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

3 October 2009 17:15 PM
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Excavators for handling concrete sleepers for spot replacement works

3 October 2009 17:15 PM
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Komatsu PW130 with rubber tyres and hi-rail wheels

5 July 2009 14:55 PM
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Komatsu PW130 with rubber tyres and hi-rail wheels

5 July 2009 14:54 PM
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Tamping attachment for an excavator

5 July 2009 14:54 PM
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Tamping attachment for an excavator

5 July 2009 14:54 PM
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Sleeper grabber and forklift

5 July 2009 14:53 PM
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Harrybilt Engineering 'Fireant 360' excavator attachment

5 July 2009 14:52 PM
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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
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Rear end of a Caterpillar M316C

5 July 2009 14:51 PM
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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
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Harrybilt Engineering 'Fireant 360' excavator attachment

5 July 2009 14:50 PM
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Engcon tiltrotator with a Harrybilt Engineering sleeper handing attachment

5 July 2009 14:50 PM
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Hi rail excavator at work on the SG line at North Shore

9 October 2008 10:38 AM
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Hi rail excavator at Navigators - back in 2007 I got the same shot at the same place

6 September 2008 12:55 PM
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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
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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
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Hi-rail wheels on an excavator

23 April 2008 17:30 PM
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Another lineup

23 April 2008 17:30 PM
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