Fairmont Tamper is a
major international supplier of railway track maintenance equipment and services
for private and government-owned railways worldwide. It is a division of the
Infrastructure and Construction Group of Harsco Corporation, a
diversified, global provider of industrial services and engineered products with
annual sales in excess of $1.6 Billion. Harsco comprises one of the oldest
continuously operating industrial organizations in the United States, tracing
its lineage to 1742. Harsco's nine divisions employ more than 14,600 people at
over 250 locations in 31 countries. With manufacturing facilities in the
United States, Australia, England and Canada, Fairmont Tamper designs and
manufactures an extensive line of equipment including tamping machines, ballast
regulators and brooms; tie inserters and removers; spike drivers, pullers
and reclaimers; rail grinders; track geometry vehicles; Hy-Rail®
attachments; ballast undercutters; tie handlers; track construction and renewal
machines; rail welding equipment; and dust control systems.
Major contract maintenance services include track renewal, new track construction, rail grinding, and tie replacement through Fairmont Tamper's exclusive Tie Masters® program. Tie Masters® provides all of the equipment and supervision necessary for Fairmont Tamper or a railroad's existing tie gangs to maintain and replace up to 2,500 railroad ties per day.
Fairmont Tamper's engineering expertise and depth of product line enable it to offer the most comprehensive portfolio of capabilities to the worldwide railroad maintenance-of-way industry and make it the largest provider of railway track maintenance services and equipment.
Fairmont Tamper ISO
Fairmont Tamper's relentless pursuit of high quality standards has resulted in ISO 9001 certification for the design and manufacturing processes used.
To evolve as an organization in which company employees, economic performance and image are universally respected as World Class by all the publics the company serves. To stay ahead of our competition by continual self examination and improvement.
Fairmont Tamper Vision Statement
Fairmont Tamper's Quality Policy
Harsco Safety Policy
Industry Organizations and events
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