Inspection Vehicles

Inspection Vehicles

Harsco Rail’s Track Geometry Inspection Vehicle (TGIV) is a self propelled rail bound vehicle that measures both track geometry and catenary. The TGIV collects and records extensive information on track conditions. Monitoring track conditions overtime will give railroads a better understanding of their maintenance needs and schedule. The machine is staffed by a three-man crew.


  • Records track geometry measurements every foot at varying speeds at and above 80 km/h (50 mph)
  • Operates at both ends
  • Data is displayed in real time in three different forms on-board
  • Collects data on track condition including rail profile

Key Specifications:

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