Track and railway slewing cranes

Hiring Europe’s largest fleet of railway cranes

The construction of tracks, switches and bridges or rapid deployment during emergency operations – with one of the largest and state-of-the-art fleets of railway cranes in Europe, HERING is your contact and specialist for hiring out railway slewing cranes for railway and bridge construction. The focus is always on keeping shut-downs to a minimum and the best possible fulfilment of your requirements from inquiry to completion.

Track and railway slewing cranes:

  • Four cranes with a maximum load of 50 tonnes
  • Seven cranes with a maximum load of 100 to 125 tonnes
  • Two cranes with a maximum load of 150 tonnes

Railway slewing cranes come from HERING

Fast, available, modern and cost-efficient – our 13 cranes are able to move loads under overhead lines, bridge distances and fulfil your rail and bridge construction needs reliably, cost-effectively and on time – even at points that are difficult to access. You will also benefit from our cross-divisional comprehensive services consisting of logistics and leasing, BIM-planned elements and professional on-site inspections by our engineers and experts.

Track and railway slewing cranes from HERING

  • Cross-divisional comprehensive service consisting of logistics, carriage hire and cranes
  • All types of bridge assembly (including assessment of conditions at site (e.g. overhead lines, lineside interference factors, etc.))
  • Reconstruction of large switch components with radii of up to 2,500 (larger switches in tandem)
  • Track-proximate assembly of heavy components
  • Rail-mounted front conversion with yoke length up to 36 metres
  • Auxiliary bridge conversion to ZH31
  • Emergency deployments
  • Maximum loads from 45 to 150 tonnes
  • Reconstruction measures in superelevation up to 180 millimetres
  • Travelling on bend radii of up to 80 metres
  • Articulated upper structure for load-dependent profile clearance to the adjacent track
  • Planned elements with Building Information Modelling (BIM) possible
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HERING Railway construction: Projects

We’ll be seeing you at the InnoTrans 2024
modula®-platforms and Idefix crane revolutionize Densborn station
Successful track refurbishment at Buderus in Wetzlar by HERING Gleisbau
Successful foundation ground rehabilitation in Würzburg by HERING Gleisbau

Machinery for all demands - heavy-duty rail-mounted machines from HERING

HERING offers you the qualified and cost-effective implementation of your construction project with the highest precision! We operate Europe’s largest fleet of rail-mounted cranes and so have become specialists in equipment hire and are able to deliver the appropriate machinery to suit all requirements. With our 130 years of experience as well as the most cost-effective and comprehensive one-stop solutions, we are also able to convince as a general contractor in the field of railway construction projects.

Why not get in touch with us? We look forward to receiving your inquiry!

HERING sustainability

At HERING, we see ourselves as pioneers in the field of sustainability. As early as 1996, we were the first construction company in Germany to obtain EMAS certification. Every three years, we publish an environmental statement documenting our goals and how we have achieved them. Actually, for the first time, we published a sustainability report with an integrated environmental statement in accordance with EMAS - a logical next step in view of our ecological and social responsibility. It documents how we deal internally and externally with the issues that are essential to our future viability.

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