Railcar Movers

Railquip offers a complete line of railcar movers designed to satisfy your car moving needs in and around your shops and yards. Available in models propelled by forklifts, gasoline, propane and our most popular battery powered models with capabilities up to 1000 tons, we have one that will fit your needs. Please review our catalog and contact us about a free demonstration.

BATTERY POWERED RAILCAR MOVERS

 

The Railquip Battery Powered Railcar Mover Series offers emission free operation in workshops thanks to the electric drive. The Battery Powered Railcar Mover Series also offers patented rail guidance equipment, which allows easy on and off-tracking.

MAXI RAIL CAR MOVER LPG/GAS

 

The Maxi Railcar Mover offers maneuverability, cost-effective operation, and multi-directional capabilities heretofore unknown in the railroad/rail transit maintenance shop. The expense of purchasing and maintaining large vehicle shunting equipment is virtually eliminated.

FORKLIFT TRUCK PROPELLED RAILCAR MOVER

 

AN ECONOMICAL WAY TO SWITCH RAIL CARS WITH SUPERIOR COMPONENT RELIABILITY. The Portable Railcar Mover is designed for normal track gauge of 56.5″. Maximum shunting speed is 1.5 -3.1 MPH. A Conversion Kit for speeds at 4.35 to 5.59 MPH is also available. The drive wheels of the forklift truck (weighing 2 to 10 tons) transfer the force onto four drive rollers.