Pultrans Kft.

Pultrans Kft specializes in the leasing of powdered goods wagons all over Europe and rail forwarding of powdered goods in Central-Europe.

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Founded in 1990 in Hungary, Pultrans Kft. is a wagon leasing and rail forwarding company active mainly in the segment of powdered goods wagons with a main focus on Central-Europe including the track gauge changing solutions between Ukraine and Hungary. The company offers a fleet of 400 railcars and excels in flexibility to meet client needs with a wide range of railcars (from 26 m3 to 84 m3 wagons). All Pultrans wagons have extended third party liability insurance valid for continental Europe and part of the fleet has been retrofitted to fulfill the Commission Regulation (EU) 2019/774.

During more than 30 years of operation Pultrans Kft. has gathered significant experience in rail-road (or road-rail) transloading of bulk powdered goods. Most of the wagon fleet has been modified to support safe and quick transloading to trucks (separate unloading system for each tank).

Main customers are industrial companies, railway undertakings and freight forwarders all over Europe. Pultrans Kft. can also offer technical/engineering help for new or retrofitting projects in the field of transportation of fluidized powdered materials in pipelines (less time and/or energy consumption at unloading or optimal design for transloading terminals or unloading stations for powered materials).

Powdered goods transported in Pultrans wagons (examples only):

  • cement
  • alumina
  • limestone dust
  • powdered lime
  • lime hydrate
  • fly-ash
  • feldspar
  • soda (light and heavy)
  • soda-ash
  • sodium hydrate
  • zeolite
  • perlite
  • mineral salt
  • lead-oxide
  • granulates

As a certified ECM (Entity in Charge of Maintenance), the company provides superstructure maintenance with its own mobile team (and workshop in Hatvan, Hungary) and is capable of organizing maintenance, repairs and other related services for Pultrans wagons through its European network of certified workshops and partners. As additional service Pultrans’ ECM system allows to provide partial or complete ECM services for external partners, especially wagon repairs in Hungary for foreign companies with no local connections.

Pultrans Kft. focuses on flexibility, offers tailor-made conditions and competitive solutions to meet customer´s needs while aiming to secure the highest level of operational safety. 

Pultrans processes are supported by all necessary certifications for example:

  • ECM (Entity in Charge of Maintenance), in accordance with European Union regulation 779/2019/CE 
  • ISO 9001:2015 for its Quality Management System