Transportation, especially rail, has become an integral component of the total logistics supply chain, and is one Australia's critical national networks. Rail is able to contribute reduced cost, increased efficiency and environmental benefits. Products used on the rail network need to be extremely robust, with minimal downtime for maintenance. Gilbert Lodge has been supplying products and solutions to this industry for over 80 years, from locomotives to track maintenance tools.

Transport > Key Brand Profile

Burn Brite

Burn Brite is a specialist designer and manufacturer of portable and fixed industrial, hazardous area and mine lighting and has over 55 years of experience in research and development of lighting products for industrial applications.


Petrel is a division of Chamberlin PLC, manufacturers of lighting and control equipment for potentially explosive atmospheres. Petrel is focused on hazardous area lighting and control equipment, and maintains a long tradition of high quality product design, development and production under a strict quality management regime.

Preformed Line Products

Preformed Line Products (PLP) is an international designer and manufacturer of products and systems employed in the construction and maintenance of overhead and underground networks for energy, communications and broadband network companies.


The most innovative utilities and industrial companies around the world use Raychem electrical power products. Designed to withstand severe outdoor exposure over long operating lifetimes, they help maintain service reliability in both overhead and underground installations. Raychem heat-shrinkable materials have been widely used to insulate, seal and mechanically protect power cable since the 1960s.

TE Connectivity - Energy

The Energy Division, a global manufacturer of products and systems for the electrical power industry, is an operating unit of TE Connectivity. Their products are extensively employed by power utilities and equipment manufacturers, in rail transport systems and in industry around the world.


For over 80 years, Utilux has built an enviable reputation for high quality and reliable electrical terminals, connectors and tools and accessories. Utilux is a brand name of TE Connectivity.


Transport > Key Projects

Cable Accessories - MV Terminations, HV Terminations

  • Chatswood Rail Link, Sydney NSW, Australia
  • Beecroft Rail Substation, Sydney NSW, Australia

Rail Maintenance Equipment

  • Darwin to Alice Springs Railway (Adrail), NT, Australia

Robust Lighting Systems

  • Craigieburn Train Stabling and Maintenance Facility, VIC, Australia

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Key Partner Brands

Armstrong Burn Brite
Cavius Dynafor
Fluke Helvar
Holec Kitman
Mitsubishi Electric OSCG
Petrel PLP
Ramflex Raychem
TE Connectivity Tirfor
Transition Networks Utilux
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