Who We Are


To be the best heavy equipment manufacturer, committed to an inspired customer experience, operational excellence and environmental responsibility.


Transforming metal into innovative solutions and lasting relationships.



It is our highest priority and is never to be compromised.


We are committed to serve our customers and provide them with the best products, services and trustful relationships.


We are a nimble team that listens, learns and partners with customers.

Passionate Employees

Our employees bring commitment, expertise and passion to our customers, and are the heart of our business.

Environmental Ownership

We support and contribute to the communities in which we work and live.

Quality Process

Kaizen inspires us to learn and improve and measure ourselves.

Purpose-built Team, Facility & Offerings

FreightCar America designs and manufactures steel, stainless steel, aluminum and hybrid steel-aluminum freight cars that transport a wide variety of bulk commodities, containerized freight and other products. Our experienced team works closely with you to create customized railcar solutions for all your needs.
Our new plant is purpose-built to produce more railcar types than ever before, including a full portfolio of 20+ conversion designs along with Open Top Hopper (manual and automatic), Covered Hopper (thru and stub sill, including plastic pellet), Gondola, Flat, Intermodal, Box and Well (articulated and standalone) cars.

Our Story


Corporate Headquarters

125 S. Wacker Drive
Suite 1500
Chicago, IL USA 60606


Tepic 1100
Colonia California
Castaños, Coahuila 25870

Engineering & Parts

129 Industrial Park Road
Johnstown, PA USA 15904