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Phooltas Transrail

Track and Permanent Way Machines

Plot:1A, Sector-07,
IIE (SIDCUL), Haridwar,

Plot:1A, Sector-07,
IIE (SIDCUL), Haridwar,

Track and permanent way machines
Phooltas Transrail Ltd, established in 1987, is an ISO 9001 company specialising in design, manufacture, supply and works contracts of track and overhead equipment (OHE) construction, maintenance and inspection equipment.

Our commitment to quality and excellence has put us firmly on the Indian industrial map.
Our products have been used and tested in extreme conditions and have passed each assignment with flying colours.

Our product range includes:

  • Diesel-electric tower cars
  • Rail borne maintenance vehicles
  • New track construction trains
  • Track surfacing equipment
  • Rail grinders
  • Utility track vehicles with various mounted equipment such as cranes, lifting platforms, etc
  • Rail-cum-road vehicles for various applications from 2mt to 32mt gross vehicle weight
  • Ballast hopper cars
  • Ballast regulators
  • Clip applicators
  • Mobile flash butt welding machines
  • Rail threading machines
  • Bridge inspection machines
  • Track / turnout / OHE geometry measurement equipment
  • Rail profile measurement equipment
  • In-motion wheel profile measuring systems
  • Special-purpose track equipment


Contracting services are offered for:

  •  New track construction
  • Flash butt welding of rails
  • Track geometry and rail profile measurement
  • Ultrasonic rail flaw detection (pedestrian and vehicular)
  • Utility track vehicle
  • Rail-cum-road vehicle
  • Rail grinding

Rail-borne maintenance vehicle

Phooltas Transrail offers an eight-wheeler rail-borne maintenance vehicle (RBMV) with crane capable of running at 115km/h that is used for transportation of track maintenance crews and equipment. They can also be mounted with various attachments such as crane, lifting platform, and crew cabins with sufficient space to carry a CMS crossing, sleepers and rails.

Utility track vehicles

We supply four-wheeler self-propelled utility track vehicles (UTV) that come with a variety of options for mounted equipment, including crane, lifting platform and powered or non-powered drum stands. The vehicle can be used for several applications during construction and maintenance of track and OHE.

Diesel-electric tower cars

An eight-wheeler diesel-electric traction vehicle supplied for overhead electrical installation, inspection and maintenance, equipped with a lifting and swivelling platform, earthing and measuring pantograph, and drum stands.

Inspection car

Phooltas Transrail can provide a four-wheeler self-propelled vehicle, which can have a variety of options of full cabin / half cabin / with or without equipment such as crane / lifting platform / inspection instrumentation.

Tower wagon

We offer a four-wheeler hydrodynamic traction vehicle for overheard electrical installation, inspection and maintenance, equipped with a lifting and swivelling platform, earthing and measuring pantograph, drum stands, etc.

Self-propelled multi-utility vehicle (SPMUV)

Our range includes an eight-wheeler diesel hydraulic drive vehicle for overheard electrical installation, inspection and maintenance, equipped with a lifting and swivelling platform earthing and measuring pantograph and crane.

Mast erection maintenance vehicle (MEMV)

A four/eight-wheeler diesel-hydraulic drive vehicle with crane, auger, man basket for mast erection and OHE maintenance.

Rail-cum-road vehicles

Road trucks are modified to run on railway track, as well as road, making them highly versatile equipment for private companies and metros. These vehicles are extensively used for flash butt welding, electrification, track construction/civil work, rescue and re-railing operation etc.


Phooltas at Eurasia Rail

Phooltas will participate in the Eurasia rail exhibition for the fourth consecutive time. We have gained considerable success in each show for the past four years. The exhibition and convention will be held in Istanbul, Turkey, at the Istanbul Expo Centre from 7 to 9 March 2013. We are at stall no. 9A6. Please visit us anytime between 10am and 6pm.

IPWE Convention and Seminar

Phooltas is glad to announce their participation in the IPWE convention and seminar in Chennai, India, on 11 and 12 of January 2013.

Indian Railways Awards Phooltas Harsco with $15m Contract

Phooltas Harsco is proud to announce that it has been awarded a contract for delivering 20 rail bound maintenance vehicles to Indian Railways, winning the bid against fierce international and domestic competition. The vehicles will be used for track maintenance work. They can travel up

Phooltas to Attend Africa Rail 2010 and Middle East Rail 2010

Phooltas is delighted to tell customers it will be exhibiting at two major industry shows in the coming months. Our first appearance, together with Harsco Rail, will be at Middle East Rail 2010, which is being held in Dubai, the UAE, on 10-11 May 2010. Following that we shall also

Phooltas Tamper Changes Name to Phooltas Harsco Rail Solutions

Staying true to our policy of working more closely with our US joint-venture partner Harsco Rail on a global scale, Phooltas Tamper is pleased to announce a change in its name: as of 2 February 2010 we will be called Phooltas Harsco Rail Solutions. Please feel free to contact us for any permanent

Phooltas at Africa Rail 2009

We are pleased to announce our participation in the Africa Rail 2009 exhibition, which takes place in Johannesburg on 24 June and 25 June. For passes please e-mail us at

$31.5 Million Contract for Phooltas

Phooltas has been awarded a $31.5 million contract for the supply of 128 OHE inspection vehicles, commonly called tower wagons, by the Indian Railway Board. Phooltas was chosen over several other contenders for this contract. OHE inspection vehicles are self-propelled four-wheeled vehic

Phooltas Transrail Limited

Plot:1A, Sector-07

IIE (SIDCUL), Haridwar