Walraven HS2

For many years, Walraven have been offering an extensive range of innovative fixing products designed for the rail industry.

Walraven experience have been used for Permanent Way applications on various prestigious rail projects, such as the Hong Kong Mass Transit Rail and the London Docklands Light Railway. Recently, the company has had further success on the UK's Rail network.

Walraven extensive selection of standard fixings specifically designed to be rebut enough to function effectively on the Permanent Way - in situations subject to high vibration, movement, moisture, oil and significant temperature variation.

The RHC range by Walraven, is versatile enough to allow fixings to most of the tail types currently in use and will accommodate various manufacturers Points Heating and Sensor components. The RHC range offers cable management for many power and data applications.

Many of the rail fixings have developed following close consultation with Rail professionals who requested help to provide solutions to specific problems. With, in particular, the proliferation of modern cable-based systems on rail networks, Walraven are ready and willing to offer a flexible, custom designed and manufacturing service to industry partners.

The primary function of Walraven RHC fixings is to secure electrical points heating systems, Walraven fixings are easily and rapidly installed simply by hammering onto the foot of the rail. Once in place, they powerfully resist the movement and vibration, and cope extremely well with corrosive conditions.

Walraven Railclips incorporate features that enhance fixing security and therefore improve safety:

  • Robust and vibration resistant
  • Resistant to corrosive environments
  • Quick and simple to install
  • Special uptilted leading edge that enables the clip to rise up and over the heating element as it is being installed

Walraven London Underground Approved.

London Underground operates the LUL Approved Products, Walraven meet the requirements of this process can be installed within the network.

Here is a list of Walraven products that satisfy the requirements set by the London Underground and are therefore LUL approved for use on the underground network and stations.

Heavy Duty Clamps

Both their HD500 and HD1501 heavy duty clamp ranges are LUL Approved. They can be used for the installation of mechanical and electrical services such as ductwork, pipework and cable management systems. Suitable for installing steel pipes up to 509mm in diameter and for external installation. LUL Certificate 2683 HD500 LUL Certificate 2684 HD1501

RapidStrut Fixing System

This is a heavy duty fixing system to support electrical and mechanical services including ductwork and pipework. It is suitable for large pipe diameters and for external installation. RapidStrut with accessories is a modular, steel profile system which is readily assembled. LUL Certificate 2688 RapidStrut DS5

RapidRail® Fixing System

A lightweight, fast-fit fixing system for mechanical and electrical services including ductwork, pipework and cable management. For general use in depots and stations. This range is a modular system that offers time-saving installation. LUL Certificate 2676 RapidRail

If you would like more information or to discuss your requirement, please contact our Technical Team that can offer free advice to ensure you get the solution you need – technical@dpbuildingsystems.co.uk or 0121 706 7777.