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Rail Grinding Types And Practices | AGICO Rail

Quick and safe – The HSG-2 is the only grinding train in the world that can machine the rail profile at speeds of up to 80 km/h during normal railway operations and grind turnouts fitted with movable point frogs. Track closures and elaborate preparations are thus now a thing of the past.


We help the railroads run better, safer and longer. Loram is a leading supplier of track maintenance, inspection services and infrastructure optimization services and equipment in North America and around the globe. We provide comprehensive maintenance of …

Plasser & Theurer: Company

With Plasser & Theurer''s newly developed rail grinding machine for light rail and trams, rail traffic is easy on the ears: trains travel more quietly on ground rails. The world''s first ATMO (Automatic Track Machine Oscillator) was developed as part of Shift2Rail and combines two working methods.

Rail | Flexovit Abrasives

2020-1-20 · Flexovit offers a range of abrasives for any application in the maintenance and repair of rail tracks. Rail Cutting. Flexovit provides a specialist range of wheels exclusively designed for precision, speed and power when cutting rail track, offering the ultimate performance on hard metal. Rail Grinding. Organic cups, wheels and burrs are ...


ADOPTION OF ROUTINE RAIL-HEAD RE-PROFILE GRINDING TO COMBAT CORRUGATION AND SIDE-WEAR ON SOUTH AFRICAN RAILWAY NETWORK. Adoption of Speno rail-grinding technique and experience by South African railway network under contracts initiated in 1978 to introduce restoration of rail-heads subjected to corrugation and local wear and so avoid intermittent track renewal and rail …

Welcome to Grindrod Ltd

2021-6-30 · Welcome to Grindrod Limited. Grindrod Limited is the holding company of a dynamic organisation listed on the JSE securities exchange with more than 100 years of experience in South Africa''s freight movement and related industries. Grindrod''s business is all about moving cargo by road, rail, sea, and air, providing integrated logistical and ...

Plasser American

2021-6-11 · The Plasser GWM-series grinding machines are rail surface, and corrugation grinding machines. Compared to conventional rotary grinding machines, the unique, patented Plasser grinding system is the only system available which offers a spark-free operation utilizing a water supply for lubrication of the grinding stones.

Harsco receives rail grinding contract in UK

2016-4-14 · Grinding also corrects surface damage that could lead to rail fractures. The program provides nationwide, 24/7 service, maintaining complex switch and crossing trackwork from the north of Scotland to the south of England. Share on:

Plasser South Africa

2018-8-22 · PLASSER SOUTH AFRICA (PTY) LTD Reg. no. 1959/001880/07. Tel.: +27 11 761-2400 Fax: +27 11 474-3582 Mail. Postal address. PO Box 103 Maraisburg, 1700 South Africa Physical address

Rail Profiling and Rail Grinding – Aveng Rail

Rail Profiling and Rail Grinding. Since the inception in 1968 in South Africa of on-track rail rectification, Aveng Rail Services has been operating and maintaining grinding machines supplied by Speno International of Geneva. Rail rectification includes all the aspects of …

Gibela Rail Transport Consortium

2021-6-15 · Gibela is a black economic empowerment (BEE) rail transport consortium comprising French rail company, Alstom (70%) and Ubumbano Rail (30%). It was established in 2013, initially as a ring-fenced company for the execution of the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa''s (Prasa) rolling-stock fleet-renewal programme.

HSG-2 grinding train

Quick and safe – The HSG-2 is the only grinding train in the world that can machine the rail profile at speeds of up to 80 km/h during normal railway operations and grind turnouts fitted with movable point frogs. Track closures and elaborate preparations are thus now a thing of the past.

Home Page | Tilghman Rail

Track Repair Equipment We sell and maintain a full range of track and rail repair equipment for South African conditions - including drilling, bending, cutting and grinding More information Locomotive & Carriage Components We manufacture and fabricate OEM components for locomotives and carri ...


