Pinned Plate Alternative

Pinning your plates doesn’t work! When vehicles drive over a pinned plate it will flex just a little, and every time it flexes the pins are forced up into the line of traffic. Pins can do damage beyond repair to tires and wheels requiring you to pay for the damage. Pinning also has to be redone every time the plate is removed and has no ramping unlike the Plate Locks system which is the marking, ramping and securing system all in one!


Road Safety

Increase Safety

Plate Locks increase safety for employees and  motorists while reducing liability. Plate Locks can be installed in a fraction of the time as utilizing cold patch reducing the time your crew spends in the street. Plate Locks are safety orange and be clearly seen by motorists, cyclists and pedestrians alerting them to the fact there is a steel road plate in their driving lane. Keep your crew and motorists safer and reduce your possibilities of liability.

Financial Savings

Our Solutions Save You Money

Plate Locks will save you a fortune in labor costs because it can be installed in a fraction of the time it would take a crew to throw down and clean up cold patch. Plate locks never need to be removed when a bridge plate needs to be lifted. This saves you labor costs and cold patch replacement costs. Plate Locks pay for themselves the first time they are used. And you can use them over and over again.

Never Needs To Be Removed

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Secures Trench Plates

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Plate Locks are placed around the perimeter of the road plate and mechanically fastened to the roadway with concrete anchors.

Cold Patch Alternative

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Award Winning

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Every competition we have entered Plate Locks into we have won. Plate Locks are revolutionary in the industry. It’s a simple solution to a problem every underground construction crew has faced. Road plates that creep or walk as traffic passes over them. Not only does this product stop that problem, but they also increase safety for your crew and the public. They will save you money and time.