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Road Rail Rail Shunting

Uniqco Special Vehicles' dedicated rail-specific operation imports and distributes the complete range of road-rail equipment from European manufacturers.

These include the Unimog Shunter with up to 1000T shunt capacity and Electric, Hybrid or Diesel remote controlled shunt tractors with capabilities from 200T to 2500T on dry flat rail.


Impressively, a road/rail Unimog can shunt loads up to 1000 tonnes. Yes, 1000 tonnes. And it can also travel up to 50km/h on rails, both forward and in reverse.

Abitrin Radio remote control reduces the number of staff required for a shunt, points change etc as the driver can operate the whole train from a convenient safe position alongside the track.



Uniqco Special Vehicles' benefits are numerous, and include:

  • Access to two of Europe's leading rail equipment manufacturers;
  • Complete parts and maintenance support, simplifying component responsibility among suppliers;
  • Training for maintenance teams and access to electronic diagnostic equipment;
  • Products that meet the latest European standards for safety and environmental controls, and;
  • Australian standards certified
  • Fitted with the latest CANBUS enabled data logger that not only meets the event logging required by Australian Standards but goes further by watching every move the vehicle makes, temperatures, pressures, accelerometer, braking, etc
  • Every vehicle delivered is supported with our cloud reporting customer care package that includes, reporting services due, safety compliance and vehicle performance management

Contact us to discuss your special vehicle needs…