Railway Sleepers

Hardwood sleepers for special applications

Concrete sleepers are more and more standard, but for specific applications in hot climate, or when weight and logistics are an issue, wooden sleepers are still the best solution. 

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Hardwood Timber Sleepers

Our timber sleepers are from monitored and sustainable managed sources.

They are made to last for 25 years and are available in all standard and special dimensions.

We ship world-wide. 

Standard and custom dimensions

Standard sleepers for normal gauge

Standard sleepers for narrow gauge/ Cape Gauge

Bridge Sleepers

Sleepers for turnouts and crossings 

Durable and climate- proof

With or without anti-split plates

The most durable hardware species

Untreated or treated 

Made to last for 20 years or more in the most demanding climates 

World Class Quality

All relevant standards (ISO, SABS)

To all international and local specifications 

Web- based real-time tracking of quality process and delivery for our customers

Sustainable resource management

From sustainably managed forests, locally owned

All documentation included 

Proudly made in Africa. German quality assurance.

Africa has a very long tradition in working with timber. We are matching those skills with German quality assurance to deliver the best possible product and with the best possible value for money. 

We control the full value chain, from forestry, through harvest, processing, drying, treatment, packaging and logistics right to your yard.