Railcor was founded in 1976 and has since established itself as a reputable supplier of new and refurbished railway materials to

major players in the rail, construction and mining industries in South Africa as well as the Southern and Central regions of Africa.

The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Clyde Industrial Corporation Proprietary Limited Group of companies.

From Railcor's humble roots as a small company specialising in the refurbishment of second-hand railway materials, it has grown

into a formidable supplier of new and second-hand material. Through the years Railcor has managed to adapt to an everchanging

business environment. The fast pace of modern business, tempered by the traditions of the past, places Railcor at the

forefront of the market.


We aim to provide uncompromising service and quality to our customers, at the most competitive price.

We guarantee that all materials are carefully inspected before delivery.

Various quality assurance processes ensure that our clients receive products of only the highest quality.

Our extensive knowledge and almost 100 years of combined experience in permanent way materials, places Railcor in the position to provide a comprehensive range of products and services to our clients.

We pride ourselves in the fact that we can also provide a comprehensive consulting service to our clients and advise on the best material to be used for a specific application.



Railcor specialises in the supply of various new and refurbished railway materials including, but not limited to:

  • Refurbished and re-build rail turnout sets
  • New and second-hand rail (15kg – 57kg Rail, when available)
  • New and second-hand steel, concrete, and timber (wooden) sleepers
  • Track tools (Rail Benders, Rail Tongs)
  • New and second-hand Rail fastenings (Coach screws, Rail Clips, Pandrol Springs, GPI's, Rail Pads)
  • New and second-hand fish bolts for various size

"It doesn't matter which side of the tracks you're from, the train still rolls the same." ~ Robert M. Hensel