Locomotive Building & Repair


Locomotive Building & Repair

In collaboration with major railroads, Whiting has designed and manufactured rail maintenance equipment that can be found in almost any major heavy locomotive repair shop throughout the country...and the world. Light, medium and heavy repair shops count on the reliability and durability of Whiting manufactured lifting equipment.

Whiting provides both standard and custom designed equipment for railroads, mass transit systems, car and locomotive builders, car repair shops and industrial rail applications.


Drop Table
Whiting Drop Tables are available in capacities to transfer practically any locomotive truck mechanism from a service track to a release track quickly and easily.

Truck Repair Hoists
A truck repair hoists primary purpose is to provide maintenance personnel with a convenient access height for the repair of the truck.

Whiting turntables are extremely rugged, well balanced, and are suitable for both freight and metro service.

sanding_crane_thumbSanding Crane
Cranes for sanding locomotives.

rip_jacks_thumbRip Jacks
Rip jacks are furnished by Whiting for use in Rip(repair) track operations.

Portable Electric Jacks
Whiting portable jacks can be equipped with a variety of specialized brackets to meet the requirements of dozens of unique lifting operations. Jack capacities range from ten (10) to sixty (60) tons.

heavy_duty_cranes_thumbHeavy Duty Cranes
Customized cranes for CMAA crane classses D,E & F.

transfer_tables_thumbTransfer Tables
The transfer table is an invaluable tool for maintaining traffic flow between tracks in a car repair or maintenance shop.

car_progression_systems_thumbCar Progression Systems
Remote control devices operating in a partially enclosed buried track are used to progress one or many cars.




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