Freight, Tank, and Passenger Car Design and Engineering
Starfire provides expertise in the design and engineering of new Freight, Tank and Passenger Cars, modification of existing rolling stock, and upgrading of older rolling stock for increased load and for increased life. Starfire also offers innovative engineering assistance for restoration and upgrading of antique passenger cars for modern use.
Locomotive and Maintenance of Way Design and Engineering
Starfire provides expertise in the design and engineering of Locomotives and Locomotive sub-systems, e.g. cabs, brakes, safety appliances, fuel systems, and alternative fuel systems, and upgrades to maintain compliance with new regulations. Starfire also offers design engineering assistance to the development of Maintenance of Way equipment.
Finite Element Analysis, Fatigue Analysis, Drawings and Reports
Starfire’s design team uses state of the art design and analysis tools to provide accurate, efficient and capable engineered solutions. Starfire delivers Analysis reports, Production and Assembly Drawings, and Bills of Material, allowing the smooth transition from design concept to finished project. Starfire continues this support through the approval process.