Ostend traction workshop

Activities of the workshop

atelier de traction d'OstendeThe Ostend traction workshop is responsible for the maintenance of locomotives and electrical engines. In this workshop, interventions on vehicles must be made rapidly and effectively. Thanks to an elevated rail system with a pit hydraulic cylinder and a tower pit lathe level, the workshop has a very fast wheel-changing system.


AT Ostend

Sloepenstraat z/nr
8400 Oostende

Route Map

picto carte Download a detailed workshop access map here

By car from Brussels

  • Take the A10 and exit no 4
  • Cross a roundabout
  • Continue through a tunnel under the railway line; keep to the right and after the tunnel, turn right along the railway line until you reach the road called Sloepenstraat.
  • Turn left and a little further to the right you will find the Ostend traction workshop.

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