Selco Third Rail Products and Steel Fabrications
Selco Manufacturing Corp supplies a wide variety of manufactured products for the creation and maintenance of rail networks.
The company supplies third rail transit products, electrical goods and custom steel fabrication throughout North America.
Third rail products for electrification
Selco’s transit products include commuter, heavy and light rail mass transit systems.
The company offers:
- Third rail brackets made in either cast iron, galvanized steel or moulded fiberglass
- Third rail insulators and centering cups
- Protection board covers
- End approach assemblies
- Contact rail anchors (F-Anchors)
- Hook bolts
- Rail covers
- Copper connectors and terminals
Selco also provides direct fixation material, guard rail systems, signal platforms and cages.
Power and signal distribution for rails
Selco’s third rail power connector assemblies comprise an area of up to 2,000 circular mils (MCM), multi-outlet connectors, compression lugs, fibreglass cleats, splice kits and clamps.
The company’s specialty enclosures include fuse boxes up to 200A, control terminal boxes, wayside power boxes, substation enclosures, power control panels, fibreglass housings and snow melter control enclosures.
DC Disconnect and Sectionalizing Switches
Selco offers a full line of switches of up to 6,000A, used in wayside, substations and pole mounted applications.
Silver ball switches, bolted pressure switches, knife switches with or without quick break mechanisms, and motor-operated switches are also available.
Railroad car maintenance workshops
Selco creates two types of ‘Stinger Systems’; The connector wheel system and the crane type. These are used to provide temporary power to the car during maintenance or layover.
Stinger Systems include the DC switchboard, control enclosures, stinger track, and stinger cable drops.
Signal and communication equipment
Selco manufactures custom cable trays, brackets, elbows, funnels, tees and fittings in galvanized or stainless-steel, and aluminium for signal and communication applications.
The company also produces messenger brackets, signal platforms, riser boxes and all associated hardware.
All material can be used in wayside and control room applications.
Catenary steel components
Selco provides complete catenary steel structure fabrication, which includes poles and related extensions, overhead steel trusses, drop tubes, cross arms, balance weights, and guy anchor steel.
AISC custom steel fabrication services
Selco offers American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) compliant structural and miscellaneous steel fabrication for the rail industry.
Steel structures include train stations and shelters, bridge steel, railings, stairways, platform steel, handrails, pedestrian overpasses, brackets, plates and overhead signs.