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Carbis gangways, provided by Spacepac Industries

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Carbis gangways, provided by Spacepac Industries , offer safer and easier access to the tops of tank trucks and rail cars. Their heavy-duty design allows them to work in the most rigorous environments, providing a long service life. They are fully factory assembled for easy installation and can be modified to meet specific needs.

Three types of gangways are available:

  1. Flat Gangway Ramp Type - the most economical gangway is ideally suited to access uniform heights and types of transport equipment
  2. Telescoping Ramp Type - the telescopic gangway ramp is ideal when vehicle height is fairly uniform. Manually operated extension ramp allows for some deviation in vehicle spotting\
  3. Folding Stair Type - the most versatile gangway accommodates height variations in most tank cars, tank trucks and hopper cars
Features of the three types of gangways include the following:
  • Gangways feature open serrated slip-resistant walk surface, which maximises footing in all climates
  • Variations in width and length are available to meet your specific application
  • Optional self-leveling SAF-T Cages are available on the gangways, which are designed specifically for vehicle type, help improve safety
  • The three gangways require little maintenance and is repairable in the field
  • Padded lower edge helps prevent vehicle damage
  • Can be mounted to operate as a fixed, pivoting, or track mounted gangway
Specifications include:
  • These gangways can be customised to fit site and platform requirements
  • Capacity: 226kg (500 lb)
  • Available in aluminum, steel, or stainless steel; non-sparking aluminium is standard

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