voestalpine VAE SA is a wholly owned subsidiary of voestalpine AG, with South African manufacturing facilities in Johannesburg (Turnouts and Signalling) and Kimberley (Rail Services). voestalpine VAE SA supplies the Sub-Sahara African region with guaranteed quality products, supported by both ISO9001:2015 and ISO14001:2015 quality and environmental standards, stringent safety standards and Railway Safety Regulator requirements.
Within South Africa, and Sub-Sahara Africa, voestalpine VAE SA is the approved and preferred supplier for all permanent way materials and signalling solutions, with customers ranging from National Railways, Port Operators, Mining Industry and Private Siding Owners. Solutions and materials are supplied for high speed mainlines, urban traffic, heavy haul, mixed traffic as well as underground and surface mining industries.
Permanent way materials include complete turnout systems and components, various rail profiles, insulated rail joints, junction rails and steel sleepers. Signalling solutions include Condition Monitoring Systems, Fixed Asset Infrastructure Monitoring and Drive Locking & Detection voestalpine VAE SA’s commitment extends beyond products, as it provides complete solutions for site-specific designs with engineering support, manufacturing and pre-assembly through to installation assistance, all contributing towards our customer’s success.