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Railcar Repair

The OL&B Car Shop offers both a car repair shop, located at our Lincoln location as well as a mobile car repair service. We can receive and ship cars from both the BNSF and the Union Pacific. We have the ability to repair, clean, and then store cars without needing to ship the car anywhere else. Our car repair capabilities are listed below.

    Brake Systems

  • Brake shoes
  • Brake shoe keys
  • Hand brake
  • Brake linkage
  • Air valves
  • Air brake piping
  • Air tank reservoir
  • Single car air brake test
  • Brake beams
  • Brake levers

    Trucks

  • Side frames
  • Bolster
  • Center pins
  • Friction wedges
  • Truck springs
  • Pedestal roof liners
  • Bolster picket wear plates
  • Side frame column plates
  • Brake beam guide plates
  • Roller bearing adapters
  • Side frame bearings
  • Wheel sets

    Body

  • Welding repairs
  • Straighten parts
  • Hand holds
  • Grab irons
  • Crossover boards
  • Catwalk
  • Center plates
  • Lids
  • Slides
  • Outlet gates
  • Doors
  • All angle post
  • Reflective tape
  • Stenciling
  • Graffiti removal
  • Painting
  • Cleaning

    Draft System

  • Couplers
  • Craft gears
  • Yokes
  • Knuckles
  • Bins
  • Coupler carrier wear plates
  • Uncoupling levers

    Repair Operations NOT AVAILABLE

  • Certification inspections (except SCABT)
  • Heavy repairs
  • Derailed cars
  • Tank cars
  • Hazardous material cars