Comsteel produces open die forged railway axles to International standards for all classes of rolling stock. Open die forged axles of widely varying and complex shapes can be produced in a range of sizes from light weight narrow gauge to broad gauge axles and large diameter axles for locomotive and heavy haul applications. Comsteel employs a number of heat treatment conditions and specialised surface finish treatments for high axle load and locomotive specifications


Applications:  Railway axles for use in Freight, Heavy Haul, Passenger and Locomotive applications

Accreditations:   Forged railway axles can be manufactured to all recognised international standards. Tailored material solutions to suit customer requirements are also available.

Standards:  Comsteel is independently accredited to manufacture and supply the Comsteel range of products in accordance with ISO 9001. Product quality is supported by in-house chemical, mechanical and non-destructive testing laboratories, which are fully endorsed by the National Association of Testing Authorities, Australia (NATA) to ISO/IEC 17025, further assuring product integrity.

Specialised Materials:  With in house steelmaking and experienced technical personnel, Comsteel has developed many specialised materials for specific applications in our Comsteel range.  High alloy axles and axle with superior mechanical properties can be produced to suit specific customer requirements.

Sizes: Axles and shafts of many various sizes and shapes can be produced. Please supply drawings of your requirements for evaluation.

Research and Development: We utilise experienced personnel and sophisticated in house laboratories to develop material solutions to enhance product performance in specific applications. Our Research and Development team are dedicated to continual advances in product performance.



Global Supply Network: Comsteel has the ability to deliver our products anywhere in the world to meet the needs of projects, large and small. We have a long history of export capability and utilises an extensive logistical support team to maximise the efficiency of the global supply chain. The product can be supplied to any destination and will be packaged to protect from damage during transport.

Batch Sizes: Due to the unique nature of our axle manufacturing facility, we offer complete flexibility in product supply quantities. Any quantity from a single item to delivery quantities of many thousands is possible in our facility. We are willing to discuss your specific requirement or modify our delivery methods to satisfy your needs.