Hi Rail Light Vehicles

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MAT-DS-0002 Railway Maintenance Construction
MAT-DS-0003 Lancruiser RRV 1

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The HMA Materials Handling range of hi-rail equipment is suitable for attachment to light, medium and heavy duty trucks from 7 t to 26 t GVM capacities. Single, dual or multi-gauge configurations can be supplied as well as rubber tyre, rail guidance, friction and hydrostatic propulsion systems. HMA Materials Handling can supply, install, test and certify off-the-shelf or purpose-built systems for specialist applications if required. All designs are in accordance with the relevant rail, general standards and ADR requirements.


HMA Materials Handling offers a complete range of machines to ensure the safe delivery of rail jewellery, heating of rail to mitigate buckling and the attachment of clips to the rail. The machines can be supplied in a number of configurations, including walk beside radio control operation, ride on, manual, semi and automatic operation.

Clipping machines are suitable for applying and removing Pandrol e-Clip and FASTCLIP, TrakLok and Rexlok clips. Machines can also be supplied with dual heads, sleeper lifter and rail gauging equipment:

  • Material handlers
  • Rail heaters
  • Clippers


Track construction and maintenance can be made easier with HMA Materials Handling track resurfacing equipment. For high production, low-cost track lifting or lowering, HMA Materials Handling’s latest track lifter is the machine of choice with superior production rates for comparable track lifts and lowering. HMA Materials Handling also supplies machines for low production spot tamping and ballast undercutting:

  • Spot tamper
  • Track lifter
  • Ballast undercutter