Type 1 Track Ballast

Service summary

Type 1 Track Ballast is a primary quarried granite reclaimed from the UK’s rail networks, meeting the Department of Transport’s Specification for Highway Works, clause 803 (SHW 803). This aggregate is generally used as a sub base or general fill for large construction projects where DOT compliance is required, also benefiting from a marginal cost saving over Type 1 Limestone if delivered near to the source.

Close up of aggregate - type 1 track ballast

Available for delivery in 5 – 29 tonne loads

Grading: 0/55mm
Compliant to specification(s): Type 1, Type 2, 6E, 6R, 6F4, 6I, 6J, 6M, 6N, 6P