One of the top railroad contractors in North America, Hulcher Services Inc. has assisted the railroads, grain businesses, intermodals, general industry and the government for over 45 years with a wide range of Load Transfer / Load Adjustment Services.
We have 35 locations and 250 pieces of heavy Caterpillar® equipment around the U.S., Canada and Mexico. In addition, we are insured in all 50 states. Our crews are safety certified by all Class I railroads and have years of experience working in railroad and industrial environments.
Hulcher has extensive experience with many Load Transfer / Load Adjustment services. Periodically we will feature one of our Load Transfer / Load Adjustment projects in a case study or project showcase, to illustrate the types of work we perform successfully on a daily basis.
|Project Snapshot - Hulcher Excavator and Crew Perform Load Adjustment of Steel Pipes
A load of steel pipes had shifted during transit and needed to be reloaded so it would be properly balanced. Hulcher Services deployed a CaterpillarŽ 325D excavator and crew.
|Project Snapshot - Hulcher Forklift and Crew Perform Load Adjustment on Load of Roofing Tiles
Eighteen pallets of roofing tiles on a center beam railcar shifted during transit, crushing their pallets and damaging the banding. Hulcher sent a crew of five personnel, a forklift, replacement pallets and a banding machine to remedy the problem.
|Project Snapshot - Telehandler and Conveyor Perform Load Reduction of Alfalfa Pellets
The railroad needed a load of alfalfa pellets to be reduced by 10,000 lbs. Hulcher deployed a CaterpillarŽ TH560B telehandler, a conveyor and a haul truck.
|Case Study - Hulcher Crews Perform Tie Down Work on Military Heavy Equipment
The U.S. Army was deploying military hardware from two installations. The military needed an experienced railroad contractor who understood the regulatory requirements for properly tying down heavy equipment on railcars.
|Project Snapshot - Hulcher Performs Loading and Tie Down of Hopper Cars
The railroad retired two hopper cars and needed a contractor to load them to a flat car for transport to the scrap yard.
|Project Snapshot - Hulcher Performs Loading and Tie Down of Three Damaged Locomotives
The railroad needed a contractor to load three locomotives on flat cars for transport to the repair facility.
We invite you to learn more about Hulcher's Load Transfer / Load Adjustment Services. Then call us today at 800-637-5471. We welcome the opportunity to meet with you to discuss your load transfer / load adjustment needs.