Strong supplier relationships and a refusal to deliver anything but high quality, cost effective parts are synonymous with Traxtion. We only sell locomotive and wagon parts that we would use in our own fleet. We add extra value for our customers through unit exchange and parts refurbishment.

Traxtion Sheltam Engine Room

Through a solid understanding of regional and local rail requirements Traxtion is well positioned to cater for Africa’s rail parts and component supply and repair requirements.



Through our Commercial and Supply Chain departments, Traxtion is in a position to:

  • Source components for all types of locomotives
  • Supply maintenance and critical spares to customers
  • Upgrade locomotive components as part of a Unit Exchange (UTEX) program
  • Repair faulty components (electrical or mechanical)

The following parts and components could be sourced:


  • Bearings
  • Camshafts
  • Cooling Fans
  • Couplings
  • Crankshafts
  • Cylinder Heads
  • Engine Cooling Water Pumps
  • Fuel Pumps
  • Gearboxes
  • Governors
  • Oil Coolers
  • Oil Pumps
  • Parts for Overhaul of Major Mechanical Components
  • Pistons
  • Power Assemblies
  • Radiators
  • Roots Blowers
  • Turbochargers
  • Valves
  • Wheelsets


  • Air Conditioners
  • Auxiliary Generators
  • Circuit Breakers
  • Contactors
  • Diodes
  • Dirt Exhausters
  • Exciters
  • Fuses
  • LED Headlights
  • Main Generators
  • Relays
  • Solenoids
  • Starter Motors
  • Traction Motors
  • Traction Motor Blowers


  • Air Brake Systems
  • Air Brake Valves
  • Air Dryers
  • Brake Cylinders
  • Compressors
  • Coupling Hoses
  • Gauges
  • Parts for Overhaul of Air Brake Equipment
  • Windshield Wiper Motors


  • Air Filters
  • Batteries
  • Brake Blocks
  • Carbon Brushes
  • Fuel Filters
  • Fuel Injectors
  • Lights
  • Locomotive Control Unit (LCU)
  • Locomotive Jack
  • Oil Filters
  • Rubber Suspension
  • Specialty Tools