World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Pandrol clip

Article Id: WHEBN0004144871
Reproduction Date:

Title: Pandrol clip  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Clamp (tool), Railroad tie, New Measurement Train
Collection:
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

Pandrol clip

Pandrol Holding Ltd
Type Private company
Industry Manufacturing
Headquarters Addlestone, United Kingdom
Products Design and manufacture of rail fastenings
Parent Delachaux Group
Website www.pandrol.com

Pandrol is a British company that manufactures rail fastenings, which are used to fasten rails to railway sleepers.


Overview

The Norwegian railways engineer, Per Pande Rolfsen. Nowadays it is common worldwide. Pandrol has manufacturing plants in 12 countries and 82 markets. Over 240 railway systems in 91 countries adopted its products. The original clip is now called the "PR-clip".

Fastclip

The Pandrol "Fastclip" was introduced in 2000 to overcome some of the limitations of the original E-clip. In particular, the Fastclip is captive to the concrete sleeper to which it is attached and is more suitable for automatic insertion and extraction.[1]

References

External links

  • Official website
  • US 3004716 Template:Ifeq
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 



Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.