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Odell Viaduct Project, Bedfordshire

Odell Viaduct Project, Bedfordshire - 29/07/19

Murphy and Sons hired 1300 TPA Aluminium Traxpanels, to provide a vital temporary roadway for traversing vehicles over challenging ground to allow access to a railway bridge at the Odell Viaduct in Bedfordshire. The bridge which is being demolished and reconstructed, is part of the £1.5 billion investment by Network Rail to upgrade the Midland Main Line.

TPA appoints new UK sales manager

TPA appoints new UK sales manager - 23/05/19

Temporary access solutions provider TPA has appointed a new UK sales manager.

Visit TPA Pontoon's at Seawork

Visit TPA Pontoon's at Seawork - 15/05/19

TPA Pontoon's, part of VP Plc and a market leading specialist provider of modular plastic and steel pontoon systems, are pleased to announce they will be exhibiting their range of equipment at the Seawork exhibition on the 11th – 13th June.

International Autojumble Event, Beaulieu Enterprises

International Autojumble Event, Beaulieu Enterprises - 24/04/19

Beaulieu Enterprises hired close to 500 aluminium panels and accessories from TPA to provide temporary trackways at the International Autojumble. The event, hosted by the National Motor Museum at Beaulieu

Aluminium and plastic panels from TPA Portable Roadways help out at Alton Towers Resort.

Aluminium and plastic panels from TPA Portable Roadways help out at Alton Towers Resort. - 04/04/19

Portable roadways supplied by temporary access solutions provider TPA are helping Sandycroft Construction help with a major expansion to Alton Towers Resort. TPA’s aluminium and plastic panels have been enabling plant including three-tonne dumpers, five-tonne diggers and an 18-tonne mobile crane move and lift more than 100 1¼-tonne wooden pods into position on a site next to the resort’s Enchanted Village.

TPA panels pave the way for cost savings

TPA panels pave the way for cost savings - 12/03/19

Portable roadways supplied by temporary access solutions provider TPA are protecting land from damage and helping deliver a major 30-mile power line refurbishment in the most cost-effective way.

TPA staff layer up to support Railway Children’s Charity January Sleepout event

TPA staff layer up to support Railway Children’s Charity January Sleepout event - 21/01/19

TPA staff are taking part in Railway Children’s Charity Sleepout event, which takes place on the 31st January. The TPA staff will be sleeping at Liverpool Lime Street Station raising money for children who face this every day.

TPA Reports Outstanding Achilles UVDB Audit Result

TPA Reports Outstanding Achilles UVDB Audit Result - 04/12/18

TPA Portable Roadways is proud to announce a successful outcome following an Achilles Utility Vendor Database (UVDB) audit in November 2018 in which a near perfect score was achieved. The UVDB certification is a pre-qualification requisite which allows TPA to promote their services to major buyers including UK Power Networks, United Utilities, National Grid and Water authorities.

TPA makes significant investment and expands in Scotland

TPA makes significant investment and expands in Scotland - 12/10/18

Strong growth in demand for TPA, a leading European supplier of temporary access solutions, has been marked with a £4 million investment in new products, vehicles and the expansion of its operations in Scotland.

TPA Temporary Access Solutions Launch new divisional Website

TPA Temporary Access Solutions Launch new divisional Website - 19/09/18

TPA Temporary Access Solutions have launched a new multi-branded user-friendly website. The new website will provide visitors with quick and easy access to all three unique temporary access divisions: TPA Potable Roadways, TPA Pontoons and TPA Rapid Rail Access.

Visit TPA Pontoons at Marine and Coastal Event in September

Visit TPA Pontoons at Marine and Coastal Event in September - 08/08/18

More than 2,500 professionals working in marine and coastal civil engineering will flock to the industry’s leading show at Birmingham's NEC in September. Running on the 12th & 13th, The Marine & Coastal Civil Engineering Expo is the UK’s largest and most influential event of its kind - dedicated to showcasing the innovative products and infrastructure within this specialist civil engineering sector.

TPA Reports Record Winter for the Transmission and Power Sector

TPA Reports Record Winter for the Transmission and Power Sector - 12/06/18

TPA UK enjoyed a record winter in the UK Transmission sector working on three large infrastructure projects for National Grid and Scottish Power. Many smaller maintenance projects for the District Network Operators (DNOs) across the UK were also undertaken, including some renewable energy projects.

TPA Pontoons Expand with Dedicated Vehicle and Crew

TPA Pontoons Expand with Dedicated Vehicle and Crew - 12/04/18

Following a successful year of growth, the TPA Pontoon division will be adding a new vehicle with a dedicated crew for transporting and assisting with the installation of modular plastic pontoons.

Geotechnical Contractor (HS2 works)

Geotechnical Contractor (HS2 works) - 01/04/18

A bespoke access solution was provided for a Geotechnical Contractor in a sensitive location to enable ground investigation tests and directional borehole drilling. This project forms part of the ground investigation framework for HS2 with site investigations (SI) being undertaken to demanding standards. 

