Cotinuous Welded Rail (CWR) Railcar ModificationClient Name: Ronsco
Project Type: Railcar Design/Modification
Project Location: Southlake, TX
Completion Date: 11/30/2014
The TTS engineering team was selected to design unique ergonomic and safety features for rail equipment used to transport and deploy Continuous Welded Rail (CWR). These modifications included designing a catwalk to span the length of the 28 railcar train, as well as, designs for a crew work cabin, a protection cabin, a man lift, and lighting. Each of these features had never before been designed for a CWR train set with the intent of providing increase safety and productivity for the crew.