Ellis Patents Pegasus Cable Hangers - Carillion Rail - T&D UK

By Chris Dodds on 2nd December, 2015

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Ellis Patents Pegasus Cable Hangers - Carillion Rail - T&D UK









Manufacturer : Ellis Patents

Scope : Supply Ellis Patents Pegasus cable hangers to support 75mm cable diameters routed through rail tunnel. Ellis Patents cable hangers are capable of handling up to 6 horizontal cable runs with up to 100mm diameter cables.

  • Lightweight - 50% lighter than steel, single person installation 
  • Modular - versatile for new cable project installations 
  • Corrosion Resistant - non-metallic but high strength
  • Maintenance Free - enhanced service life compared to steel
  • Stronger Than Steel - 40kg safe working load per hanger

Client : Carillion Rail

Project : Bowling Tunnel

Country : United Kingdom

Sector : Rail


Built in 1846 Bowling tunnel took the L&Y Manchester line beneath Bradfords model villages of Ripleyville and Bowling :
Bowling Tunnel

Pictured today the 1,506 metre long Bowling tunnel

Bowling Tunnel


Ellis Patents Network Rail and LUL Approved rail cable hangers are used extensively throughout  the rail and public mass transit systems for supporting power, signal and comms cable runs.

This includes LV-HV cable support and hanging for multi-core and bundled cables on extended horizontal cable runs and hanging cables on walls and support structures, e.g. tunnel cable installations and lighting systems.


Made in Yorkshire, Installed in YorkshireEllis Patents

The innovative non-metallic Pegasus cable hanger system, designed and manufactured by Ellis Patents based in Malton, Yorkshire was approved by the Network Rail Section Manager following specification submittal by Carillion and T&D.

Carillion are contributing to a railway infrastructure that is fit for the UK 21st century  - improving infrastructure for passengers and freight operators alike, delivering major projects and fulfilling long-term asset management and maintenance contracts.


Read more :

Ellis Patents Pegasus Cable Hangers For Rail Cable Support 



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