Transit Grinder

Transit Grinder

Harsco Rail's RGHC Transit Grinder series, strives to create the optimal wheel/rail contact while prolonging the lifespan of the track. The machine can effectively grind switches, guarded curves, and road crossings and is available in various gauges including an adjustable gauge version. The Transit Grinder will extend the track life with enhanced performance at a low overall cost.


  • Mill scale
  • Corrugation
  • Noise and vibration removal
  • Defect removal
  • Profile maintenance
  • Gradual preventative
  • Corrective profiling
  • High speed rail surface finish

Key Specifications:

Grinding head angle range
75º Gauge to 45º Field
Max traveling speed
80 km/h
Max speed on 4% grade
40 km/h
Max traveling gradient
Max towing speed
100 km/h
Engineer to Order
Machines are designed to meet the customer’s specifications

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