Business Field Railroad Maintenance

Regular maintenance and maintenance interventions

ORGANIZATIONAL UNITS FOR TRACK MAINTENANCE, MECHANICAL TRACK MAINTENANCE, TRACK BELT MAINTENANCE

BF Railroad Maintenance is established on 01.05.2013. as the part of the company Pružne građevine Ltd., on the basis of the company Railway Overhaul and Maintenance Ltd., established in the year 2003, and on the basis of the Croatian Railway’s Business Centre for Track Maintenance, which is separated from the system of the Croatian Railways Infrastructure.

Activities and services:

The main activity is regular maintenance of railway lines, track facilities and level crossings, the reconstruction and construction of railway lines and sidings, mechanical maintenance of railways and maintenance of the railway belts.

Organizational units of BF Railroad Maintenance are lines maintenance, mechanical track maintenance and maintenance of the railway belt.

Lines maintenance is organized by the territorial principle on the whole Croatian territory. It consists of five regional units divided into ten areas of maintenance, which consists of 33 working groups, 5 groups for logistics and one site for larger jobs. The main activity is regular track maintenance, dealing with snow and ice-made formations and assistance in other business areas in the complex work of rail reconstruction.

Mechanical track maintenance consists of three mobile work sites that do mechanical regulation of rail track points and level crossings, a mechanical design of ballast and tie replacement in the whole territory of Croatia.

Maintenance of the railway belt consists of a mobile team carrying out activities of machine and manual vegetation cutting in the clearance zone and the railway zone, chemical treatment of vegetation with knapsacks and two-way UNIMOG vehicle, dealing with snow and ice-made formations and implementation of fire protection measures in the whole territory of Croatia.