The Wales Upgrade project involves a series of targeted upgrades to the railway network across South Wales.
X-Press Spares is a worldwide partner for the supply of genuine spare parts and maintenance for the railway industry. We cover all rail-bound applications such as railway vehicles, on-track plants and workshop equipment.
Together with our partner companies we also provide after-sales service, training for operation, overhaul and maintenance of railway vehicles as well as individual trouble-shooting. Our customers appreciate our short-time reaction as well as individually customised solutions.
Hydrostatic drives, hydraulic aggregates and power packs
X-Press Spares designs hydraulic systems such as hydrostatic drives, hydraulic aggregates and power packs. Typical applications are catenary-wiring trains, piling and hammering modules, and lifting equipment.
Besides the engineering, we deliver components covering all famous brands like Bosch Rexroth, Hydac, Mahle, Sun, Parker, Denison, Vickers Eaton, Sauer, KTR, Danfoss, Wika and many more.
Tamping and piling equipment
Track maintenance companies are pleased to receive genuine spare parts from X-Press Spares as well as price-competitive alternative solutions still meeting technical and quality requirements.
We deliver tamping tools, drive motors, hydraulic valves and pumps, tamping cylinders and complete piling units.
Rail-carriage spare parts and brake components
X-Press Spares is a wholesale trader for rail-carriage spare parts and brake components, and supplies the parts and materials satisfying the conditions of the UIC and national railways in Europe.
Our supply programme compromises UIC suspension parts, drawhooks, side bearer parts, brake hoses, couplings, wagon fittings, track materials, drawgear parts, buffers, springs, wheel scrubbers and brake blocks.
References and approvals
Our customers are national railway authorities, private railway companies, government procurement systems and the heavy industry. Parts delivered through X-Press Spares are used in railway vehicles all over the world, e.g. for the West Coast Main Line (WCML) in the United Kingdom, or the TGV high-speed link between Seoul and Pusan in Korea.
X-Press Spares is Link-Up approved in the UK and supplies parts in accordance to the RGS GM/RT 2450. Our suppliers are certified by DIN ISO 9000/9001 as well as DIN 6700-2 / DIN 4132 / DIN 15018 and DIN 18800-7. With our supplies we can issue works certificates to you upon request.
We have works certificate according to EN 10204 2.1 and EN 10204 2.2, and inspection certificates according to EN 10204 3.1 and EN 10204 3.2. We also have acceptance by Deutsche Bahn.