2021-9-1 · The rail grinder RRGM 0-16 is a rail-road going machine. The machine has 16 grinding spindles with independent angular adjustment. They are driven by frequency-controlled electrical 7,5 to 15 kW motors. The computer monitored grinding process is …


Railcor, founded in 1976, has grown into a major supplier and consultant of new and refurbished railway material. Through the years Railcor has adapted to an ever-changing economic environment, and the fast pace of modern business tempered by the traditions of the past, places Railcor in …


2021-9-10 · • A professional tool for profile-grinding the welded-joints and the sides of the rail tracks. • Automatic feed, controlling of the grinding amount, without tilting when grinding the sides: • High efficiency, easy to use, safe and reliable, and it is the necessary machine for construction and maintenance work of railway.

Welcome – Goldschmidt Smart Rail Solutions

2021-6-1 · One name. One promise. Worldwide. In 1895, Hans Goldschmidt invented the Thermit® process, providing the basis for safe, comfortable and efficient railway mobility which up to the present day continues to define the international standard for the welding of rails.

Atmo brings rail grinding to tight urban tracks

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Aveng Rail

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rail trcaks grinding and polishing machine

2016-12-27 · GM-2.2 electric rail grinding machine, It''s suitable for grinding rail welding seam, uneven joint, rail side fat edge, rail surface repair welding of rail 43kg/m-75kg/m. Its grinding quality is good and it''s easy and simple to handle, and convenient to be up on …

Rail Head Profile Grinding Machine

A guiding mechanism forces the rail guiding discs to turn with the pivoting grinding unit. This stops the machine from slipping while maintaining a constant grindstone contact pressure and creating a true copy of the rail head and its profile over a pivoting range of 184°.

Loram, Inc.

With decades of maintenance of way expertise and experience, no one knows the rail like Loram. Today, with our Loram Technologies business group, we''re leveraging our accumulated data, analytics and maintenance algorithms with advanced inspection technologies to provide you actionable intelligence with real-time monitoring and the most precise application of maintenance of way activities.

Grindrod Rail | Group Companies | Grindrod Limited

Grindrod''s rail division facilitates a seamless ''pit to port'' rail logistics solution for freight customers on the African continent. Grindrod Rail focuses on providing improved efficiencies through its experience in coordinating logistics, managing concessions and providing cost efficient wagon leasing solutions.

Alpha Grinder for Rail Profile Grinding after Welding | …

Alpha Grinder. This opens in a new window. Pandrol''s Alpha Grinder extends the life of the track by grinding the complete profile in one operation, delivering the ergonomic design and precision efficiencies that Pandrol are renowned for. The Alpha Grinder …

Vaal Diamond Tools | Supplier of Grinding, Cutting and ...

Supplier of Grinding, Cutting and Drilling Equipment . About Us. The founders/owners of Vaal Diamond Tools recognised a void in the South African market for spesialised stone processing tools and equipment. Thus Vaal Diamond Tools was established in 2011 in Vanderbijlpark.

Railway equipment : FCS Rail railway equipment

Rail grinding machine MPR 4000 D. Designed to carry out re-profiling of the rail head after welding. It is equipped with a diesel engine that is lubricated even when the machine is tilted by 90 °. The transmission from the engine to the spindle housing of the grinding stone …

HSG-city Grinding Machine

High Speed Grinding (HSG) removes minor and median rail damage, reliably prevents new defects from forming and effectively reduces noise emissions produced by rail traffic by up to 10 decibels. HSG-city is currently the fastest light rail and short-haul grinding machine on the market.

JR''s rail grinding skate in a Lasered & Bent format for 4 ...

 · South Africa JR''s rail grinding skate in a Lasered & Bent format for 4.5" grinders ... This will keep my hands on centerline. I will post photo''s of it with the rail grind later in the week. The pictures tell the rest of the story. Attached Images. skate-overview.JPG (55.1 KB, 10954 views) skate-end.JPG (52.7 KB, 10016 views)

Rail Profiling and Rail Grinding – Aveng Rail

Rail Profiling and Rail Grinding – Aveng Rail

Rail Web Grinding Machine

Rail Web Grinding Machine. 13.03 For derusting and grinding of the rail web to enable a continuous current flow of the flash welder or to prepare an insulated rail joint. Accurately adjustable grinding angle. Rotatable protective hood in front of grinding wheel.