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Holland Co.: TrackSTAR® Track Strength, Testing, Analysis and Recording Vehicle

Holland Co.

Holland Co. offers contract track testing services with its TrackSTAR® heavy, hi-rail equipment. The equipment performs track gauge restraint measurement with its split-load axle, full track geometry measurement with its non-contact inertial based system and full rail profile measurement with its laser optical system. With on-board computer collection and analysis, strip charts, exception reports and automatic paint marking are immediately delivered to the track personnel with electronic data distribution and post-process viewing and analysis delivered to the office. Holland Co. says TrackSTAR is capable of testing at speeds up to 35 mph and can complete more than 100 track miles per day with its experienced operating team. Post-process software planning tools deliver rail wear, geometry, track strength degradation and tie replacement assessment.