About us

AB Rail (AB Hoses & Fittings Ltd) have been a key player in providing sander system parts, full bespoke sander systems and associated sander services for the UK Rail Industry since the 1990’s.

We are a “one stop shop” for all of your sander system needs; working with all systems, from BR era fixed rate sanders to the latest, cutting edge, industry leading variable rate technology and application with our own award winning “Advanced Automatic Sander” systems, for rolling stock manufacturers, operators, maintainers and leasing companies.

We undertake;

  • Parts supply
  • Repair, Service and Overhaul
  • Continuing Product support and improvement
  • Engineering consultancy for sander systems
  • New system design, build and installation

We are RISQS registered and assured for all sander related activities.

Our products, using our own patented parts where applicable, are UK designed and manufactured and our supply chain is all local to our Chesterfield factory.