Keyline Distributes Innovative Rail Platform Edging

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Keyline have announced that they have been awarded with the the status of sole distributor for the G-Tech Composite Coper. Keyline is the UK’s largest distributor of civils, drainage and specialist materials.

The G-Tech Composite Coper has been widely used and adopted over the UK, mainly in the Rail Network and is an innovation in advanced rail platform edging technology.

Combining coper and tactile in one, it offers a single structure alternative to the traditional multi-component platform edging solutions. The design of the coper incorporates a surface mounted tactile housed within the recessed rear section of the coper unit.The product has evolved the look, long-term durability and safety of railway platforms since it’s introduction in 2011.


Because of the quality and proven durability of this product, Keyline is confident in providing it for use across the UK railway system. This tried and tested coper unit, the only one to be fully approved by Network Rail, has proved to be popular in the railway construction market, therefore Keyline is delighted to be the sole distributors of such an innovative design.

Keyline Highly Robust and Cost Effective Train Platform Edging

Richard Wade, Rail Sector Manager, Keyline, said, Because the G-Tech Composite Coper is easy to install, as well as being highly robust and cost effective, it truly brings train platform edging technology into the 21stcentury. We like to partner with innovative companies that provide long-term improvement solutions to support our countrys infrastructure and we are proud to be the sole distributors of the most successful Composite Coper in the UK. We will be showcasing the G-Tech Coper on our stand at Infrarail 2014, this will help to further spread the word about this excellent product.

Paul Willis, General Manager of G-Tech, said: Our unique Composite Coper design has helped provide added safety and durability to platforms at many UK train stations. Keyline have been instrumental in helping to get our product introduced to the right people and installed at many of these sites. We are therefore very pleased to have them share our vision and be our sole UK distributor.

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