Laying tracks using the continuous-action, assembly-line method has proven to be the most cost-efficient method of work. Also, some of the people who help us with the site, to show things like videos or adverts, might do the same. They have to take a lot of wear and tear — on busy lines, hundreds of trains go over the points every day. Download a series to listen to on your phone, tablet or in the car! The higher output of this continuous working action is the greatest advantage compared to cyclic action using gantry units.
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Explore all the free Fun Kids podcasts! The integrated material logistics organise the transport of sleepers and rails to and from the worksite over the newly laid track. In the past these material-intensive and arduous tasks were carried out by manual labour, but today are performed using powerful machines. We only ask for specific personal information when you contact us or enter competitions, we never share this without your agreement.