Sleepers – Our track record

From our first contract in 1971 to supply 125,000 sleepers for the Port Augusta — Whyalla rail link, Rocla has supplied several million sleepers worldwide.

Sleepers have been manufactured from one metre, cape (1067mm) standard, and broad (1600mm) gauge track systems.

Major contracts include the supply of over 3.5 million sleepers for Australian National transcontinental track and for the upgrading of the metropolitan rail system in Sydney for the NSW State Rail Authority, upgrading of the NSW State Rail System, along with a number of specialised projects for long haul, heavy duty mining railway lines in Australia.

A summary of the main projects supplied worldwide are: