Thermit Welding (GB) is happy to present the ETW 2 Insulated Bolted Joint within our product range.

The ETW 2 is designed specifically for easy assembly on site, and has proven its self over many years of use. The ETW 2 is ideal for determining train position, for the purpose of safe signal control, on a wide variety of common rail profiles. This makes it ideal for a standard rail solution.


  • Versatile: offered for all basic rail profile types
  • Proven solution: successfully and dependably installed for years


  • Possibility of use till track velocity 250 km/h
  • Using fishplates in variants with 4 or 6 holes
  • Possibility of rail ends hardening in joint area
  • Tested according to WG 18 / DG 11 (Mechanical requirements for joints in running rails)
  • Geometric values protocol issued for each piece