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Trackmobile Draws Attention at 2015 Railway Interchange

Trackmobile Draws Attention at 2015 Railway Interchange

Wednesday, October 07, 2015

Some locomotives do have steering wheels

Written by William C. Vantuono, Editor-in-Chief

Sit in the operator’s seat of a Trackmobile® LLC Titan mobile railcar mover, and the first thing you might notice is that there is a steering wheel. Of course, that’s because this little yet powerful locomotive can be driven on the ground, when it’s not pulling or shoving railcars.

Trackmobile® has been manufacturing these versatile vehicles in various configurations for yard, shop and industrial switching applications since 1948. There are upwards of 13,000 in use around the world today…(read more) (open in new window - link to:(read more)