Central Car Repair (CCR) is a contract freight car repair shop with locations in Colorado and Texas. CCR performs general contract repairs for railroads and car leasing companies.
Contract repairs performed by CCR include wheel bearing inspections and replacement, bolster inspection and replacement, carbody welding repairs, side bearing installations, flatcar deck replacement, car cleaning, door and outlet gate replacements and renewals and all other non-pressure vessel repairs. Working in conjunction with its host railroads, CCR provides its customers with storage as well as repairs.
Central Car Repair began operations in May 2002 with locations in Brownfield and Kermit, Texas. CCR’s newest location is at Alamosa, Colorado, with operations beginning in January 2006.
At a Glance
Shop Location: Alamosa, Colorado
Serving Railroad: San Luis & Rio Grande Railroad
Class I Connections: Union Pacific Railroad at Walsenburg, CO
Running gear inspection and repair
Air brake inspection and repair.
Door, hatch and outlet gate inspection and repair
Flatcar deck renewal
Side bearing installation
Bearing inspection and replacement
Other program repairs will be considered
118 South Clinton St., Suite 400
Chicago, IL 60661
Operating Office Alamosa
601 State Street/P. O. Box 1807
Alamosa, CO 81101