Wheels/Axles/Bearings

We are the largest supplier of reconditioned freight car wheel sets, axles and journal bearings in North America. Our network of strategically located facilities allows us to provide these parts to our customer base in a quick, economic, and efficient manner. 

Our high volume production proves we are experienced and qualified. Our facilities operate with certified Quality Management Systems (QMS) in accordance with AAR Quality Specification M1003 and ISO 9001- 2000. Quality and safety are major emphases at Progress Rail--working safely and efficiently allows us to produce the highest quality products available in the market today.

We are the number one choice when it comes to wheel, axle, and journal bearing needs. We are the sole supplier for multiple Class I railroads, supplying all their wheel set needs. We understand the critical importance of having the right size wheels, at the right place, at the right time, and with our network of parts and repair shops, we have the parts you need to keep your fleet rolling.

 

Logistics

 

We offer a dedicated logistic fleet with specialized wheel set trailers providing the customer with direct-to-consumer parts and services.

 


WHEEL SHOPS:

- East Chicago, IN
- Waskom, TX
- Lachine, Quebec, Canada
- Mojave, CA
- Sidney, NE
- Jackson, SC
- Boaz, AL

AXLE SHOPS:

- Boaz, AL
- Lincoln, NE

BEARING SHOPS:

- Arab, AL
- Boaz, AL