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Ballast Regulating machine

Aveng Rail owns, operates and maintains a variety of ballast regulating machines for all ballast regulating requirements. Depending on the requirements, machines are able to perform ballast regulating for existing track or newly constructed track.

Operation capabilities

BR8, BR9, BR10, R-780 (Matisa) – Heavy ballast regulating machines

  • New regulating concept with a variety of possibilities for
    regulating operations. Possibilities include shoulder only,
    shoulder to centre or centre to shoulder.
  • Traveling speed of 80km/h
  • Grading speed of 15km/h
  • Computerised hydrostatic drive
  • Fuel efficient
  • Capable of operating on 1 067mm and 1 435mm gauge
  • Suitable for construction and maintenance operations
  • Brush box for web cleaning

R-7D (Matisa), BED-17- Light ballast regulating machine

  • Accurate ballast transferring
  • Grading speed of between 5km/h and 10km/h
  • Optional 5m2 hopper for ballast transfer
  • BED-17 designed for one-man operation
  • Brush box for web sleeper cleaning