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Road Plates

Road Plate

Road Plate

Trench cover aka road plate


RRP: £950.00
£931.00Ex. VAT£1,117.20Inc. VAT
£1,117.20Inc. VAT£931.00Ex. VAT
Save: £19.00 (2%)
20+ units gets 6% off£875.14Ex. VAT
10+ units gets 4% off£893.76Ex. VAT
5+ units gets 2% off£912.38Ex. VAT

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20 working days

You could have this by Tue 18th February

Item Information

A long lasting and lightweight alternative to steel trench covers

  • Modular system with individual pieces that link together
  • Plates lock together with inbuilt steel linking pins
  • Moulded anti­slip surface
  • Flexible edge dampens traffic noise
  • Maximum loading of 6000kg per plate
  • Tested to a vehicle weight of 44 tonnes over a 700mm trench
  • Inner plates measure 1500 x 500mm and weigh 44kg
  • Curved end plates measure 1500 x 500mm and weigh 23kg

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What is the purpose of our road plates?

Putting in steel trench covers can be a long and difficult process. These items are heavy and difficult to install. At The Workplace Depot, we bring you a great alternative to steel trench covers that makes keeping trenches covered and keeping people out of harm’s way much easier. Our road plates are high quality, easy to use, and are built to get you through any tough situation. At The Workplace Depot, we only carry products that are carefully constructed and built to last. We want to bring only the best items to all of our customers. Why settle for a second-rate item or go from store to store looking for the perfect product when you can find exactly what you need right here on our website? With free delivery and hassle-free returns, we make it easy for you to get the items that you need from the comfort of your own home.

Where can this product be used?

This product can be used anywhere that you would traditionally use steel trench covers. They are designed to cover holes and trenches in any sort of road, making the area safe for vehicle and pedestrian traffic. These items are strong enough to hold heavy vehicles, so they can be used anywhere.

Who might use this product?

Anyone who does road work could find use for these items. They are easier to use than steel trench covers and will make your work quicker and easier.

Specifications for road plates

These road plates are lightweight and long lasting. They are the perfect alternative if you are tired of dealing with steel trench covers. They are designed to lock together with steel linking pins that are inbuilt. They also have a mounded surface that prevents slippage. These items have convenient flexible edges that are made to dampen traffic noise. Each plate can hold up to 6000kg per plate. They have been tested up to a vehicle weight of 44 tonnes over a 700mm trench. The curved end plates are 1500 x 500mm, and they weigh 23kg. These are some of the highest quality options on the market if you seek to find a great option for covering holes and trenches in any sort of road. If you have any questions about our inventory or about this product, please feel free to let us know. We are always happy to help.

  Warranty: 1 year parts / labour

Made in BritainMade in: Britain

Depth (mm)2000
Width (mm)1500
Capacity (kg)44000
Weight (kg)134
FeaturesAnti Slip
Lead Time20 working days

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