Since 1965, HOTSTART has been helping railroads stop idling and save money. By equipping a locomotive with a HOTSTART engine heater, the locomotive can be shut down and the heater will keep the engine above 100°F allowing for an easy restart. Check out the complete line of idle reduction solutions including electric and diesel-driven heaters (or APUs) with optional AESS systems.
H. Broer Equipment is ready to provide a complete turn key system, equipment supply, installations and support 24/7. We have installed both the APU and Electric systems on various switcher units with great success!
We are a full service Yanmar engine dealer, and several years of industrial locomotive and diesel generator service. You are assured uptime and reliable service for many years.Read more →