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Hi-rail excavators

Various excavators fitted with rail wheels for operation on railway lines, often with specialised equipment on the ends of their booms

Hi-rail excavator with tamper attachment parked in the car park at Merinda Park station

8 August 2015 17:31 PM
Viewed 1306 times
(7 times this month, 205 times this year)

The white shrouds are insulated to permit the excavators to be used under live overhead wires

3 October 2009 17:15 PM
Viewed 1873 times
(2 times this month, 99 times this year)

Excavators for handling concrete sleepers for spot replacement works

3 October 2009 17:15 PM
Viewed 2340 times
(1 time this month, 122 times this year)

Komatsu PW130 with rubber tyres and hi-rail wheels

5 July 2009 14:55 PM
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(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 145 times this year)

Komatsu PW130 with rubber tyres and hi-rail wheels

5 July 2009 14:54 PM
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(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 134 times this year)

Tamping attachment for an excavator

5 July 2009 14:54 PM
Viewed 1517 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 93 times this year)

Tamping attachment for an excavator

5 July 2009 14:54 PM
Viewed 1688 times
(1 time this month, 97 times this year)

Sleeper grabber and forklift

5 July 2009 14:53 PM
Viewed 1656 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 81 times this year)

Harrybilt Engineering 'Fireant 360' excavator attachment

5 July 2009 14:52 PM
Viewed 1889 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 82 times this year)

Hi-rail wheels on a Caterpillar M316C

5 July 2009 14:52 PM
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Attachment for lifting and placing multiple sleepers at a time

5 July 2009 14:51 PM
Viewed 1387 times
(2 times this month, 82 times this year)

Rear end of a Caterpillar M316C

5 July 2009 14:51 PM
Viewed 1699 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 86 times this year)

Other side of a Caterpillar M316C

5 July 2009 14:51 PM
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Attachment for picking up and placing four sleepers at a time

5 July 2009 14:51 PM
Viewed 1155 times
(1 time this month, 85 times this year)

Harrybilt Engineering 'Fireant 360' excavator attachment

5 July 2009 14:50 PM
Viewed 1566 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 130 times this year)

Engcon tiltrotator with a Harrybilt Engineering sleeper handing attachment

5 July 2009 14:50 PM
Viewed 2512 times
(1 time this month, 130 times this year)

Hi rail excavator at work on the SG line at North Shore

9 October 2008 10:38 AM
Viewed 2545 times
(4 times this week, 6 times this month, 273 times this year)

Hi rail excavator at Navigators - back in 2007 I got the same shot at the same place

6 September 2008 12:55 PM
Viewed 1775 times
(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 93 times this year)

Lined up again

23 April 2008 17:32 PM
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Excavators with grabbing and poking attachments

23 April 2008 17:32 PM
Viewed 1198 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 85 times this year)

Excavator with an attachment to clear out the ballast for new sleepers to be put in

23 April 2008 17:31 PM
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Sleeper grabbing attachment on an excavator

23 April 2008 17:30 PM
Viewed 1437 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 81 times this year)

Hi-rail wheels on an excavator

23 April 2008 17:30 PM
Viewed 4037 times
(3 times this week, 4 times this month, 234 times this year)

Another lineup

23 April 2008 17:30 PM
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(1 time this month, 82 times this year)

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