Comprehensive service

Cando’s experienced team of mechanics, technicians, estimators, administrators and managers look after your fleet as if it were their own. We repair all types of railcar equipment, including boxcars, gondolas, hopper cars and flatcars, as well as provide locomotive repair and servicing. And with a fully equipped fleet of road service trucks, we also provide railcar and locomotive servicing, cleaning and repairs wherever you need it.

  • Railcars
    • AAR M-1003 certified for freight car inspection, repair & air brake testing
    • Rule 88B Heavy & Freight Car Repairs
    • Medium service general repairs; single car, mini or major programs
    • Railroad damage repairs
    • Fabrication projects & retrofit programs
    • Wreck damage repairs
    • Air brake testing & cleaning, wheel replacement
    • Railcar cleaning, dry sweep or wet wash of all types of railcars, including DG and non DG tanks and foodgrade/kosher
    • Mobile railcar repairs/derailment services
  • Locomotives
    • Heavy repairs; parts, maintenance, repairs & refurbishment
    • Traction motor replacement and repair
    • Main generator replacement
    • Prime mover repair including overhaul or replacement
    • TC and FRA-certified Locomotive Inspectors
    • Customizable inspection needs to suit operational requirements
    • Troubleshoot air and electrical issues
    • Mobile locomotive field services for light and heavy field repairs
    • Mobile wheel machining and repair
  • Key benefits
    • Centrally located parts warehouse, including CEM equipment
    • Electronic estimating and administration
    • Troubleshooting and technical expertise
    • 24/7 emergency support
    • AAR Office Manual (pricing & billing procedures)