INCLUDE, BUT NOT LIMITED TO:
New Traction Motors
Used Traction Motors and Generators
Progress Rail is a market leader in domestic manufacturing and maintenance of traction motors, generators (main and auxiliary), control equipment and auxiliary components for. In addition, the company maintains, modernizes, and rebuilds locomotives.
Through its location in Curitiba, Progress Rail is in the business of manufacturing and supplying automation equipment, locomotives, and related electronic components such as panels, displays, onboard computers and digital speedometers.
Since 2001, the company has specialized in the design and manufacture of embedded systems for locomotives, serving as a national leader in the automation market for the railway industry and manufacturing the main product, SAL – an automation system for locomotives and power converters for traction.
Director of Sales & Marketing
Rua Padre Tarcísio Gonçalves, 3461
Sete Lagoas, Minas Gerais, Brasil
Phone: +55 31 3779-6725
Director of Business Development
Phone: +55 (11) 4070-5288
Cell Phone: +55 (11) 97019-0338
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