When your locomotives and rolling stock need maintenance, it is essential that your lifting equipment be reliable. Whiting is the leader in lifting equipment for rail applications including manufacturing, service and repair.
Whiting freight railroad lifting equipment includes overhead cranes, transfer tables, sanding cranes, turntables, portable electric jacks, drop tables and car progression systems.
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Whiting droptables are available in differing capacities to transfer practically any locomotive truck mechanism from a service track to a release track quickly and easily. See this Drop Table Video.
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 10 to 60 tons. Download this Portable Electric Jack brochure.
The transfer table is an invaluable tool for maintaining traffic flow between tracks in a car repair or maintenance shop.
Car Progression Systems
Remote control devices operating in a partially enclosed buried track are used to progress one or many cars.