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Track Renewal Trains, Flashbutt welding

Aveng Rail provides a complete turnkey track renewal operation. The operation uses state-of-the-art Matisadesigned track renewal machines.

Operational capabilities

  • Total track renewal
  • Partial track renewal – sleepers or rails only
  • Re-spacing of sleepers
  • Natural distressing of rail line
  • Lifting or lowering of ballast profile
  • Sleeper fastener removal
  • Old sleeper removal
  • New sleeper replacement
  • Sleeper spacing
  • Rail to sleeper fastening using fist, fast or e-clip using automated systems
  • Ballast profiling
  • Initial rail lifting and aligning
  • Final rail lifting and aligning

P190 track renewal machine

  • Rail gauge 1 067mm
  • Traveling speed of 40km/h
  • Sleeper replacement rate of 600 sleepers per hour (10 sleepers per minute)
  • Automated sleeper spacing ranging from 600mm to 800mm
  • Capable of sleeper and rail replacement
  • Capable of replacing wood, concrete and steel sleepers

P811 track renewal machine

  • Rail gauge 1 067mm
  • Traveling speed of 40km/h
  • Sleeper replacement rate of 480 sleepers per hour (8 sleepers per minute)
  • Automated sleeper spacing ranging from 600mm to 800mm
  • Capable of sleeper and rail replacement
  • Capable of replacing wood, concrete and steel sleepers