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Flash Butt Welding

Aveng Rail owns, operates and maintains state-of-the-art track flash butt welding plants. The units are mounted on a customised road truck fitted with special equipment such as stabilisers and a rail road system. The flash butt welding units are suitable for depot based or ontrack formation welding.

Operation capabilities

  • Flash butt welding unit can accommodate any rail size and shape
  • Typical time for butt-welding rails is seven minutes
  • Flash butt welding unit is controlled by an automated control system that ensures weld quality and safety
  • Machine is roadworthy and can move to and from site
  • A road-rail system is mounted to the welding unit for on-track welding