Railroad Ballast
Railroad Ballast

Steel slag is highly suited for use as a surface material, or sub-ballast for railways with a proven track record spanning several years

Steel slag ballast is generally considered the first preference over any other type of ballast for railroad applications.  Slag’s angularity improves binding action and keeps it from shifting. Its durability means lower maintenance costs, while its ease of handling improves productivity, making steel slag highly suited for use as a surface material or sub-ballast for railways.

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