LATERAL RESISTANCE PLATES
Rail Tie Lateral Resistance Plates
Summit Infrastructure is proud to be the exclusive Canada & USA distributor of TrackWork Ltd. lateral resistance plates, offering
Improving Track Stability for LRT & Heavy Rail Applications
Particularly useful for tight radius curves, where ballast shoulders are lacking or in areas of numerous switches, TrackWork rail tie lateral resistance plates are fitted to improve track stability and enhance lateral resistance. The increase in lateral stability provided can overcome track buckling issues, and maintain key gauge clearance in stations and around structures, whilst reducing the frequency of tamping required.
Lateral resistance plates are recommended to be installed on every or every other tie dependent on the level of track stability improvement required and the local site conditions.
The Benefits of TrackWork Lateral Resistance Plates
TrackWork’s lateral resistance plates offer numerous impressive advantages for railway operators compared to alternative solutions.
Why Purchase Lateral Resistance Plates from Summit Infrastructure
Not only is Summit Infrastructure the exclusive distributor of TrackWork’s innovative lateral resistance products to the Canadian market, but we also offer numerous additional benefits to our customers.
Used By LRT & Heavy Rail Operators Across Canada
Frequently Asked Questions
How durable are TrackWork lateral resistance plates?
What size tie will they fit?
How much resistance do they add?
TrackWork lateral resistance plates can increase lateral track stability by up to 50% depending on the site conditions and the number of plates installed.
Purchase Lateral Resistance Plates Today
Contact us to discuss your specific requirements and purchase TrackWork lateral resistance plates for your track network.