Neumarkt, Germany, and Busan, South Korea, 28 May 2003 - For the
first time, German Pfleiderer track systems will present its line of track
systems at a trade fair in the Far East. The Korea Railways & Logistics
Fair will also be held for the first time, in Busan, South Korea, from 28
May to 1 June. At its 30 m² stand, Pfleiderer track systems, a subsidiary
of Pfleiderer AG, of Neumarkt, Germany, will present specific versions of
its ballastless track system: products that have set new standards in
track systems for high-speed rail traffic.
The RHEDA 2000 ballastless track for high-speed rail traffic in Asia
Pfleiderer track systems intends to develop a ballastless track system forapplication in Korea. Pfleiderer will collaborate with the turnout producerBWG Gesellschaft mbH & Co. KG, of Butzbach, Germany, and the Koreancompany CHUN WON IND. CO., LTD., of Paju City, Korea, producerof Pantex lattice girders for roof support over excavated tunnelsections. South Korea is currently preparing to link up to the Trans-Chinese and Trans-Siberian rail lines, which would make the country anode for rail travel in Southeast Asia. Affiliated companies from Germany,France, and the United Kingdom are participating in preparationsfor the age of high-speed rail travel in Korea.
About the PCM RAIL.ONE Group
The PCM RAIL.ONE Group has been manufacturing concrete sleepers and track systems for urban transit and long-distance rail transportation for over 60 years. The technology leader also offers its expertise in the fields of engineering and plant construction. Its customer-driven innovations fulfill the highest quality standards and are installed around the world
The PCM RAIL.ONE Group is comprised of several companies and eleven production facilities with a presence in Germany, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Spain, South Korea, Hungary, Turkey, the United States, and India. It maintains annual capacities of over 5 million track sleepers and 750,000 linear meters of turnout sleepers.