“Anything we need–
Encore delivers.
Zero failures and no down time are what matter to us. We know we can always count on the excellent team at Encore.”

Tom White,
Work Equipment Supervisor
Montana Rail Link

Put our history of innovation and leadership to work for you.

Our knowledgeable staff has over 70 years of hands-on track maintenance experience. We offer the unique ability to provide you with crosstie life extension equipment, compounds and unparalleled know-how to meet your specific requirements.

We know a lot rides on your crossties. Our business is solely dedicated to crosstie protection and maintenance, helping you protect the integrity of your track, keeping you in gage, and ensuring the performance of your crossties for decades.

Our many equipment and compound innovations have continued to provide value to the industry in the form of increased safety, greater productivity, proven reliability and bottom line value.

 


Trusted Everywhere.

Class 1’s, shortlines and contractors across North America have come to trust us for all of their crosstie maintenance needs.


Equipment designed to meet the unique needs of your MOW gangs.

We can provide you with the right equipment for any tie maintenance project.

Our line of Ride-On Tie Pluggers are designed to increase operator safety and productivity, provide versatility for maintaining both wood and concrete ties, and lower equipment maintenance costs.

Our walk behind series of equipment is designed to fit in the consist of tie gangs, steel gangs and curve gangs.

You can expect all of our equipment to be safe and reliable, whether you choose to purchase or take advantage of our leasing options.


The most cost-effective and dependable compounds available.

Our 1:1 ratio expanding tie plugging compound can cut your material costs by 60% as compared to 1:2 ratio compounds. Compound densities are designed to match wood ties, preventing damage to the ties. The compounds are extraction force tested and proven to ensure a tight spike hold, even in the most extreme situations.


We also offer high-viscosity epoxy for rail-seat abrasion repair, and our revolutionary SpeedSet® UV light curing epoxy for in field repair and preventative applications in concrete tie plants.

If you have crossties to maintain, choose a company with the equipment, compounds and know-how to ensure your success. Choose Encore.