25.5m FRP Single Span Bridge

Taking another look at the recently installed FRP 25.5m single span bridge. The longest of its type in Australia.

Bundamba Temporary FRP Bridge

As part of a station accessibility upgrade at Bundamba train station, a temporary FRP rail foot bridge was commissioned.

The major upgrade will deliver an accessibility improved train station for customers by late 2024, making catching a train easier for everybody, but especially those using wheelchairs, pushing prams or carrying heavy luggage.

MaxiGRATE FRP Grating

In the world of construction and industry, finding durable, cost-effective, and versatile materials is paramount. Fibreglass Reinforced Polymer (FRP) grating has emerged as a game-changer in this regard, offering a myriad of benefits and a wide range of applications.

How to choose FRP grating

FRP Grating is a lightweight, flexible material used for applications such as civil engineering, manufacturing, and architectural projects. Knowing which type of grating mesh to use can be confusing, but this guide will help you in making the best choice for your project.

The first step to selecting the ideal grating mesh for your project is to identify its requirements. Consider the material, size, weight, and function that you need from the grating mesh. Take these requirements into account when deciding which type of grating mesh best suits your needs.

Composite Engineering FRP Projects

Small selection of projects utilising FRP products including grating, profiles and handrails.

FRP products are extremely versatile and can be used for many different types of projects from small walkways to rail bridge.

MTB Obstacles

100% FRP MTB obstacles. Designed, then cut, drilled and packaged in kit form. Then shipped and assembled on site.

MaxiGRATE Grating Clips

MaxiGRATE FRP Grating – Lightweight and versatile. Range of clips for easy installation.

MaxiGRATE showcase

MaxiGRATE FRP Grating, so many uses. Check out some examples.

Wallis Lake Fisherman's Co-Op Wharf Replacement

Looking back at Wallis Lake Fisherman’s Co-Op Wharf’s revitalisation of the existing timber wharf with MaxiGRATE FRP Mini Mesh Grating.

Gold Coast Sand Pump Jetty

Working with Alder Constructions, the project involved designing, fabricating and installing a 40m composite ramp structure at the Gold Coast sand pumping jetty which forms part of the Gold Coast Seaway’s Sand Bypassing System.

Case Study - Lower Murray Water Storage Tank

Composite Engineering was engaged by our client Freyssinet to make safe the access to a large storage tank for Lower Murray Water in Mildura.

The water storage tank is 52m in diameter and 9m tall. Over 250m of MaxiGRATE FRP grating was supplied to allow safe and non-slip access to the roof of the storage tank.

MaxiRAIL FRP Handrail System

The MaxiRAIL system is safe, lightweigh and virtually maintenance free.  It is suitable for installing in the harshest of conditions due to its resistance to chemicals and corrosion.

Composite Engineering: Yarra's Edge Boardwalk Upgrade

Composite Engineering and contractor Hoodlum Engineering supplied 500 sqm of FRP micromesh panels for the Yarra’s Edge boardwalk upgrade commissioned by the Melbourne City Council (MCC) after a two year successful trial period.

Queensland Rail Banyo Station Foot Bridge

Busy Banyo station had Queensland Rails highest number of illegal rail crossings (people crossing tracks to get to the other platform).

So building a high traffic foot bridge was a logical outcome. Composite Engineering provided a unique solution.

Birrarung Marr walkway

The Birrarung Marr walkway upgrade is complete. The old wooden boards have been removed and MaxiGRATE FRP micro mesh has been laid.

Composite Engineering FRP MaxiGRATE Projects

From concept design to fabrication and testing, our turnkey solutions take the stress out of FRP projects.

MaxiGRATE Derby Suspension Bridge, Tasmania

MaxiGRATE FRP Grating was chosen for the Derby suspension bridge walkway because of its high strength, light weight and long life properties.