XWatch Safety Systems have announced that they have been awarded a coveted Product Acceptance by Network Rail for their full suite of safety systems. 

After just 18 months of designing and supplying the construction plant and commercial vehicle industries with safety products, XWatch Safety Systems have added rail infrastructure acceptance to their growing portfolio.

Their products have been assessed by TÜV Rheinland UK Ltd. and we can confirm that they have completed, reviewed and assessed the following products within the XWatch XW series: 

XW1 – Height Limiter; 

XW2 – Rated Capacity Indicator (RCI) and Height Limiter; 

XW3 – Slew Limiter; 

XW4 – Height and Slew Limiter Virtual wall; 

XW5 – RCI, Height and Slew Limiter Virtual wall; 

XWtele – Height Limiter; 

XWfork – Height Limiter. 

The XWatch Safety System suite of products is the only Off Track safety solution approved by Network Rail approval for general civil engineering based machinery.

Dan Leaney, Director of Sales and Operations for XWatch Safety Systems commented; “This is the culmination of over 12 months of hard work by our team to achieve this certification. We know we have some of the most comprehensive and user-friendly safety systems available and to be awarded Network Rail approval gives us a massive boost to our company.”

Adrian Staples, Technical Manager (Plant) for TÜV Rheinland commented “We are pleased to have supported the Xwatch team with assessment of their XW Series safety systems and gaining certification from Network Rail. Achieving approval from Network Rail demonstrates commitment to safety, fitness for purpose and reliability which are the cornerstones of Product Acceptance.”