback following Pipex px® involvement on the Clair Ridge project;

"Pipex px® innovative Phenolic FRP composite structural products, including MARRS® Offshore handrails, access structures, ladders, safety gates and grating have been designed, supplied, and installed extensively throughout the BP Clair Ridge project, all performing beyond expectations throughout fabrication, and passing Lloyds Class Project testing. The Pipex px® team also provided expert technical & engineering services as part of a packaged-solution from design to completion.  

The Pipex px® FRP products successfully provided a cost effective, corrosion resistant alternative solution to steel equivalents and made a significant contribution towards critical weight saving objectives. " - Lead Topside Structural Engineer, BP 


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