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Welcome to TPA Rapid Rail Access

Providing Nationwide Hire of Temporary Access Solutions designed & dedicated to the Rail Sector.

TPA is firmly established in the rail sector as “the” principle provider of safe, effective, value for money temporary roadways, walkways & access systems and its expanding product fleet for hire across the UK now incorporates Rail RRAP’s, Embankment Steps and GS6 Height Restrictors to mention just a few.


All of TPA’s RRAP systems for hire are Network Rail Approved.

With a focus upon ease of use and rapid installation times, TPA’s broad range of RRV rail track access systems provide a superb all round solution to the on and off tracking of road rail vehicles.

TPA provides access to a broad range of Network Rail Approved RRAP systems to best suit its client’s individual site & project requirements.

  • UTAS Steel RRAP

  • LW Foam RRAP

  • tapSTRAIL® RRAP

  • TAMS Track Access Matting System

  • Dig to Deck Track Access Ramp

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Introducing the TPA Rapid Rail Access – Magnetic TSR – Temporary Speed Restriction Sign

TPA’s Magnetic TSR – Temporary Speed Restriction Sign is a Network Rail Approved & patented system. This Magnetically Attached ‘TSR’ Sign attaches in seconds without the use of sandbags or removing ballast. It is intended as a temporary sign placed within the track with a clear indication and instruction to the driver/operator to ‘Stop and … Continue reading Introducing the TPA Rapid Rail Access – Magnetic TSR – Temporary Speed Restriction Sign

Introducing the TPA Rapid Rail Access – Magnetic Points Run Through Sign.

TPA’s ‘Points-Run Through Sign’ is approved by Network Rail – Certificate number: PA05/05458 This is a temporary sign placed within the track with a clear indication and instruction to the driver/operator to ‘Stop and check the points before proceeding’ into a working possession.  ‘STOP- Check points are set correctly before proceeding signs’ are used extensively … Continue reading Introducing the TPA Rapid Rail Access – Magnetic Points Run Through Sign.

TPA Magnetic Rail Safety Barrier is a Network Rail Approved & patented system, available for UK Hire

Meeting the safety requirements of the European standard EN 13374 class A, TPA’s magnetic barrier system is intended to realise effective protection for safe work on the track. Crucially, this barrier system is safe for operatives, with no hazardous ballast dust (Silica) or pathogens (e.g. Weil’s disease, Leptospirosis) disturbed in ballast.) Benefits & Features: • Purpose … Continue reading TPA Magnetic Rail Safety Barrier is a Network Rail Approved & patented system, available for UK Hire

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