Freight Car & Tank Car Production

Rail Exchange’s 36,000 square foot plant in a south suburb of Chicago is well-equipped to handle your manufacturing requirements.

A partial list of our freight car part production equipment includes:

  • 12 Forging centers
  • Amada metal cutting saws
  • Five major bending centers that include:
    • Teledyne Pines Bender
    • Peddinghaus Bender
    • Heim 35-ton Press Brake
    • Hydraulic Bentec Bender
    • PrimeLine 225-ton 12-foot x 1/4-inch Hydraulic Press Brake
  • Major Drilling Centers:
    • Multi-spindle Drill Press
    • Radial Arm Drill
  • Landis Threaders
  • Iron Workers
  • Williams-White Hydraulic bulldozer with 200-ton capacity
  • Schuster High-Speed Shear
  • Ten gas heated furnaces
  • Two electrical induction heaters