Power Pusher Rail Mover
Power Pusher’s Rail Mover ™ industrial electric tugs enable a single person to safely move 45 -225 tons reducing the challenge of moving massive railcars. The flexible movers operate on or off rails for increased dexterity and efficiency allowing for easy maintenance of freight cars. Remote control operation is available as infrared or radio control for effortless maneuvering. Powered hitch connects and disconnects to rail cars via remote control for smooth contact and performance. Work with design engineers to customize the rail mover to your company’s unique rolling stock needs.
T-45 Safely moves 45 tons (90,000 lbs.)
T-120 Safely moves 120 tons (240,000 lbs.)
T-225 Safely moves 225 tons (450,000 lbs.)
Features and Benefits
- Safely move 45-225 tons (90,000 lbs. to 450,000 lbs.)
- Fully battery operated
- Hi-rail enabled for on and off-track operation
- Zero degree turning
- Soft start throttle for smooth take off
- Fully remote controlled – radio controlled remote standard, infrared remote control optional
- Road/Rail mode
- Fast and slow speeds 0 – 3 mph
- Powered braking system, parking brakes
- Symmetrical operation (forward/reverse)
- Low profile for under car operation
- Motion alert beeper
- Motion strobe light
- Maintenance free batteries
I have had a few people try it out with our custom cart and they like it very much! It makes the job quite simple. We like the speed of it, how it handles, and how easy it is to maneuver.
One worker now moves the rails of beef sides all day long without breaking a sweat.
I am impressed with Nu-Star’s willingness to do a custom design for such a challenging application and I am happy with the final product.
“The mover is a safe, convenient solution for moving aluminum in various forms, from flat stock to completed boat. It requires no special training and saves us time and labor.