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Ballast, Ties, Rail, Passenger, Rail News, Railroad News, Rapid Transit/Light Rail, Track Construction, Track Structure Finch West LRT project moving at a smooth pace The Finch West light-rail transit route has checked off key advances that literally put it on track for important vehicle testing to come later this year, including track work and ...

Railway Maintenance Equipment | Harsco Rail

Equipment Harsco Rail, a division of Harsco Corporation, is a major international supplier of railway track maintenance and construction equipment for private and government-owned railways worldwide.Harsco Rail values expert engineering and precise manufacturing which customers have come to expect. With innovative solutions, Harsco Rail decreases downtime on the track while increasing ...

New and used Railroad Equipment for sale | Ritchie Bros.

Ritchie Bros. is the best source for new and used railroad equipment for sale, including locomotives, ballast tampers and more! Railroad Equipment Ballast Tamper Locomotive Rail Car Mover Railroad Equipment - Other Spike Puller Switch Tamper. Top Categories. Railroad Equipment - Other See All 10 Items. Ballast Tamper

Railroad Regulator Machine: Ballast, Purpose, Types

A railroad ballast regulator''s primary tool is, of course, it''s double-angled and double-sided blade. This piece of equipment can be adjusted up and down to push the ballast clear of the rails and ties, depending on the exact contour desired and how much ballast is obstructing them. A Knox Kershaw model KBR 860 ballast …


Contractor owned equipment: - Mark IV Production Tamper - Slave Track/Switch Tamper - Ballast Regulator - Track/Switch Tie Inserter - Speedswing - Tie Crane - Hi Rail Excavator w/ Various Carts/Attachments - Hi Rail Boom Truck w/ Various Carts/Attachments - Hi Rail Rotary Dump Truck - Ballast Rail Car - Spiker/Gauger - Ballast Distribution Machine

Rail Insider-Railroad ballast maintenance equipment update ...

Georgetown Rail Equipment Co. An adequate ballast section serves several essential functions, including distribution of vertical load from the bottom of the tie to the top of the subgrade ...

Railway Signalling Track Circuit – Railway Signalling Concepts

 · Railway Signalling Track Circuit. 1. A Track circuit is an Electrical circuit of which the running Rail of a Railway track forms a part. It is employed for indicating the presence of Trains and thereby for controlling Signalling and Block equipment. …

Shoulder Ballast Cleaning | Loram

Shoulder Ballast Cleaning Loram offers the industry''s most advanced and productive shoulder ballast cleaning services, equipment and technologies, resulting in increased efficiencies and reduced costs. A Loram shoulder ballast cleaning program ensures a healthy, robust railroad infrastructure maintained to deliver maximum ROI.

Ballast Distribution Equipment | Herzog Capabilities

Ballast Distribution Equipment. For more than 20 years, Herzog''s fleet of ballast equipment has provided the rail industry with a solution to safely and efficiently place the right amount of rock where it''s needed, when it''s needed. With 98% uptime dependability and around the clock delivery, you can count on Herzog to get the job done.

Vintage Trains | Trainz

Bachmann 39003 O 2-Rail Ballast Spreader . $37.49 $45.00. Atlas 7056 O Scale 2-Rail 40" Flex Track . $23.29 $23.95. Peco SL-700FB O Flat Bottom Flex Track, Wooden Sleeper, 36" temporarily out of stock $14.89 $17.50. Atlas 7098 O Scale 2-Rail Left Hand Switch Machine . $19.79 $21.95.

Rail Insider-Track equipment update: Surfacing and tamping ...

Ballast Tools Equipment (BTE) engineers railroad track maintenance equipment, hi-rail machines and versatile attachments. BTE''s fleet of hi-rail machines can quickly hi-rail to a jobsite and ...

Railroad Services Construction | R. J. Corman Railroad Group

Railroad Services Construction. Precision. Quality. Excellence. R. J. Corman Railroad Services is a full-service railroad construction, maintenance-of-way and emergency response company with 17 divisions strategically located across the nation. Our highly-trained employees and specialized equipment can handle any job – big or small.

Railroad Tamper Machine: Information & Photos

Railroad tampers are another type of maintenance equipment that have greatly improved the efficiency and speed in maintaining the track and right-of-way. As there name implies railroad tampers use hydraulic jacks to "tamp" the ballast, which levels the stone around the ties as well as works it underneath the ties for proper support.

Ballast Maintenance | Loram

Our inspection services, experienced teams and track record of safety and reliability amplify the benefits of our industry-leading ballast maintenance services, equipment and technology. Learn how we can help. Call (763) 478-6014 or contact [email protected] .

Roofing Equipment & Safety Systems | Garlock Equipment Co.

Welcome to Garlock Equipment Co. your online source for Roofing Equipment and Supplies. Since 1959, Garlock has been filling the needs of commercial roofing contractors with quality equipment that gets the job done. Garlock continues this tradition today as the premier equipment manufacturer in the industry. With a focus on Safety, Performance ...

