"Engineering Tomorrow's Technologies Today"
Founded in January of 1981 and based in Lawrence, Kansas, USA, STARFIRE's Engineering Division has forged a reputation as a reliable and effective resource for our transportation client's rail equipment design and engineering needs.
Starfire's customers include Class One railroads, regional Class Two railroads, short line railroads, passenger/transit car manufacturers and rebuilders, new railcar manufacturers, locomotive manufacturers and remanufacturers, various private car owners, railcar leasing firms, railway supply companies and car shops, both within the United States and abroad.
As an example of the fine work yielded by Starfire, click here to see an article in Railway Age on the freight car designs produced for the Tikhvin Railway Car Building Plant in the Leningrad region of Russia. Click here for details on the Tikhvin Railway Car Building Plant project and here for details from the ICT Group to find out how Starfire's designs have provided economic and technological advances within the Russian railway transportation market.
More articles and information on our work:
THE RAILWAY GAZETTE: Russian Bogie Agreement Signed
THE RAILWAY GAZETTE: Tikhvin Signs First Major Wagon Order
THE JOURNAL OF COMMERCE: Freight Car of US Design First Certified in Russia
LOGISTICSWORLD NEWS: Tikhvin's First Gondolas on Bogies Barber S-2-R Certified in Russia