As a wholly-owned subsidiary of Caterpillar, the world's leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines and industrial gas turbines, we are in a unique position to offer the widest range of products and services possible, including the most fuel efficient, environmentally friendly locomotive engines, to railroads in every area of the world.
As the world's resources continue to be stretched, we are working to help protect the environment and save our customers money by refurbishing or recycling materials and offering more sustainable products.
With more than 125 operating facilities in countries across the globe, our facilities are strategically located to provide customers with the best products and services to keep their cars and locomotives moving. See what the power of progress can do for you.
Our Progress Rail corporate offices are located in Albertville, Alabama:
1600 Progress Drive
P.O. Box 1037
Albertville, AL 35950
Progress Rail has a diversified line of EMD ® freight and passenger locomotives and new, used and leased freight cars enable us to focus on serving a single industry — the transportation of people, goods and commodities. These combine to make up our Rolling Stock division.Learn More
Sustainability is not only a highlight of Our Values in Action as a part of Caterpillar – it is an action we take into account every day in the communities where we live and work – whether recycling end-of-life components, railroad materials or repowering or refurbishing a locomotive. We continuously examine ways to create innovative and sustainable products and improve our processes to maintain our standing as a rail industry leader.Learn More
We are helping our customers by creating smart, connected fleets to meet and exceed the needs of the railroads of tomorrow. Our wide range of innovation products can help you take your railroad to the next level. Let us know how Progress Rail can help you today.Learn More
Progress Rail covers the complete value chain for railroad infrastructure, including trackwork & fasteners, rail welding, rail services, signaling & Kershaw® maintenance-of-way equipment. Our highly specialized focus on track structure and maintenance has enabled us to become the largest supplier of infrastructure products and services in the United States, with growing international exposure.Learn More
With deliveries to over 75 countries, we have designed and produced more than 75,000 EMD® diesel engines — exceeding any other locomotive manufacturer, to create the largest installed fleet worldwide. Our two-cycle, medium-speed engines are available for marine, drilling, power generation and locomotive applications. The EMD® 710 Series engine is available in 8-, 12-, 16-, and 20-cylinder configurations with continuous power ratings from 2,000 to 5,000 horsepower. Leveraging our engineering expertise and continuous investments, we have enhanced the EMD® 710 engine with advanced technologies for new and existing locomotives. We are recognized worldwide for setting rail industry standards for performance and reliability and delivering optimized efficiency for our customers. We apply the same exceptional design process to our engines for marine, drilling or power generation usage.Learn More