By 2050, Africa is expected to host nearly a quarter of the urban global population, therefore increasing the requirement for investment in significant transport infrastructure. Therefore, we aim to be leaders in the rail industry through our investment portfolio and make a difference

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The all-African solution to upgrading the rail network in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Rail 2 Rail operates from Kimberley in the Northern Cape and has been in the industry for close to a decade. Rail 2 Rail manufactures pre-stressed concrete railway sleepers (PY and P2) in compliance with SABS ISO 9001-2000 standards and is one of the biggest manufacturers of concrete sleepers in South Africa.

Rail 2 Rail has the capacity to produce 400 000 sleepers per annum, which are transported via a rail siding all across South Africa. The company also manufactures turnouts and fastening systems which offer flexibility in the superstructures of rail infrastructure through our partnership with Vossloh.

Our manufacturing process for sleepers, turnouts, fasteners and steel rods uses advanced French technology under license from our global multinational partners Rail One GMBH, Vossloh and France Rail Industry.

Rail 2 Rail Concrete Sleepers

01 Concrete Sleepers

Rail 2 Rail manufactures prestressed concrete railway sleepers in compliance with SABS ISO 9001 2000 standards

Rail 2 Rail Global Partnerships

02 Global Partnerships

Partnering with global multinationals to manufacture and assemble fasteners and turnouts.

Rail 2 Rail Advanced technology

03 Advanced Technology

Manufacturing process uses advanced international technology under license from Rail One GMBH

Rail 2 Rail Production Capacity

04 Production Capacity

Capacity to produce 400 000 sleepers per annum

Rail 2 Rail international relations

05 International Relations

Manufacturing and welding of rails in partnership with France Rail Industry


Where Rail 2 Rail fits into the bigger picture:

Railway materials manufacturing and assembly of PY & P2 pre-stressed concrete sleepers, turnouts and steel rods.