Electro-Rail was established in 1997, and is a leader in the field of Electro Mechanical Engineering. We are a supplier and manufacturer of Electro Mechanical and general engineering components to the rail and mining markets in South Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa. Our main products and services include new and refurbished: Brush Holders, new and re-tipped contacts, connectors, buss bars, slip rings, insulators, electrical coach connectors, gear cases and pole shoes as well as general machining and fabrication of engineering related products.
Electro-Rail was established as a close corporation in 1997, and became a limited-liability company in 2001. The company was Certified to ISO 9001 in February 2006 and is currently accredited at a Level 2 BBBEE status.
Our operation is based from our 2700m² factory which is owned by Protec Property Holding. Electro-Rail also leases another 1000m² of adjoining factory space. Our main equipment in the factory includes 10 CNC Lathes and 10 CNC machining centres. We also have numerous conventional lathes and milling machines, mig and tig welding machines, hydraulic and electric presses to name but a few.