Track Fastenings

L.B. Foster Rail Technologies offers the largest dedicated stock holding of UK railway track fastenings. Product quality is of paramount importance to the L.B. Foster Rail Technologies. Many of the fasteners we supply are safety critical and must function in the most testing of environments.

Controls on the supply of all rail fastenings are rigid. A large proportion of our fasteners are manufactured by our strategic partner, Cooper & Turner, who maintain the highest quality standards.

Screwspikes

L.B. Foster Rail Technologies supplies a range of screwspikes for use in either wood or concrete.

They can be supplied with either square or rectangular heads as follows:

Diameters M20 to M24 or ¾" to 1"
Lengths Up to 300mm or 12"
Finish Self Colour, galvanized, sheradized or to suit customers' specific requirements.

Fishbolts and Nuts

L.B. Foster Rail Technologies stocks a comprehensive range of fishbolts and nuts in a variety of lengths, head shapes and diameters:

Diameters M16 to M27 or ¾ to 1.1/6"
Grade V Grade (10.9) or R Grade (5.6)
Lengths As required
Finish Self colour
  • Square Round c/w Square or Hex Nuts
  • Square Square c/w Square or Hex Nuts
  • Cup Pear c/w Square or Hex Nuts
  • Pan Pear c/w Square or Hex Nuts
  • Cup Oval c/w Square or Hex Nuts
  • Cup Nib c/w Hex Nuts

To complement this range of products L.B. Foster Rail Technologies stocks flat washers, through hardened washers and spring washers, whilst plain nuts, self locking nuts and collared nuts are available.

Switch and Crossing Bolts

Switch and crossing bolts form a key component of L.B. Foster Rail Technologies’ rail fastening range:

Diameters M24 to M27 or 15/16" to 1.1/6"
Grade V Grade (10.9)
Lengths Up to 1000mm (40")
Finish Self colour
  • Square Round c/w Square Nuts
  • Thin Head Square Round c/w Square Nuts
  • Top Hat c/w Square Nuts
  • Hex Round c/w Square Nuts
  • Tee Head c/w Square or Hex Nuts

Other Rail Fastenings

L.B. Foster Rail Technologies supplies a wide variety of customer specific or non-standard rail fastenings including;

  • Fang Bolts
  • Insulated Shank Fishbolts 
  • Muckle Bolts & Brown Studs
  • Through Bolts
  • Stretcher Bar Bolts

 

Our Purpose

Improve the design and supply of products and services required to enhance the performance of rail networks