All Pandrol articles

  • Pandrol truck
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    Pandrol takes to the road with European tour

    2021-08-27T08:00:00Z

    EUROPE: Rail fastening specialist Pandrol is to display its latest products to rail industry representatives during a three-month European road tour, taking in countries including the UK, Ireland, Sweden, the Netherlands, Germany, the Czech Republic and Spain. ‘The Back on Track truck gives our customers an ...

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    Training & Skills: Training the world’s rail welders

    2021-04-20T14:17:00Z

    Last year, Pandrol opened a railway welding centre of excellence in Raismes, northern France, which is already proving its worth as training methods change during the pandemic. Nick Kingsley reports.

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    Pandrol’s AutoSeal eliminates the need for manual sealing when welding rails

    2020-11-18T05:00:00Z

    WELDING: Pandrol says up to 5 min per rail weld can be saved through the use of its newly-launched AutoSeal mould, which has a built-in insulation joint that expands during pre-heating to create a tight seal and eliminate the need for manual completion. ...

  • Pandrol rail clamp
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    Pandrol launches redesigned rail clamp

    2020-02-03T10:00:00Z

    COMPONENTS: Pandrol has launched a redesigned rail clamp for use as a temporary joint prior to welding and to safeguard defects before repair. The supplier said its updated design offers a reduction in installation time and enhanced performance, with wider contact points to reduce friction and rail ...

  • androl has released the Pandrol Connect app for Android devices which enables live data capture during the aluminothermic welding of rails, saving time on data entry and improving traceability.
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    Pandrol launches app to improve rail weld tracability

    2019-05-07T05:00:00Z

    WELDING: Pandrol has released the Pandrol Connect app for Android devices which enables live data capture during the aluminothermic welding of rails, saving time on data entry and improving traceability. This is intended to help infrastructure manager identify defects and assist with cost optimisation by identifying anomalies in weld performance. ...

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    Pandrol focuses on four core specialisms at InnoTrans 2018

    2018-08-22T05:42:00Z

    PANDROL: Infrastructure component specialist Pandrol will be highlighting its four core specialisms at InnoTrans 2018: rail fastenings, aluminothermic welding, electrification, and equipment and control systems. The company will also be hosting ‘ask the expert’ sessions, where its technical specialists will be running short seminars on topical issues relating to ...

  • Shanxi Jingshen Railway Co has awarded Pandrol a contract to supply almost 880 000 Fastclip FC-16 rail fastening sets.
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    Heavy haul rail fastening contract awarded

    2018-03-16T15:31:47Z

    CHINA: Shanxi Jingshen Railway Co has awarded Pandrol a contract to supply almost 880 000 Fastclip FC-16 rail fastening sets for 232 track-km of heavy haul line under construction in central China. The line will connect with a 400 track-km section of the Menghua heavy haul railway where Pandrol is ...

  • The rail activities of the Delachaux Group are to be unified under the Pandrol brand name.
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    Pandrol unifies branding

    2017-11-17T07:05:00Z

    PANDROL: The rail activities of the Delachaux Group are to be unified under the Pandrol brand name, the company announced on November 17. As well as the eponymous rail fastenings business, Pandrol will also be the brand used by the Railtech, Vortok, Pandrol CDM Track, Rosenqvist, Matweld and RSS divisions. ...

  • Pandrol Fastclip FE.
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    Pandrol Fastclip FE selected for concrete sleeper contract

    2017-05-04T09:07:43Z

    SWEDEN: Infrastructure manager Trafikverket has selected Pandrol’s Fastclip FE preassembled rail fastening and under sleeper pads for use as part of a 20-year framework contract for the supply of concrete sleepers. Pandrol collaborated with sleeper manufacturers Strangbetong Rail and Abetong in responding to the tender, which covers around 400 000 ...

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    Pandrol acquires CDM Track

    2014-01-30T07:00:00Z

    BELGIUM: CDM Group sold its CDM Track business unit to Pandrol with effect from January 6, as part of CDM's strategy to focus on noise and vibration isolation systems in the building and industry markets. The deal includes CDM's ballasted, slab and embedded rail track activities, as well as the ...

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    Pandrol buys Rosenqvist Rail

    2008-12-17T13:52:00Z

    SWEDEN: Pandrol International has purchased Rosenqvist Rail, a Swedish manufacturer of equipment for the installation and extraction of rail fastenings such as Pandrol's Fastclip. Rosenqvist also designs and builds rail and sleeper handling tools, ballast regulation equipment, trailers and attachments for road-rail vehicles. Pandrol sees Rosenqvist as ...