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HIRD Rail Services is the official UK service partner for the KLP Hybrid Plastic S&C Bearers, Bridge Bearers and Sleepers manufactured by Lankhorst Mouldings in The Netherlands.
Track Products
TTS Green Trough
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KLP Hybrid Plastic Products
Insulated Rail Joints (IRJs)
FTI RailTec
FTI StopCrackEX


Benefits of the KLP® Hybrid Plastic Products

Low Life Cycle Costs
Low weight reduces transport costs and eases installation
Virtually maintenance free
Expected lifespan of over 50 years

Easy to install
The same tools can be used as those for wooden sleepers
Can be machined as wooden sleepers, using the same equipment
Compatible with most types of fastening systems

Durable & Sustainable
Excellent chemical resistance
Electrically insulated
Will not rot or splinter
Moisture, fungus and insect resistant

Environmentally friendly
Made of 100% recycled plastics
Contains no toxic materials
Low CO2 footprint
100% recyclable after their long lifetime

Thoroughly tested by Dutch and other European laboratories
In use since 2006
Approved by Trafikverket for extensive in-track testing
Approved by SNCF for extensive in-track testing




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Head Office & Factory
Barton Lane
Doncaster DN3 3AB

Phone +44 (0)1302 831 339

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