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Rail Coatings

Asset protection is of vital importance to owners, operators and users. Whether this asset is infrastructure, such as a bridge, station or gantry, or a train and its components, 3M™ Scotchkote™ liquid coatings provide long term corrosion protection and finishing, whilst helping to minimising downtime.

With a proven track record in rail, 3M™ Scotchkote™ liquid coatings are independently tested and are compliant with the required rail standards, thereby safely providing protection and increasing ambience.


 
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Rail Rolling Stock

3M™ Scotchkote™ high performance liquid coatings provide Metro, light rail, and above or below ground train operators with long lasting protection against corrosion and other aggressive operating conditions whilst ensuring optimum delivery of reaction to fire performance properties and ambience features for the travelling public.

Whether the project is to build a new train or refurbishment an existing one, bogies, underframes, below solebar equipment, roofs, exterior bodyshells and interiors can all be protected using Scotchkote™ liquid coatings. By combining 3M™ Scotchkote™ Liquid Coatings with vinyl films, tapes, adhesives and preparation products, 3M™ Rail Solutions is able to offer a complete solution to the rail industry.

 

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Click to view our Product Catalogue Product Catalogue for Rail Rolling Stock
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Rail Infrastructure

Concrete protection and waterproofing, protection of steel structures from corrosion, and a solution to the never ending public nuisance of graffiti attack, all pose significant issues to the specfiers and owners of our public transportation systems, whether road or rail.

3M™ Scotchkote™ coatings offer a durable and effective answer to these issues, combined with an awareness of the need for speed and ease of application.

Bridges, gantries, station roof steelwork, floors, walls, escalators, lifts and trackside equipment can all be protected using Scotchkote coatings, to provide long term asset protection and protection from attack from both climatic conditions and vandalism. Independent testing and approval to Network Rail line specification RT98 provides piece of mind to both specifiers and clients that their assets are protected by a company they can trust.

3M™ Scotchkote™ Rebar Protection Products protect the steel used in reinforced concrete structures around the world.

With over 30 years of successful application and results, Scotchkote is the brand of coating which sets industry standards for quality, consistency and performance. By covering steel rebar, mesh and other elements used in, and around concrete structures, Scotchkote coatings protect against the menace of corrosion.

 

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Click to view our Product Catalogue Product Catalogue for Rail Infrastructure
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Case Studies

Browse our case study library to see what products and solutions were found for different problems. This is also your chance to find out why you, too, should make 3M your partner for success.



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Click to view our Case Studies Case Study - Interior Refurbishment (pdf, 106KB)
Case Study - Russian Railway (pdf, 183KB)
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