Rail/Transportation

Handling Specialty is right on track when it comes to custom equipment for the heavy rail, light rail and transportation industries. As an engineered-to-order company, Handling Specialty considers the entire scope of the project to ensure that the product fits the purpose. To see current examples of Handling Specialty rail equipment, please see below.

Handling Specialty is also a member of the Whiting family of companies, and we manufacture, sell and service Whiting rail equipment into Canada and internationally, including locations such as India, Africa, the Middle East and South America. Whiting is arguably the best recognized brand of all locomotive and car shop material handling equipment (such as portable electric jacks, drop tables, turntables and more) in the world, with the majority of all installed infrastructure since 1884. For descriptions and photos of Whiting rail equipment, please click here

Handling Specialty also sells the Zephir Electric Railcar Mover in Canada. For more information on the Zephir, please click here.