Rail King News

GEAPS – Exchange – St. Louis

#RailKing will be @GEAPSExchange in St Louis with their Rail King RK330 G5, destined for Canada with H. Broer Equipment.


February 21-24, 2015

America’s Center

St. Louis, Missouri, USA


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Proper Training is Important

We find that good training is an up front cost many managers would like to avoid. Not only does it involve a dollar cost, but also man hours while the personnel is in class. The long term cost savings is probably worth more than the lost man hours or the training day cost. With the rail car mover operators move heavy iron with a lighter railcar mover, it is important that they know what they are dealing with. Unnecessary brake wear, axle failures, tire wear, derailing are all signs that operator’s may need refresh training, for safety and reduce operation costs. Sometimes showing the operators new tricks or time saving tips, they would enjoy the job more, and that means productivity.

We have revamped the entire training program for the Rail King product line, and we suggest you check out our programs for operators, including remote controls. We focus on the railcar mover specifically as that is the unit your operation and maintenance dollars are affected by, and it is our specialty. Contact Catherine or Harry today!

TF (855) 773 3100

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Intro to the G5 Rail King Mobile Railcar Mover

G5 Rail King Versatility & Dependability… We Got ‘Em!

As in previous generations of Rail King Models, G5 series have independent road wheels and rail wheels for quick, easy mobility on both rail and roadways; an enclosed, insulated cab with unsurpassed visibility for operator safety and efficiency, and a center console with easy view digital panel.

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How to move a few railcars

With the amount of freight being moved by rail increasing dramatically each year, jockeying railcars from one point to another is serious business – not to be taken lightly. There are quite a few advantages to using a Rail King mobile railcar mover…

  • Mobility – A Rail King has the ability to move on and off rail quickly.
  • Transportability – A Rail King can be easily moved between rail yards or factories.
  • Time – A Rail King works when and where you want…saving you thousands.
  • Comfort – Rail King’s ‘Royalglide Operator Comfort System’ reduces operator fatigue
  • Ease of Operation – A Rail King can be easily operated and maintained by one individual.
  • Safety – A Rail King is safer to operate than a tractor or locomotive.
  • Parts – Rail King parts are locally available keeping downtime to a minimum
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