The Welding RRV is used to maintain the rails which form part of the permanent way. The vehicle is based on the UD80 8-ton chassis. The main components are as follows:
- Closed canopy construction.
- Compartment seating eight (8) crew. This is in addition to the three (3) seated in the main cab.
- Jib crane 500kg SWL (safe working load).
- Provision for fitment of welding machine (supplied by client).
- Separate drive air compressor with 200 litre storage tank to supply air tools (e.g. sand blaster, needle descaler).