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Transportation Review - December 2017

Dear Customer,Another year has come and is all but gone. Along with many other shipments, 2017 brought Transformers from Germany, HRSG's from Korea, and saw the export of Boilers to Mexico. These shipments are showcased below. We look forward to bringing you more interesting shipment highlights in the coming year.Overcoming ChallengesSRT recently handled the shipment of 13 carloads of Heat Recovery Steam Generators (HRSG's) from Houston to central Minnesota. These units arrived...
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Transportation Review - July 2017

Dear Customer,Summer is here and project work is heating up along with the weather. Keep reading below to learn about some key projects SRT has executed.Bigger is BetterSRT recently handles the bolstered shipment of a 306 ton reactor vessel moving along the Gulf Coast. Planning for this project began almost a year ago when SRT was asked to come up with a load configuration and tie down plan that would allow the vessel to clear via rail. SRT worked closely with the railroad to come up with a succ...
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Transportation Review- 2017

Spring is in the air! The days are getting longer and project work is gearing up, but that doesn't mean that training stops or that we lose sight og our safety goals. Continue reading below to see how SRT's focus on training and safety contributed to the well being of our employees as well as the successful execution of projects. Boots on the Ground Our customers expect that our dedicates field personnel will be on-site when railcars are being loaded and/or unloaded. After all, that is what we ...
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Transportation Review - February 2017

Happy New Year from all of us here at SRT. We are looking forward to an exciting and busy year. Highlighted below are a couple of project from the end of last year.When Timing is Critical SRT managed the shipment of 3 identical transformers from Houston to Illinois at the end of the year. Timing was critical as the customer could not accept delivery of the units until after the first of the year. Coordination was also crutial since the rail spur could only accommodate one railcar at a time for...
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Transportation Review - November 2016

Fall is upon us and SRT has a lot to be thankful for. We have executed several interesting projects this last quarter and are highlighting two standouts below.Exceeding Customer Expectations!SRT recently handled the shipment of 2 steam generators from a plant side in the southeast to the western US. These units measured 73'-0"L x 12'-0"W x 14'-6"H, and weighed in at 1.1 million pounds each. The extreme weight dictated either a Schnabel car or bolstered loading arrangement. Since there were 2 uni...
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Specialized Rail Review December 2014

An SRT quarterly publication. In this issue: "Successful 2014 PowerGen Conference," "When the going gets tough, the tough get going!," "Planning ahead leads to perfect execution," and "A Christmas Message from Our President."
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