rail transportation & locomotive

Rail Transport

Walco has been in the rail transportation & locomotive business for 30 years and is recognized as a premier provider of engineered solutions. Our rail transportation/locomotive group specializes in rebuilding, rewinding and remanufacturing of AC and DC traction motors, generators and auxiliary equipment. Our expert technicians are keeping the mass transit, class I locomotives and secondary industrial rail systems on track.

Walco also provides mechanical and machining services. With the largest transit motor rebuilding facility in New England we serve both large and small systems across the United States, from Boston to California. Our more than 40 technicians are trained in Lean Manufacturing initiatives as well as the latest industry and customer specific technologies.

In order to better serve our customers, Walco operates three shifts, five days a week and emergency service 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year.

Walco is AAR M-1003 certified by the Association of American Railroads and our quality program is ISO compliant. From traction to auxiliary equipment, our depth of knowledge, expertise and commitment means... Walco keeps you on track!

Customers served by the Rail Transportation and Locomotive group include:

  • Cleveland Transit Authority
  • Pittsburgh Transit Authority
  • MBCR
  • MBTA
  • Metro North
  • New York City Transit Authority
  • Long Island Transit Authority
  • New Jersey Transit Authority
  • Hudson Bergen
  • Baltimore, MD
  • Washington, DC

Please click on the links below to download information on the rail services Walco has to offer.

Light Rail