Related Railroad Equipment Industry List (RREIL)
This is a list made by Maurice Janssen with some (European) manufacturers of railroad
equipment, like rail track components, software and communication equipment.
If you have remarks, comments, updates,
etc., please mail me.
When you want to send information about a manufacturer please
give the following information:
- address, location
- activitities nowadays
This is a list of companies that do not belong to the following definition:
railroad equipment industry (SIC code: 3743) is made up of
establishments primarily engaged in building
and rebuilding locomotives (including frames and parts, not elsewhere
classified) of any type or gauge; and railroad, street, and rapid transit
cars and car equipment for operation on rails for freight and passenger
2. Software companies
- JRM Software Ltd
Address: Andil House, Court Street, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8BR, UK
History: They are a UK Software house that specialises in
bespoke software for the transportation industry. They have supplied software and
systems to several large companies including Siemens, Westinghouse and Thorn
Transit Systems. Such systems include a VDU routesetting system, radio
communications contol systems, ticket isuing systems, rail control centre
systems, signalling systems and a track circuit safety system.
Major activities: Bespoke software for all rail applications
3. Rail track components
- Trinecke Zelezarny
Location: Trinec, Czechia
Major activities: Production of rails
3.2 Northern Ameria
- L.B. Foster Company
415 Holiday Dr., Pittsburgh, PA 15220 (USA).
L. B. Foster Company manufactures, fabricates, and distributes
rail and trackwork, piling, pile
driving equipment, highway products, and tubular products. The
company supplies a full line of new
and used rail, trackwork, and accessories to railroads, mines,
and industry. Foster sells and rents
steel sheet piling and H-bearing pile for foundation and earth
retention requirements and pile driving
equipment and accessories. The firm is a national distributor of
standard, structural, and line pipe for
pipelines and utilities. Foster's revenues are split fairly
evenly among its rail products, construction
products, and tubular products segments.
Address: 2044 - 32nd Avenue , Lachine, Quebec , Canada, H8T 3H7
Since our beginning in 1906 as a producer of rail anchors, PORTEC has focused on developing and
manufacturing products that make railroading safer, faster and more efficient.
Products: Rail anchors, Lubricators and other track components.
5. Telecommunication Systems
Address: 151 Hymus Boulevard, Pointe-Claire, Quebec, Canada, H9R 1E9
MPB specializes in high-technology products and systems, research and development and measurement
MPB Technologies provides systems engineering, development and custom manufacturing services in
electromagnetic and communications. MPB's areas of expertise include digital design, software, lasers,
electromagnetic measurements and design, antennas and remote sensing. Of special interest in today's
communications are our fibre optic amplifiers and communication system design capabilities.
MPB offers a one-stop solution to your operational problems from concept to quality production and
Products: Telecommunications Systems
Schenzhen Harris Telecom Co.
Address: TAIKE Industrial Bldg. 2/F , TAIKE Road , Meilin Industrial District ,
Futian Area, Shenzhen , China, 518049
Harris Farinon, Headquartered in San Carlos California, is a leading manufacturer of microwave radios
and systems. The division is a unit of Harris Corporations Communication Sector and has manufacturing
operations in San Antonio, Texas; Dollard-des-Ormeaux, Quebec; and Shenzhen, People's Republic of
China. Harris Corporation, with worldwide sales of more than US$3.3 billion, is focused on four major
businesses: Electronic Systems, Semiconductors, Communications, and Lanier Worldwide Office
Products: Quadralink® and GlobeStar®
- Omnicom Engineering Ltd.
Company: Omnicom Engineering is dedicated to the exploitation of the latest technologies
in the identification, tracking and monitoring of high value assets both moving and static,
like rail freight wagons.
Canac International Inc.
Address: 1100 University, 5th Floor , Montreal, Quebec , Canada H3B 3A5
CANAC is the consulting and technology transfer subsidiary of Canadian National Railways, Canada's
largest railway system.
CANAC markets and transfers CN's transportation and telecommunications technology and expertise on a
consulting and contracting basis.
CANAC is currently active in over 30 countries worldwide.
Products: Railway Technology & Expertise
(Training of railway operating and management personnel in the application of modern railway
technologies; designing and implementation of Information Systems and developing
custom software for railway use; performing computer modelling of train performance and
service design; providing turnkey operations management for client railways).
7. Rail & Transit Cleaning Equipment
Address: 7300 Tellier Street, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H1N 3T7
Products: Machines for aqueous cleaning
- Rampmaster Inc.
Address: 174 Milvan Drive , Weston, Ontario , Canada M9L 1Z9
Phone: (416) 741-2501, Fax: (416) 741-7223 , E-mail: email@example.com
Rampmaster is a manufacturer of Materials Handling Equipment -
Dockboards - Dockplates - Ramps - Industrial Casters
Products: Ramps for (un)loading railcars
10.2 People/Thanks to:
- Rail UK Commercial
- Virtual Market Place
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The last update of this page took place on the 13th of August 1997
by M.J.W. Janssen