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Modular Walkway Platform

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Standard mesh walkway

Rapid Ramp Limited Variant:

The modular walkway is a high-quality steel platform, exceptionally robust and equipped with powder-coated handrails, boasting a secure loading capacity of 1,000 kilograms.

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  • Suitable for all public applications e.g. schools, museums, train stations, airports, outdoor festivals, offices, public toilets facilities.
  • Suitable for residential applications.


Rapid Ramp's modular walkway is a premium-quality steel platform, featuring durable construction, powder-coated handrails, and a safe loading capacity of 1,000 kilograms when installed correctly.

This walkway system adheres rigorously to DDA regulations, British standards, and complies with Documents M and K of the Building Regulations. It achieves the minimum compliant width of 1500 mm and maintains a gentle 1:15 gradient (equivalent to 3.7 degrees).

Designed to meet the highest safety standards, it offers comprehensive provisions to prevent falls, collisions, and injuries in public settings such as schools, hospitals, shops, libraries, train stations, airports, public toilet facilities, offices, and heritage sites (in accordance with Part M & K).

Whether you require a temporary or permanent walkway solution, this system stands out for its versatility.

Key Features and Benefits:

  1. Swift design and installation.
  2. Available in various widths.
  3. Constructed from durable steel, featuring a galvanised walkway and powder-coated handrails that remain comfortably warm to the touch.
  4. Proudly manufactured in the UK, with nationwide service coverage extending to both the UK and Ireland.
  5. Components are modular and reusable, ensuring flexibility in design.
  6. Walkway platforms are fire-resistant, providing enhanced fire safety compared to wooden systems.
  7. Backed by a three-year guarantee and designed for a lifespan exceeding 25 years.
  8. Suitable for both short-term and long-term applications.
  9. Fully adjustable, allowing for easy adaptation, modification, and reuse.
  10. Custom sizes are available to meet specific requirements.
  11. Walkway platforms can be effortlessly removed, leaving the area in its original condition.

General information





Also available powder-coated in any RAL colour.







1500 mm


900 mm

1000 mm

1200 mm


The Rapid Ramp system can be used up to 3 m high.



Three year


Ss_35_10_30_95 Working platform and walkway systemsPrimary


L30/460 Walkways

L30/45 Ramps/ walkways

Specification data - Working platform and walkway systems





Decking and flooring



Galvanized steel mesh.

  • As standard.
  • Self-drainingg to allow water to pass through, rather than puddle and potentially freeze.

Toe plates

Toe plate, with GPR.

Toe plate, without GPR.

Not required.

Handrail system

  • With trombone ends as standard.
  • Powder coated black as standard, but can be powder coated to any RAL colour.
  • For further information, consult manufacturer's literature and insert requirements.

Standard handrail.

Coated with thermosetting powder to provide a non-conductive, non-slip and scratch-resistant surface.

Infill handrail.

Prevents users from climbing or falling through gaps. It is often specified for schools and public buildings.

1100 mm high vertical infill handrail.

For level landings in a commercial application.

Lower intermediate handrail.

For use with the standard or infill handrail. The lower intermediate handrail is designed to be used by young children and wheelchair users. The handrail should be 600 mm from the surface of the system.

System accessories

For further information, consult manufacturer's literature and insert requirements.


Gates unit.

A gate unit can be attached to the side of a platform; 1200 mm or wider.

Access hatch.

A hatch opens allowing a person access to the underground services.

Underside mesh hoarding.

This mesh is designed to prevent children from gaining access to the underneath of the ramp. It is often specified for schools and public buildings.

Specification includes:

• Mesh size 200 x 50 mm.

• 33.7 mm OD Single mesh clip.

Fine underside mesh hoarding.

This mesh has 20 x 20 mm small square holes, designed to stop litter from blowing underneath the walkway.

Solid underside hoarding.

This mesh is designed to prevent children from gaining access to the underneath of the walkway. It is often specified for schools and public buildings.

Specification includes:

• Pre-painted sheets of aluminium sheets with a solid polyethene core.

• Black as standard.

Yellow tread strips.

Added to aid visually impaired users.

Modular ramps.

Step unit.

To provide access to the walkway.

Integral accessories

Telescopic legs.

Legs can be adjusted to accommodate different threshold heights.

Colour/ Finish

Galvanized steel.


Any of the widths can be secured together to create almost any width.

900 mm.

The minimum width required for dwellings under Document M, section 6 of Building Regulations.

1000 mm.

Standard width for dwellings.

1200 mm.

Extra wide ramp.

1500 mm.

Recommended width for public use.


Insert requirements.

Sustainability data

Contains Red List materials


Country of material origin

United Kingdom

Country of product manufacture

United Kingdom

Embodied carbon

A1-A3 (production stage) as defined in BS EN 15804

156.73 kg CO₂ eq/m²

When considering the carbon embodiment within the material; it is important to understand the mass of the material. For instance, a Rapid Ramp is hollow underneath the platform, whereas, a concrete ramp is solid. The amount of carbon embodiment needs to be considered based on the mass.



Recycled content

21 %


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Basingstoke Hospital, Basingstoke

Basingstoke Hospital, Basingstoke

Carlisle Park Pavilion Cafe, Morpeth

Carlisle Park Pavilion Cafe, Morpeth

Euston Station, London

Euston Station, London

Oxburgh Hall, National Trust

Oxburgh Hall, National Trust

St George's Hospital, Roehampton

St George's Hospital, Roehampton

Palmarsh Primary School, Hythe

Palmarsh Primary School, Hythe

Wincanton Primary School, Wincanton

Wincanton Primary School, Wincanton

Yattendon C Of E Primary School, Yattendon

Yattendon C Of E Primary School, Yattendon