NATO Steel Installation Demo - TPA Pontoons

NATO Steel Installation Demo - TPA Pontoons

TPA Nato Steel Pontoons are a safe medium load solution for working on water. The steel pontoons can be connected to each other on both the short and long sides. Ideal industries for this product include - Rail, CP5, Water, AMP6 & Construction, Civil engineering industry sectors & projects.

Load Bearing Demonstration - TPA Pontoons

Load Bearing Demonstration - TPA Pontoons

TPA plastic pontoons have more plastic in them than any other similar product on the market. It has the latest technology which allows for added strength and stiffness to the platform this provides an easy transportation platform suitable for multiple industries.

TPA NATO Modular Steel Pontoon Introduction

TPA NATO Modular Steel Pontoon Introduction

An introduction into TPA NATO Modular Steel Pontoons which are the Safe Medium Load Solution for Working on Water for a diverse range of installations across an array of Industry Sectors.

Introducing TPA Pontoons

Introducing TPA Pontoons

An overview of TPA Pontoons who are a market leader in modular floating pontoons, water division equipment and safety boats. The products are easy to assemble and solves problems working on water access, the company works in a diverse range of different sectors such as Construction, Military and Marine.

TPA Pontoons Introduction

TPA Pontoons Introduction

An introduction to TPA Pontoons whose product range provides a service for different needs such as public access, moving of people, plant and machinery which can be adjusted to fit bespoke designs.

Air Assisted Floating Dock Installation - TPA Pontoons

Air Assisted Floating Dock Installation - TPA Pontoons

An introduction the TPA Pontoons Air Assisted Dock, this is the safe solution for working on water which has the capability of lifting a 30ft vessel up to 6 tonnes in weight.

Outboard Motor Attachment - TPA Pontoons

Outboard Motor Attachment - TPA Pontoons

TPA Versadock Pontoons Outboard Motor Attachment

Lightweight Foam Track Access System - TPA Demo

Lightweight Foam Track Access System - TPA Demo

TPA - Rapid Rail - Network Rail approved track crossing system. Lightweight foam sections allow for customary rapid installation time in a safe and cost effective way. The access point is made up of two metre long foam sections, each weighs 33kg so they are easily carried into position making the product simple and time saving.

Magnetic Temporary Speed Restriction Sign - TPA Rapid Rail

Magnetic Temporary Speed Restriction Sign - TPA Rapid Rail

TPA Rapid Rails patented Temporary Speed Restriction sign is Network Rail approved and allows users to attach a TSR sign in seconds without using sandbags or removing ballast. The easy design allows for safe and fast assembly with no removal of equipment or tools needed for set up.

TPA Rapid Rail Access Range Overview HD

TPA Rapid Rail Access Range Overview HD

An overview into Rapid Rail products, these products are Network Rail approved. They minimise the risks of damage to plant while maximising actual working time.

TAMS: Product Demo - TPA Rapid Rail

TAMS: Product Demo - TPA Rapid Rail

The Network Rail approved Track Access Matting System provides an all round solution to the on and off tracking of road rail plant. Its very quick to install by hand and comes in 4 interlocking sections. The product allows for a safe passage for plant hire while also protecting the rail heads from damage.

UTAS Rail Product Demo - TPA Rapid Rail

UTAS Rail Product Demo - TPA Rapid Rail

Rapid Rails Universal Track Access system (UTAS) allows longer rubber tire or track road rail machines to get off and on rail tracks easily and safely. The full ramp kit of 3 sections can be fully installed and ready to use in 20 minutes.

TPA Portable Roadways Leeds Music Festival

TPA Portable Roadways Leeds Music Festival

TPA - Portable Roadways used at Leeds Festival 2011 to allow festival goers and venders in and out of the festival with ease.

Manchester City Stadium protection installation - TPA

Manchester City Stadium protection installation - TPA

TPA - Turf Protection has been used at Manchester Citys Etihad stadium to protect the pitch in preparation for the Take That concert

TPA Portable Roadways Introduction

TPA Portable Roadways Introduction

A short introduction of a handful of the products TPA Portable Roadways have to offer, this includes the Terrapad, HD Panel and Tufftrak.

Sellafield Time lapse - TPA Portable Roadways

Sellafield Time lapse - TPA Portable Roadways

Time lapse of a contract for Sellafield nuclear site. TPA were tasked with creating an aluminium portable roadway on the Cambrian coastline to allow materials into the site.

Zappmat Walkway TPA Portable Roadways

Zappmat Walkway TPA Portable Roadways

TPA Zappmat is renowned for its lightweight but strong material, the mats interlock which are perfect for pedestrian walkways or light duty roadways. The Zappmat is quick and easy to install it takes around 15 minutes per 50m2 making it perfect for quick temporary solutions.

Introducing Terraroad Heavy Duty Plastic Roadway Panel

Introducing Terraroad Heavy Duty Plastic Roadway Panel

TPA Terraroad is specifically designed heavy duty road mats for temporary roadways, walkways & working platforms. What makes the Terraroad unique is that it can be used in areas of high theft risk and are lighter than alternatives on the market and 50 linear metres can be installed in 1-2 hours.

TPA Portable Roadways introduction

TPA Portable Roadways introduction

An insight into TPA Portable Roadways, who offer temporary roadways across Europe providing first class hire and installations.