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Rail applications present unique and complex challenges for material removal. Our proven machine solutions are designed to meet these challenges. Whether it's rails, wheels, track, switch points, crossings, axels or frogs. Robust and sturdy, our machines deliver optimized performance and consistent reliability. Exceptional results, short cycle times.

Specialist machining solutions

We have a broad range of advanced machine solutions engineered for large or complex applications.

Our Liné Machines Gicamill R is specifically designed for difficult rail machining conditions. This unique four-axis, low rail gantry mill is ideal for removing material from railway tracks and turnouts.

All our Forest-Liné, Giddings & Lewis and Liné Machines solutions can be customized to give you powerful and versatile production capabilities. These brands are renowned for delivering the highest possible quality performance on parts of any size. And whether it’s a horizontal boring mill, horizontal machining center, vertical turning center, gantry mill, or an automation solution, you can expect the same high reliability.

If you’re not sure what you need, our expert engineers are here to help.

Unrivaled expertise and support

With more than 200 years’ experience in the rail industry, we are in a unique position to provide complete engineering services. From tool path and cutting tool definition to full floor-to-floor cycle time calculations.

We will work with you to find an innovative solution for your rail machining application. Our strength lies in the depth of our product knowledge and our large network of international partners.

And our services don’t end with the delivery of your machine solution. We provide a range of support services to keep you at the top of your game.

  • Time studies
  • Application training
  • Plant relocation
  • Machine relocation
  • Rebuilding and retrofitting
  • Maintenance
  • Parts
  • 24/7 hotline

Latest references

  • Atlantic Track
  • Canadian Pacific
  • Deutsche Bahn
  • KIHN
  • Manoir Industries
  • Progress Rail/Balfour Beatty
  • Voestalpine/Nortrak
  • Vossloh Cogifer