Guardrail systems for roofs

  • Roof garden with lawn and wooden deck
    ZinCo railing solutions can be installed without any roof penetration.

ZinCo Railing Solutions – Elegant, Practical and Installed without Penetrating the Roof Membrane

For safety reasons, roofs that are going to be used by people require a surrounding railing. The ZinCo Guard Rail Base is the perfect solution without penetrating the roof membrane. It is suitable for the installation of a ZinCo railing and also for individual railing solutions that are tailored to suit the building architecture.


  • For easy installation of railing solutions without any roof penetration
  • Tested according to German Standard DIN 1055-3 for horizontal load up to 1 kN/m
  • Can be used for post spacing of at least 100 cm
  • Standard solution for 90°-corner


Installation of the ZinCo Guardrail Base The Guard Rail Base is simple to install over the pre-laid protection mat.

The railing is installed using screws and a matching fixing flange The railing is installed using screws and a matching fixing flange.

Substrate and gravel is spread The Guard Rail Base can be integrated into a green roof, a gravel layer or paved areas. The important thing is that the required ballast is provided.

System railings – variations

The Guard Rail Base is suitable for the installation of individual railing solutions, provided there is a suitable fixing flange. In addition, ZinCo offers two different railing systems that are fitted with a matching fixing flange:

Railing made of stainless steel Clean appearance, elegant design and consistent quality: The ZinCo Railing System SG 40-E made of stainless steel is used for aesthetically appealing buildings.

Railing made of galvanized steel If it's all about function, the ZinCo Railing System SG 40-S made of galvanized steel is the perfect choice.

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