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Pipex px® have unique manufacturing capabilities.

Please contact us to find out how we can help with your project requirements.

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Product Overview:

Manufactured from corrosion resistant composites supplied by Strongwell® - the world’s largest pultrusion company and recognised leader in the pultrusion industry.

Pipex px® design and manufacture structures, walkways and stairs using EXTREN® structural FRP profiles, ranging from low level platforms right through to mobile stair towers.


Materials of Manufacture:         

  Fibre Reinforced Polymer (FRP)


  • Lightweight
  • Strong and Durable
  • Highly Corrosion Resistant
  • Floor loadings from 1.5kN UDL with high point loads
  • Support structures designed to be free standing or supported by other existing structures
  • Novel connection systems & joint design allow Pipex px® to select optimum profiles for specific requirements
  • Provision of design calculations & Certificates of conformity for materials used
  • DURADEK® flooring can be open mesh or solid top, gritted or smooth.
  • Choice of SAFRAIL® handrails can be fitted and the platform integrated with stairs, ladders etc as required
  • Stair stringers usually made from EXTREN® FRP Channel profiles with bolted end connections to suit
  • DURADEK® stair treads feature a “D” shaped nosing bar – usually colour contrasted with the rest of the tread for additional safety
  • Stairtreads are gritted with anti-slip finish
  • Open or solid surface treads can be specified
  • Tread riser plates can also be fitted where requested
  • MARRS® or SAFRAIL® handrails of appropriate type secured to the EXTREN® FRP stair or platform stringers

Pipex px® supply Strongwell FRP Pultruded Profiles, EXTREN and  EXTREN 23 that are 3rd party verified as fully compliant to BS EN 13706  (i.e. to required minimum mechanical properties NOT average or “typical” mechanical properties) and batch- certified as per BS EN 10204 Certificate Type 3.1 (first article testing); EXTREN is compliant to E17 Grade as standard & EXTREN 23 is compliant to E23 Grade as standard.

Please see pdf downloads below for further information and contact us to discuss your project specific requirements