Locomotive engine rebuilds and manufacture suspension bearings for rail

By: A B Industries  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: Remanufacture

   Shunt Locomotive Engine Rebuilds | Generator Overhauls | Manufacture Suspension Bearings

Examples of solutions for rail are:

  • Premium rebuild of Cummins KTA1150L engines for shunt locomotives. 
  • Premium rebuild of a Caterpillar 398 locomotive engine.  EMD, in-situ inspection and replacement of main and big-end bearings.
  • Remanufacture of compressors for locomotives.  A wide range of makes and models have been overhauled. 
  • Remanufacture of points machines and standby generator sets for signalling applications.
  • Overhauling and testing of mobile plant engines and transmissions throughout New Zealand over approximately two years.
  • Ongoing remetal and new manufacture of locomotive suspension bearings.  

Keywords: Remanufacture

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