We have a large network of facilities stretching across the United States providing everything from trackwork to railcar repair to recycling. With a presence in more than 30 states, we are conveniently located and strategically equipped to meet our customers' needs.
Our corporate headquarters is located in Albertville, Ala., in the scenic foothills at the southern end of the Appalachian Mountain range. Kansas City, Mo., serves as the base for our rail welding operations, Chicago is home of the iconic EMD® brand, and Montgomery, Ala., is home to our Kershaw® Maintenance-of-Way equipment group. These divisions are integral parts of our business and are well-respected pioneers in their respective industries.
From the Mojave Desert to the Green Mountains in Vermont, all of our facilities are staffed with dedicated, hard-working employees who put our customers first and strive to go above and beyond in providing products and services that meet customer needs.
|GA||Patterson||Locomotive Repair & Rebuild||912-647-1433|
|IN||East Chicago||Locomotive Repair||800-494-5924|
|IN||East Chicago||Wheel Shop||800-494-5924|
|KY||DeCoursey||Freight Car Repair||859-291-5564|
|KY||Louisville||Wheel & Axle Administrative Office||502-589-9171|
|KY||Raceland||Freight Car Repair||606-834-0024|
|NE||Alliance||Freight Car Repair||308-762-1393|
|NE||Northport||Freight Car Repair||308-262-1727|
|NE||Sidney||Freight Car Repair||308-254-4938|
|WY||Bill||Freight Car Repair||307-358-9571|
|WY||Rock Springs||Freight Car Repair||307-382-3839|
|AL||Montgomery||MOW Equipment Manufacturing||800-633-5766|
|IL||Granite City||MOW Leasing and Repair||800-962-2902|
|MO||Kansas City||Rail Welding||816-241-1683|
We are a leading manufacturer of new special trackwork in North America, bringing you high-quality products and services you can count on. Get yours today! Progress Rail's Infrastructure team also has a significant presence in Australia following the acquisition of the switch and crossing manufacturing arm of Pacific Rail Engineering. This team has approximately 35 people, operating a manufacturing facility in Revesby, New South Wales. In addition to switch and crossing work, the group also provides complete infrastructure product offerings including flash butt welding, maintenance-of-way equipment and signaling/asset protection products.
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