Rail Access Point Access point for maintaining 41 GPU rails

ACO’s innovative Rail Access Point has radically improved the installation and maintenance practices of rail drainage.

Utilising ACO’s Vienite® polymer concrete, which is naturally less conductive, gives these units significantly superior performance against stray currents compared to metal access points.

Installation with 41 GPU Rail

The Rail Access Point features a large drainage area which encapsulates the drainage slot from under the rail. The unit features an integrated internal seal making connection to a 110mm spigot simple and quick. With easily adjustable support legs the access unit is seated in a bed of concrete, and as no mechanical fasteners or drilling is required to secure the unit, installation is fast and efficient.

Units are fitted with a mesh stainless steel grate giving full visible inspection to the vertical pipe and the rail catchment area, making it quick and easy to inspect for blockages without removing the grate.

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Rail Access Point datasheet

Find out more about the NEW Rail Access Point, including technical details and installation guidance.


  • Load tested to D 400
  • Easily adjustable support legs
  • Manufactured from Vienite, a non conductive recycled material
  • Selection of colour finishes to suit surfacing
  • Compatible with 41 GPU rails


  • Reduces risk of stray current with Vienite polymer concrete
  • Weight reduction over comparable size cast iron unit
  • Faster installation, with no mechanical fasteners or drilling of the rail
  • Screw adjustments to fit site height variations
  • Easy maintenance and inspection, with 130mm rail drainage slot

Recommended Applications

  • Tram schemes and depots
  • Light rail developments

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