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Rail Industry Solutions

3M is helping move the rail industry into the future with its advanced range of innovative products to help build and maintain the UK's fleet of trains.

3M Innovation Train

3M Innovation train

View the installation progress of a showpiece rail carriage at the 3M Centre in Bracknell. The innovation train looks to utilise and demonstrate all of our technologies involved in the rail industry sector.


3M provides innovative solutions throughout the paint process, from heavy duty abrasives for door skin removal, MIG weld grinding and rust, to small area rectification with 3M™ Trizact™ Fine Finishing Abrasives, 3M has the answer.


An extensive range of products are available for carriage interiors including flooring adhesive, electrical solutions, matting, and 3M™ Dual-Lock™ Reclosable Fasteners for easy attachment and removal of panels and fabric.

Worker Safety

Work with confidence and without risk with 3M's range of respirators, sorbents, hearing and eye protection for assured safety on the job. Visit out Occupational Health & Environmental Safety site for more information.

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