In railroading, there is no shelter from the elements. The trains must run on schedule through heat and cold, ice and snow, and gloom of night. Railroad track is exposed to the weather, to frost heaving, washouts from heavy rains, and the constant pounding of flanged wheels and tremendous loads. Specialized tools are needed to keep railroad tracks in good shape. Aldon® Track Repair products are the basic tools needed for a spur track - or a mainline.