25 Oct 2019

Call for Public Consultation – AS 1085.20 Railway track material, Part 20: Welding of steel rail

AS 1085.20 Railway track material, Part 20: Welding of steel rail is now available for an 8-week public consultation.

Some of the improvements made in this revision include:

  • Revised production tests
  • Annual requalification tests
  • The introduction of additional Magnetic Particle Inspections and Phased Array Ultrasonic Tests.

We would appreciate your feedback on the level of detail within this Standard, particularly Appendix F, to ensure we develop a product that delivers on industry’s expectations.

To access the draft, please download it from here:

AS 1085.20 Railway track material, Part 20: Welding of steel rail

To make comments on the draft, please use the commenting tools in Adobe Acrobat or Acrobat Reader to comment in-line with the text.

Please return your PDF with comments to rrobertson@rissb.com.au by COB Tuesday, 24 December 2019.