Rail Joints

Rail Joints

rail joints

rail joints

Rail joints are an important part of the rail system. We use a rail connecting plate, also known as a fish plate, to connect the two rails.

Glory Rail can provide one-stop services including development, manufacturing, and exporting services for various railway joints. It is the designated supplier of China’s national railway infrastructure construction projects. More than 50 standard and non-standard fishplate DIES are available to buyers worldwide. Long-term fixed supplier for many international companies.

Glory Rail exports a large number of rail products every year. We can provide all kinds of high-quality rail joints according to customer requirements, our rail joints meet international standards, such as BS, UIC, GB, AREMA, DIN, etc., and can be customized according to customer requirements and your specific requirements. Our technical team masters the main standards of different countries have rich experience in the design and production of customized various Chinese and foreign rail joints and can make necessary adjustments and modifications.

Categories of Rail Joints from Glory Rail

We are capable of manufacturing standard railway joint bar/rail fish plates, insulated rail joint bars, bulged rail joint bars, compromise rail joint bars, glued insulated rail joint bars, etc.

Glory Rail can produce rail joints as below:

Standard(according to countries) Size
GB standard (China) 43KG, 50KG, 60KG, 75KG
AREMA standard (USA) 115RE, 119RE, 132/136RE, 141RE, 100-8, 122CB
AS standard (Australia) 31KG, 41/47KG, 50KG, 53KG, 60KG,
68KG, NIJ-721, NIJ-722, 60AS, 85AS
BS standard (UK) BS75R, BS80A, BS90A, BS100A, BS113A
UIC (International Union of Railways) standard UIC54, UIC60
Brazilian standard (Brazil) TJ57, TJ ASCE 90, TJ UIC60
Peruvian standard (Peru) 75LBS A.S.C.E, 75 LBS BSS, 80 LBS A.S.C.E, TJ BS80A
African standard (Africa) 85LB, 85LB-80LB

Some Popular Products as below:

132RE Insulation

  • 6 hole 36 ″  available
  • 4 hole 24 ″ available
  • Fish plate holes can be punched or drilled.
  • Size:  insulation 132RE
  • Material: 50# steel or 55# steel

115-119RE, 132-136RE

115re rail joint bar

115re rail joint bar

  • Standard: according to AREMA2010
  • Length: 6 hole 36 inch or 4hole 24inch with round or oval holes according to the customers of requirements
  • Material: medium carbon steel or micro-alloy steel
  • Holes of punching or drilling available.


  • According to AREMA 2010
  • Material: middle carbon steel 45# or 50# or 55# steel
  • 6 hole 36 ″   or  4 holes 24 ″ available
  • Holes of the Fish plate can be punched or drilled, of round or oval shape, without sharp edges.

UIC54 & UIC60

uic54 rail joint bar drawing

uic54 rail joint bar drawing

  • Standard: UIC864-4, UIC864-8
  • Unit weight: UIC54: 54.43kg/m;  UIC60: 60.34kg/m
  • Material: 50# or 55# steel

African Rail Joint Bar

  • Standard: African 1882-73B
  • Models: 70LB, 80LB, 85LB, 85LB-80LB
  • Hole Diameter: 7/8” / 1 1/16”, 1-1/16”
  • Material: Steel Grade55#

Latin American Rail Fishplate

  • Standard: TJ Standard
  • Material: Steel Grade 55#
  • Model Number: TJ37  TJ45  TJ57  TJ60  TJ ASCE90  TJ UIC60   TJ BS80A
  • Hole Diameter: 25.4&31.8mm, 27&35.7mm, 28.99&35.72mm, 36&27.8mm, and others

Rail Joint Production capacity

At our 60,000sq.m production factory, our rail joint workshop is the biggest with modern Φ450 and Φ300 rolling lines, together with rail joint production lines to guarantee the capability of large-scale orders. 14 varieties of processing equipment are available including pre-heating and heat treatment furnaces, straightening machines, cutting machines, hacksaw machines, drill machines, hole chamfering, joggling and punching facilities, oil storage tanks, and thermometers; 5 processing tool facilities such as lathe machines, shaper, surface grinder, bench grinder, and pencil grinder. About 300 working staff and 50 engineers working for rail fish plates, including 6 senior engineers with 20 years of work experience in the railway industry. Based on our experience and dedication, annual orders of 50,000-60,000 tons from more than 20 countries and areas have been placed with us.

Quality control

As far as the most concerned quality is concerned, we have a 24-hour quality control team at the workshop to ensure consistent quality in accordance with 16 strict quality inspection steps. In each processing step, we follow strict quality rules. What’s more, every 3 pieces of rail joint bars will be selected from 100pieces at random as testing targets in our laboratory with a formal quality testing report. Under such a thorough quality system, we have never got any complaints from our buyers up to today.

Get in touch with us

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E-mail: info@glorysteelwork.com

Office hot line:0086 371 65056158

Whatsapp:0086 15036167067

Mobile: 0086 15036167067

Skype: karenwu7067

Address:107 Jingsan Road, Jinshui District, Zhengzhou City, Henan Province, China, 450000

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