GORDON, GEORGIA pride runs deep and strong. Since acquiring this plant in May 1996, we've renovated its facilities, expanded its capabilities, and established a staff of railcar professionals who take personal satisfaction in everything they do. Strategically located in central Georgia for service to railcar owners in the Southeast, the 95-acre plant site includes a 16-car spot repair shop, a 23-car spot coatings facility, and approximately three miles of track. Gordon is served by the Norfolk Southern.
The cleaning complex can handle a wide range of hydrocarbons and general service products, and high pressure cleaning/purging is also available. Non-metallic abrasive blasting and nitrogen pad application are available to ensure interior cleanliness.
The mechanical repair facility can accommodate 16 cars and offers routine program, light-to-heavy repair, as well as wreck damage and regulatory compliance services. The inspection track, alone, can hold eight cars.
The coating applications building can accommodate up to 23 cars and includes interior/exterior coating applications (including high bakes) for both tank and covered hopper cars. A wide variety of coatings can be applied by Rescar's experienced employees.
RAILCAR COATING AND LINING
- Interior & Exterior Coating Application
- Interior Coating & Lining Repair
- Interior Coating Removal
- Spark Testing
- Non-Metallic Abrasive Blasting
- AAR Billing
- Electronic Billing Available
- Railcar Interchange / Mechanical Inspection
- Certified Interior Coating Inspection
- Stub Sill Inspection (SS-3)
- AAR Rule 88.B.2 Inspection
- HM-201 Tank Car Qualification
- Bubble Leak Testing
- Interior Heater Coil Testing
- Safety Valve Testing
- Air Brake Testing
- Non-Destructive Testing
As a full-service facility, Rescar Gordon stands ready to meet its customers' needs with a focus on safety, quality and asset utilization!