Freight Cars, Tank Cars and Passenger Cars

At Starfire we have designed heavy rolling stock world-wide to meet all applicable standards, including but not limited to, the AAR.

Heavy Rolling Stock Engineering

  • Design and analysis for new or modified equipment, components, and structures
  • Railroad heavy rolling stock, any gauge, any size
  • Complete drawings and drawing sets
  • AAR, APTA, & FRA regulations, specifications, and recommended practices

Carbody & Structural Design

  • Carbody & Structural Modification
  • Brake Systems
  • Trucks and Suspensions
  • Drawgear
  • Safety Appliances
  • Cooling Systems
  • Pneumatic Systems
  • Fuel Tanks
  • Electrical Systems
  • Interior Equipment & Prime Mover

Sample projects – Freight Car / Tank Car
Sample projects – Passenger Car