DF Rail designs and manufactures, in a completely self-sufficient way, various railway turnouts and crossings with different characteristics, with a clear commitment to innovation. We have our own patents and developments, an intense R & D & i work and facilities having the most advanced technology in this field.
The company provides innovative solutions that meet the highest quality standards. DF Rail's range of products includes turnouts, single & double crossovers, single and double slip crossings, expansion joints, as well as manganese steel casted monobloc crossings or swing nose crossings for the high-speed railway lines.
The ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OSHAS 18001 certifications support the highest quality standards in our manufacturing, the minimization of our environmental aspects and compliance with safety standards.
A timeline for our history
Fundición Duro Felguera begins casting manganese steel crossings.
Creation of Felguera Melt and start of manufacturing railway turnouts.
Felguera Melt acquires the land of Metalsa in Mieres and creates its subsidiary Felguera Rail S.A.
Starting trimetallic flash butt weldings.
Change of company name from Felguera Rail to Duro Felguera Rail S.A.U.
DF Rail passes successfully the factory acceptance tests of the first AV4 High Speed Turnout for 350 kms/h.
Felguera Melt division and integration of all personnel and activities at DF Rail.
Start-up of the new foundry for manganese steel crossings after an investment of €14M.
Talleres Alegría takes a majority stake at DF Rail.