Rowe Hankins Ltd

+44 (0) 161 765 3000

About us

Rowe Hankins Ltd specialise in innovative trainborne and wayside products for the world’s railways. Rowe Hankins Ltd work closely with rolling stock manufacturers, fleet operators, track owners and infrastructure contractors for Light and Heavy Rail Vehicle projects.

For over 30 years, Rowe Hankins Ltd have been designing and manufacturing Speed Sensors, Non-Intrusive Current Monitoring devices, Intelligent Wheel Flange Lubrication systems and AC and DC Earth Leakage Detection Units. With a global reputation for quality, reliability and innovation, Rowe Hankins Ltd’s experienced engineers have a long and successful track record giving the highest possible level of service to rail projects worldwide.

In addition, we provide electro-mechanical and electronic products service facilities to maintain, overhaul and repair circuit breakers, contractors and on-train monitoring and recording (OTMR) systems. At the forefront of our service facilities is a specialist DC current injection system, capable of 5,000A continuous and ramped current output, extendable to 10,000A. In addition, we have a dedicated circuit breaker tester capable of testing up to 125 Amps and measure trip times down to 1 millisecond.

Design and Engineering

Our professional engineers have a wealth of global railway knowledge and experience. By growing their experience in the rail industry for many years, our engineering team have the expertise to meet the requirements demanded by the industry standards, our customers and the Safety Approval Authority.

By developing new systems and products from design concept through to in-service maintenance; our engineers work closely with, and help guide our customers throughout the development life cycle.

Rowe Hankins Ltd is committed to continual improvement, development and growth with a complete understanding of their customer, end-user and future rail market requirements.


Power House, Mason St, Bury BL9 0RH

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