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Railcar Gangways

Bullard Company's Railcar Gangway designs provide versatility for many applications that require railcar loading. Our Safety Bridges are designed with a working range of 15 degrees above or below the platform surface. With Bullard Company's design expertise we can provide custom safe access solutions for your operations.

Combining many years of experience in providing safe access equipment to the market and the need for repairable units, our engineering group has incorporated the following design features into each model.

  • Modular Design for ease of parts replacement.
  • Aluminum Safety Bridges have hot dip galvanized base mount with stainless steel tread and axle assembly.
  • Integrated mounting option for either top or flush mounting.
  • Permanently lubed bearings on main axle.
  • Variety of finishes are available: standards safety yellow powder coating on all steel units, hot dip galvanizing, uncoated aluminum, or anodized aluminum.
  • Totally enclosed dual spring balancing for ease of positioning.
  • Spring loaded stainless steel latch for vertical storage.
  • Welded stops to prevent the bridge from lowering below 15 degrees.
  • Optional adjustable chain stops & hydraulic assist.
  • Folding tubular handrails that meet OSHA standards.
  • Self-leveling hoops can be attached for secondary fall prevention

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The Bullard B300 series bridges are fixed reach models designed for applications where the truck or railcar is positioned at a fixed position.  The working range is limited to the level of the platform and the point being accessed (+/-15 degrees).

Primary used for truck loading and unloading applications that have standard width platforms. 
The bridges can be equipped with the optional self-leveling safety hoops for secondary fall prevention, adjustable chain stop kits, slide tracks, or pivot mounts.

The Bullard B500 series bridges are designed for applications that require a light weight but durable bridge for ease of positioning. The working range is limited to the level of the platform and the point being accessed (+/- 15 degrees).

Primary used for truck loading and unloading applications as well as many others. The bridges can be equipped with the optional self-leveling safety hoops for secondary fall prevention, adjustable chain stop kits, slide tracks, or pivot mounts.

Both B300 & B300RT series offered by Bullard Company are available in standard widths and lengths as well as customized to your application.Both B500 & B500RT series offered by the Bullard Company are available in standard widths and lengths as well as customized to your application.

 


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7080 Schnipke Drive
Ottawa Lake, MI 49267
Phone: (419) 841-8775

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