The Nordstrong Railcar Progressioners make the movement of railcars easier, more efficient and faster than it’s ever been. This double drum traction-type unit allows a single operator to load, unload and move cars. A continuous cable run moves cars in both directions and it can be run from a remote location.

Main Frame

The components mount on a rigid steel frame, which bolts directly to the site’s foundation.

Counterweight Assembly

The counterweight assembly automatically compensates for cable stretch. Tension sheaves are mounted on anti-friction bearings and housed in heavy-duty frames. The assembly includes a solid steel counterweight and a self-contained mast. The complete system mounts directly on top of the railcar progressioner frame.

Safety Guards

A protective cage encloses the railcar progressioner while still allowing complete visual access for inspection and maintenance.

For assistance in determining the correct equipment for your needs, please contact a Nordstrong technical sales representative for your next project.


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