Sterling Rail

Sterling Rail - Buy and Sell Locomotives, Rail Cars, Railroad Equipment, MOW, Passenger Cars, and Railroad Rail Kershaw 26-3 Ballast Regulator Rear-door entry Excellent condition Just installed new beam Price: $50,000 Location: KY


Ballast Tools Equipment (BTE) engineers high-performance railroad track maintenance equipment, powerful hi-rail machines, versatile attachments, and innovative solutions. BTE leases and sells equipment and provides excellent customer service, on-site start up, and operator training.


Get our LATEST and HOTTEST Railroad Equipment and Machinery listings - The DAILY STREAK shines the spotlight on new arrivals, special deals and hard to find items. ... KERSHAW 26-2 BALLAST REGULATOR RAILROAD MOW MAINTENANCE OF WAY RR SURFACING UNIT. $0.00 KERSHAW 26-2 BALLAST REGULATOR RAILROAD MOW MAINTENANCE OF WAY RR SURFACING UNIT.


Ballast plow for use under railroad tracks US2990787A (en) * 1959-11-04: 1961-07-04: Mannix Co Ltd: Tie handling equipment for use in conjunction with ballast handling devices used under railroad tracks DE1166235B (en) * 1960-03-28: 1964-03-26: Plasser Bahnbaumasch Franz: Method for cleaning ballast …

Ballast Regulator — Tartaglia Railroad Services

 · About. Tartaglia Railroad Services is an established railroad contractor with more than 115 years experience as a construction unit. We are a nationally known hi-rail and equipment repair/sales company and we are an affiliate of the North Shore Railroad Company.

Equipment & Rolling Stock Details

Car continued to be used in ballast service at least through 1988. Sold 1992 to McCloud Railway and remains on property in 2020. 1852- 1852- Western 20-yard air actuated side dump hopper, formerly Bay Point & Clayton Railroad #100, built 1927. Purchased 1955 from A.D. Schader. Cost $864.01. Sold 1992 to McCloud Railway.

Hand Track Tools for Rail Yard Maintenance and Repair

Track Bolt w/Nut & Lock Washer 1"x5-1/2" (100/keg) 4123-41. Buy View. Quick View.

Knox Kershaw Inc.

KKI has dedicated Service Technicians on call to assist with training, maintenance and repair needs of all KKI machines and other MOW equipment. International We have a multitude of MOW solutions for a variety of track conditions and track widths, including convertible gauge and narrow clearance.


The D & H Railway still exists to this day, acting as a bridge line, moving freight between other larger railways. It is the oldest continuously operating transportation company in the U.S. Trail Use. The D & H Rail Trail is a multiple use trail open to pedestrians, bicyclists and horse riders in the summer and

Recycling recovered railway materials at our Whitemoor ...

 · This includes a ballast washer and specialised equipment and expertise to refurbish switches and crossings (see the video). How do the recovered railway materials get to Whitemoor? There are eight material recovery specialists across the rail network. They work with contractors and delivery units (local work teams) in their route to remove ...

Ballast cleaning machines

Regular ballast cleaning of tracks and turnouts can be a prerequisite for the economic operation of railway permanent way. A clean, elastic and homogeneous ballast bed is an absolute essential for problem-free functioning of the wheel on rail system. This is gaining importance, particularly on high speed lines and other highly loaded sections of track.

Herzog Railroad Services, Inc.

Class 1 Railroad Right-of-Way Equipment and Maintenance Company. Herzog Railroad Services, Inc. (HRSI) and Herzog Railroad Services of Canada, Ltd. deploys a vast fleet of specialty railroad maintenance equipment designed and built in-house. Herzog provides the safest and most effective innovations in the industry.

Rail Equipment For Sale | IronPlanet

Rail Equipment for Sale IronPlanet''s weekly auctions offer the perfect marketplace for buying and selling Rail Equipment. Whether looking for a Locomotive, Rail Car or even Rail Car Mover, IronPlanet has the Rail Equipment to fit your needs.

IronPlanet Rail / Ballast Equipment For Sale ...

Shop IronPlanet Rail / Ballast Equipment For Sale. Choose from listings to find the best priced IronPlanet Rail / Ballast Equipment by owners & dealers near you.


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Railway Ballast And Industrial OIl Remediation | Practical ...

Railway Ballast And Industrial OIl Remediation . Description. PES-41 ™ is our combination decontamination / bioremediation solution. PES-41 ™ can be used to remove hydrocarbons from pavement, railroad ballast and equipment. The product/oil mixture can then be allowed to run off as the bio-remediation process begins immediately

Used Railroad Equipment For Sale and Maintenance of Way ...

railroad maintenance machinery, used railroad equipment, highrail gear,for sale large inventory of earth moving machinery and yard-shop support vehicles for sale …

Bridgewater Equipment Inc

Bridgewater Equipment is a heavy equipment rental company who provides 24 hr. railroad emergency service. We specialize in: railroad bridge demo & construction, derailments, switch replacements, at grade crossing replacements, dike & channel construction and other railroad construction & maintenance. Bridgewater Equipment Inc. 20075 N. Kendall Dr.