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Rail Components Catalog Track Products Rail Temperature Measuring Systems

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Pandrol (Vortok) Ltd: Neutral Temperature Measurement

Pandrol (Vortok) Ltd

VORTOK International says its VERSE procedure is the world standard technique for measuring the neutral temperature of rail. The non-destructive procedure takes 20 minutes to establish the safety of the stressing in the track to ensure that the risk of sun-kinks in the summer and pull-aparts in the winter are professionally managed, the company says. The equipment from Vortok International comes complete with full instant calculation and a full suite of analysis and data managing software. The equipment can be used for regular maintenance, new construction and spot-checking neutral temperature.