Rail Freight

Moving freight by rail across the country allows for more product to be distributed at a lower cost than other forms of transportation. Local Shortline railroads serve as key business drivers at regional levels while Class I railroads deliver products across the country and to ports for international delivery. By utilizing HOTSTART engine heaters instead of relying on wasteful engine idling during the winter season, both local and national freight rail operations can reduce their fuel costs and emissions. 

Railroad products for Rail Freight:

Forced Circulation – Coolant

HOTSTART-CLV-Coolant-Water-Electric-Engine-Heater

HOTSTART's CLV Single Fluid Electrical Engine Heater is designed to preheat coolant to heat the prime movers of locomotives as well as diesel and gas engines of generators, marine vessels and mining…

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Forced Circulation – Dual Fluid

HOTSTART-DLV-Coolant-Water-Oil-Electric-Engine-Heater

HOTSTART's DLV Dual Fluid Electrical Engine Heater is designed to preheat coolant and oil to heat the prime movers of locomotives as well as diesel and gas engines of generators, marine vessels and…

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Diesel-Driven Heaters

HOTSTART APU Idle Reduction Heater

The HOTSTART Auxiliary Power Unit (APU) heating system is a self-contained water/coolant and oil preheater for locomotive prime movers. Utilizing an efficient Tier 4 Final engine, the APU consumes…

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