UTAS – Universal Track Access System

About UTAS+ Universal Track Access System

The Universal Track Access System (UTAS) is designed to enable safe on/off/cross tracking for large, heavy RRVs and steel tracked rail plant. Totally enclosing the rail head, this RRAP is the ideal solution for protecting the track when operating heavy plant.


  • Speed of installation/recovery 
  • Simple/minimal site preparation
  • Total protection – Protects rail, sleepers and plant


  • 15 minutes 


  • 7m long (6m working platform) 
  • 3 lifts by RRV to install 
  • Transported to site in dedicated stillage

Load Bearing Capacity

  • 50 tonnes maximum load bearing

The UTAS product range has been designed to enable longer road rail vehicles and equipment to mount or cross the rail quickly and safely, reducing the risk of accidents caused by sliding off old wooden sleepers or by damaging the troughing.

Dimensions (m) 6x2.3m (total track area - 7x3)
Weight (tonne) per item 1.5
Stillage weight kg (with UTAS) 3,290
Stillage weight kg (empty) 440
Load bearing capacity (tonnes) 50
Installation time (min) 20