When it comes to track construction, precision and speed are vital. Work on the track should be done quickly and efficiently. Rails, ties and railroad ballast must not only be laid accurately, but also maintained and replaced regularly. At the end of the day, the rails are the basis for our rail traffic and are constantly exposed to stresses.
Wacker Neuson distinguishes itself here as a reliable and professional partner for track construction: Its product range reaches from gasoline hammers specially designed for track construction, lighting systems with matching generators for night construction sites and vibratory plates to small excavators, wheel loaders and crawler-mounted dumpers, which efficiently support all work on the track with proven durability and robustness.
Railroad construction specialists
Wacker Neuson's gasoline hammers are perfectly suited for applications in the field of railroad construction - particularly in the case of railroad network maintenance. Only a gentle force should be applied when tamping ballast, as the gravel may not be damaged during the tamping procedure. A certain number of blows is nevertheless required to achieve a perfect compaction of the ballast. Have a look here to see how well this can be achieved with Wacker Neuson's gasoline hammer.