RAPID EPS NEWS
Rapid-EPS are an award-winning manufacturing company. Engineering world-leading edge protection for the construction industry creating sustainable products such as the Rapid Compression Post. How did the Rapid-Post first come about? After many years of listening to the needs of contractors and installers worldwide, the Rapid Post was created and rapidly became a system recognised globally […]
It is the intention of Rapid-EPS to continue to trade as normal or until the government puts in place further containment restrictions. All Rapid-EPS employees will take a sensible and considerate approach to the COVID-19 outbreak and act in a respectful manner to their colleagues. Our lines are open as normal, please call 0113 2528883 […]
Rapid-EPS Ltd has successfully achieved EN 1090 certification to execution class 2. EN 1090 is the European standard that regulates the fabrication and assembly of steel and aluminium structures and is recognized by the Construction Products Regulation. To gain certification, Rapid EPS Ltd has undertaken a stringent auditing process of its Factory Production Control (FPC) […]
Over the weekend Storm Ciara brought disruption to the UK, causing chaos as trees fell and heavy rainfall resulted in flooding across the country. Storm Ciara recorded winds of 97mph, cancelling flights, rail services and sporting events including a Premier League Game. Rapid-EPS can confirm that there haven’t been any incidents of the Rapid Post […]
Following his dream, eighteen-year-old Patrick Whittaker from Wakefield has been busy diving towards his goal of becoming a Marine Biologist. Already securing his advanced open water scuba diver training, Patrick is now taking the plunge for his diving masters. Studying at Aberystwyth University, the talented diver with the help from his sponsor Rapid-EPS, will be […]
What is Edge Protection? Edge Protection Systems, when installed to the manufacturers guidelines provide a safe working environment for people working at height. Mesh barrier systems such as Rapid-EPS have become a default for some contractors, but others within the industry are still not aware of the innovative solutions that are available to them and […]
In order to conform to the requirements laid down in the standard for Temporary Edge Protection Systems known as: BS EN 13374:2013+A1:2018, the members of the Edge Protection Federation have carried out rigorous testing and close final inspection of their solutions before releasing them to the construction industry. The components making up the systems have […]
With the help of Specialist Company, Belmont Quality Services, Rapid EPS take quality assurance to new heights.
On October 10 2018, the USA was hit with the Hurricane Michael. It was the third most intense Atlantic hurricane to make landfall in the United States in terms of pressure. This was just behind the 1935 Labor Day Hurricane and Hurricane Camille of 1969. It was the strongest storm in terms of maximum wind […]
We are very proud to see over 3 km’s of Rapid EPS edge protection being used by L & T/Al Balagh JV, on the construction of Al Rayyan Stadium in Qatar. The new arena will host up to 40,000 fans at #qatar2022 FIFA World Cup™. This is the first stadium to use our engineered edge […]
Great testimonial from DIFC site in Dubai Site agent Manikandan Uchimahali Khansaheb Civil Engineering L.L.C, had lots of positive things to say about the innovative Rapid Wall Anchor design from Rapid-EPS and its success on the DIFC site in Dubai. “We fixed this anchor on 7th floor and it was very useful for holding the […]
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Leeds, UK – August 14, 2017 – Rapid-EPS is pleased to announce that it has signed an exclusive agreement with Aluma Systems North American Forming and Shoring that will expand its engineered edge protection product line throughout the USA. Aluma Systems is the exclusive distribution partner for the Rapid edge protection system in the United States. Sol Solomou, […]
The Rapid Edge Protection team have flown back out to work with the highly specialised team at the robotics factory Incosa. Creating custom software and programming ahead of the robots arrival at Rapid-EPS Headquarters. The key benefits of this robot are its ingenious capability to keep up with demand of Rapid Panels! Back to news […]
“Rapid EPS have made huge improvements to many of the products currently utilised in the scaffolding industry. I would recommend their ladder gates, trap doors and loading bay gates, and testify to the increased quality over what is currently available in the market. Their in-house design and engineering team are another benefit of using Rapid […]