When rolling stock equipment has reached the end of its life, it‘s usefulness is not finished. Both ferrous and non-ferrous materials processed during dismantling, are recycled into other everyday products and specific components can be saved, inspected and re-purposed for repairs on railway equipment still in operation.
Whether preparing a car for dismantling or even change of service, Fe Rail in conjunction with their partners, can provide both on-site and mobile railcar cleaning, processing and commodity disposal. This helps in reducing freight costs for additional moves and Please contact us with details on your car cleaning and dismantling requirements.
At times, railcars may be required to be placed in short or long-term storage awaiting return to service or end of life processing. Finding available space is sometimes challenging. Our sites’ have the ability to accept up to unit trains of cars into storage through companies at our destinations. In combination with our on-site cleaning partners and Fe’s dismantling, it provides customers with lower cost options for the next step in their railcar use.
Personnel at Fe Rail offer decades of experience in materials and inventory management. FE has provided a number of our car suppliers an ability to inventory components recovered off their dismantled cars to create a core-pool for reconditioning. We also offer stocking distribution for reconditioned or new items, allowing for up to T/L quantities of your mixed materials to be supplied for your railcars shopped at repair facilities.
With Fe Rail’s more than 25 acres and dual track facility in Martin, TN, we are working with both local and out-of-state companies to provide transloading services from Rail delivery to local trucking. Our regular short-line service and their multiple class I interchanges, offers shipping flexibility of commodity, individual products, and even containers. Contact us to discuss your transloading requirements in the Northwestern, TN and surrounding areas.