Brush Traction - a part of the Wabtec Group Contractors
Keeping the Wheels in Motion

Established in 1953, LH are a leading front line supplier of re-manufactured powertrain products. Continuously pursuing its ethics of quality, safety and reliability, the company is a highly respected front line supplier of the company is a highly respected front line supplier of the following:

  • Engine and Transmission Overhaul
  • Final Drive Overhaul
  • Wheel Overhaul
  • Power Pack and Cooler Group Overhaul
  • Hydraulics; Pumps, Motors and Hoses
  • Locomotive Design and Manufacture
  • Complete Locomotive Refurbishment
  • Road/Rail Vehicles; Manufacture, Service and Refurbishment
  • Gear Cutting and Machining
  • Non-Destructive Testing
  • Electrical & Fuel Systems

Areas of Operation include:

  • Rail
  • Road/Rail Equipment
  • Petrochemical - On/Off Shore
  • Marine
  • Plant - Mobile and Static
  • Quarrying
  • Waste and Recycling


Our Products and Services:

Power Packs

LH is a supplier that not only has experience in Raft Overhaul, but also has resources in house to cater for the majority of the overhaul work.

Cooler Groups

LH has experience in the overhaul of Class 175, 180 and 185 cooler groups.

Engines and Transmissions

All engines and transmission units are supplied with a comprehensive back-up service that is second to none in the industry.

Remanufactured Transmissions

The multi-discipline engineering team provides engineering solutions to meet customer requirements.

Wheelsets & Final Drives

LH have made significant investments in high-tech equipment and machines in recent years to create the most advanced wheelset overhaul and re-manufacturing facility in the UK.

Road/Rail Vehicles

LH designs, manufactures, overhauls and services a wide range of road/rail equipment that meets the stringent quality and safety criteria set for the World’s Rail Networks.

Rail Infrastructure Vehicle Overhaul

LH provides essential product overhaul and specialist repair services to all of the major rail infrastructure operators in the UK.

Gear Cutting and Machining

LH supply precision gears, shafts and associated components to a wide range of industries.

Hydraulics and Hoses

LH invests continually in our people and equipment to ensure hydraulic overhauls are carried out to the latest standards.


LH supplies the highest standard of sheet metal fabrications in steel, aluminum and stainless steel in both medium and light gauges.

Non Rail Engines and Transmissions

LH has the experience and knowledge required to overhaul and refurbish any kind of engine or transmission.


Hunslet Engine Company is renowned throughout the world as a designer and manufacturer of quality industrial shunting, tunnelling and specialised locomotives.