Vehicle Requirements

PLEASE CHECK THAT CORRECT VEHICLES ARE BOOKED FOR THE MATERIAL BEING COLLECTED

Flatbeds MUST have 3 droppable sides, or STRONG side supporting poles

Loading can be refused if vehicles are deemed inappropriate

Network Rail will not be held responsible for vehicle or material damage as a result of the haulier not providing a vehicle capable of safely transporting the load.

40ft-60ft Flatbed Artic 25t capacity

  • Concrete Sleepers: 100 units
  • Softwood Sleepers: 400 units
  • Hardwood Sleepers: 350 units
  • Steel Sleepers: 275 units
  • Softwood Timbers: dependant on length
  • Hardwood Timbers: dependant on length
  • Panels: 2.5 concrete/4 softwood/3 hardwood
  • Steel Rail: 25 x 60ft lengths or 50 x 30ft lengths
  • 5ft Steel Rail: 125 tonnes
  • Con Rail: 25 x 60ft lengths or 50 x 30ft lengths

40ft Flatbed rigid

  • Concrete Sleepers: 40 units
  • Softwood Sleepers: 182 units
  • Hardwood Sleepers: 112 units
  • Steel Sleepers: 110 units
  • Softwood Timbers: dependant on length
  • Hardwood Timbers: dependant on length
  • Panels: 1 concrete
  • Steel Rail: 10 x 60ft lengths or 20 x 30ft lengths
  • 5ft Steel Rail: 50 tonnes
  • Con Rail: 10 x 60ft lengths or 20 x 30ft lengths

4 Wheeled Rigid Tipped (12 tonnes Capacity 22ft)

  • Steel Sleepers: 132 units
  • Spent Ballast: 11 tonnes
  • 6F2: 11 tonnes
  • 70/30: 11 tonnes
  • Type 1: 11 tonnes
  • 10-20mm washed: 11 tonnes
  • 40-20mm washed: 11 tonnes
  • 40+ washed: 11 tonnes
  • Steel Rail: 12 x 60ft lengths or 24 x 30ft lengths
  • 5ft Steel Rail: 60 tonnes
  • Con Rail: 12 x 60ft lengths or 24 x 30ft lengths
  • Cast: 12 tonnes **
  • Smalls: 12 tonnes **
  • S&C: 12 tonnes **

6 Wheeled Rigid Tipped (17 tonnes Capacity 26ft)

  • Steel Sleepers: 187 units
  • Spent Ballast: 16 tonnes
  • 6F2: 16 tonnes
  • 70/30: 16 tonnes
  • Type 1: 16 tonnes
  • 10-20mm washed: 16 tonnes
  • 40-20mm washed: 16 tonnes
  • 40+ washed: 16 tonnes
  • Steel Rail: 17 x 60ft lengths or 34 x 30ft lengths
  • 5ft Steel Rail: 85 tonnes
  • Con Rail: 17 x 60ft lengths or 34 x 30ft lengths
  • Cast: 17 tonnes **
  • Smalls: 17 tonnes **
  • S&C: 17 tonnes **

8 Wheeled Rigid Tipped (21 tonnes Capacity 26ft)

  • Steel Sleepers: 231 units
  • Spent Ballast: 18 tonnes
  • 6F2: 18 tonnes
  • 70/30: 18 tonnes
  • Type 1: 18 tonnes
  • 10-20mm washed: 18 tonnes
  • 40-20mm washed: 18 tonnes
  • 40+ washed: 18 tonnes
  • Steel Rail: 21 x 60ft lengths or 42 x 30ft lengths
  • 5ft Steel Rail: 105 tonnes
  • Con Rail: 21 x 60ft lengths or 42 x 30ft lengths
  • Cast: 21 tonnes **
  • Smalls: 21 tonnes **
  • S&C: 21 tonnes **

Articulated Tipper (capacity of up to 29 tonnes)

  • Steel Sleepers: 319 units
  • Spent Ballast: 28 tonnes
  • 6F2: 28 tonnes
  • 70/30: 28 tonnes
  • Type 1: 28 tonnes
  • 10-20mm washed: 28 tonnes
  • 40-20mm washed: 28 tonnes
  • 40+ washed: 28 tonnes
  • Steel Rail: 29 x 60ft lengths or 58 x 30ft lengths
  • 5ft Steel Rail: 145 tonnes
  • Con Rail: 29 x 60ft lengths or 58 x 30ft lengths
  • Cast: 29 tonnes **
  • Smalls: 29 tonnes **
  • S&C: 29 tonnes **

**approx weights based on size

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