Aveng Infraset Railway Products division produces prestressed concrete sleepers for main lines ranging from 30 ton axle loads upwards and sidings from 18.5 ton axle loads upwards. It has introduced several innovative products to South Africa’s rail network, some of them world firsts. These include: Cape Gauge sleepers for turnouts; sleepers for stacker reclaimers; transition beams for tunnels; and standard gauge sleepers and a Low Vibration Track System (LVT) for the high-speed Gautrain rail network. Further innovations include the Universal Sleeper and Infrabolt fastening system.
LVT Track Slab System is a Low vibration track (LVT) in concrete, the Sonneville slab track solution for the requirements of tomorrow -
|Usage||Low vibration track in concrete|
|Maximum Axle Load||18t - 26t|
|Sleeper Weight||± 92kg|
|Type of Fastener||Fastclip|
|Fastener Weight||± 2.66kg per block|
|Type of Shoulder||Fastclip|