crossing plates

crossing plates

[′krȯs·iŋ ‚plāts]
(civil engineering)
Plates placed between a crossing and the ties to support the crossing and protect the ties.
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United Rentals operates more than 50 trench safety rental branches that offer the latest technologies in steel and aluminum trench shields, aluminum trench shores, steel sheet pile with modular waling systems, steel crossing plates and custom slide rail systems.
They carry the latest technologies in steel and aluminum trench shields, aluminum trench shores, steel sheet pile with modular walling systems, steel crossing plates and custom slide rail systems.
The company also has become one of the world's largest suppliers of trench shielding and shoring equipment operating 55 trench safety rental branches which offer the latest technologies in steel and aluminum trench shields, aluminum trench shores, steel sheet pile with modular walling systems, steel crossing plates and custom slide rail systems such as the ones used on the POMA project.