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GIRT7020 Iss 2

GB Requirements for Platform Height, Platform Offset and Platform Width

Synopsis

GIRT7020 Issue 2 sets out GB requirements in scope of National Technical Rules for platform height, platform offset and platform width.

Summary Of Changes

References to TSI have been updated to NTSN, additional guidance has been provided on platform width and the ‘danger’ area and clarifications added in other areas. 

These changes also incorporate recommendations from the 12-month reviews of GIRT7020 and RIS-7016-INS, undertaken and approved by INS SC at the meeting in March 2020.

29/11/2023 - INS SC approved 12m recommendation that an amendment and clarification is issued. 

Amendment AM002 to this document was published on 31/01/2024. See link below.

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Railway Group Standard
Issued:
04/06/2022
Published:
04/06/2022
In Force:
03/09/2022
Last Review:
21/11/2023
Next Review:
03/09/2028

Details

Consultation Status Closed
Vehicle Assessment No
Supersedes GIRT7020 Iss 1.1
Lead Committee Infrastructure - INS
Supporting Committee Rolling Stock - RST; Traffic Operation and Management - TOM
Briefing Notes 22 BN14
Impact Assessments
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Amendments
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GIRT7020 Iss 2 AM001; GIRT7020 Iss 2 AM002
Deviations
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23-005-DEV Revised 05-02-2024

Stowmarket Station - Platforms 1 and 2 - Timber / Marrobar hoardings

23-017-DEV Revised 30-01-2024

Stoneleigh Station temporary hoarding for Access for All footbridge work activities

23-014-DEV Revised 30-01-2024

Motspur Park Station island platform temporary hoarding for Access for All footbridge work activities

23-043-DEV

Biggleswade Station Access for All Hoarding - Temporary Platform Width Reduction

23-038-DEV

Access for All structure on Platform 1 at Leatherhead Station

23-037-DEV

Temporary deviation required for allowing the hoarding line at 2000 mm away from the
platform edge to the platform at Prudhoe Railway Station.

23-035-DEV

Temporary deviation required for allowing the hoarding line at 2 m away from the platform edge to the platform at Kildale Railway Station

23-026-DEV

Hither Green Station island platform temporary hoarding for Access for All footbridge work activities

23-023-DEV

Glynde Station repairs and scaffolding reduces platform width

23-017-DEV

Stoneleigh Station temporary hoarding for Access for All footbridge work activities

23-016-DEV

Barnes Station compound for Access for All footbridge work activities

23-015-DEV

Shortlands Station Access for All lifts work activities

23-014-DEV

Motspur Park Station island platform temporary hoarding for Access for All footbridge work activities

23-011-DEV

Brandon Station Building-Platform 1 scaffolding

23-005-DEV

Stowmarket Station - Platforms 1 and 2 - Timber / Marrobar hoardings

23-006-DEV

Theale AFA – Temporary reduction of platform width

22-032-DEV Revised 29-11-2022

Reduce the platform widths at Surbiton Station Platforms 3 and 4 temporarily

22-086-DEV

Colchester (North) Station - Platforms 1/2 - Timber hoardings between the void of existing buildings

22-032-DEV

Reduce the platform widths at Surbiton Station Platforms 3 and 4 temporarily