Brush Traction - a part of the Wabtec Group Contractors

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, and comply with the required industry safety standards to provide all of your wheelset requirements under one roof. LH has experience in working with the following:

  • Passenger Power
  • Passenger Trailer
  • Infrastructure Power
  • Infrastructure Trailer
  • Locomotives
  • Freight

Accredited to RISAS, our experienced team can provide wheelset re-wheeling, re-profiling, NDT facilities and bearing inspection for small or large volume work. We also cater for final drive overhaul.

In–house Facilities

We have an experienced team of skilled engineers competent in the overhaul of a wide range of final drives and wheelsets.

In-house facilities include:

  • 400T Wheel Press
  • Wheel Shrink Fitting
  • Computerised Wheel Re-Profiling Lathes
  • Dynamic Wheel Balancing
  • MPI & UAT Facilitiesv
  • Bearing Inspection
  • Wheel Borer & Ovens

Specialist Services

  • Final Drive Overhaul
  • Trailing Wheelsets - Light and Heavy Repairs