Railcar Loading Arms, Swing Arms and Boom Arms

RailCar loading arms

SafeRack helps clients meet a wide range of bulk chemical loading requirements. We provide swing arms truck loading, railcar loading and custom bulk loading applications such as drums and containers.

Top or bottom loading applications, supported or unsupported boom arms, fixed or variable reach arms, bypass and wash arms are all common applications we provide to customers.

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Supported Boom Arm Design With Integrated Gangway And Safety Cage

This Supported OPW Boom Arm provides dependable service in high usage
installations, with low maintenance. This type of installation typically consists of:

  • A single-arm loader
  • Swiveling Boom Arm
  • Pillow Block or Flange Bearing for Additional Support
  • Upfeed Configuration
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Bottom Loading Arm With Insulation & Steam Tracing

This OPW loading arm swings under railcars to bottom load bulk chemicals and is insulated and traced to keep product at required temperature for loading or unloading. Show at left:

  • Unsupported Loading Arm - Upfeed
  • Configuration
  • Steam Tracing and Insulation
  • Spill Containment Track Pan
  • Kamlok Dry Disconnect Coupling
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SafeRack designs loading arms to work with gangways and fall prevention cages.

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Top Loading Arm with Integrated Gangway and Safety Cage

This OPW Top Loading Arm contains an integrated gangway and safety cage for top loading tank trucks. This type of installation typically consists of:

  • A single-arm loader
  • Swiveling Boom Arm
  • Vapor Recovery Hose
  • Overfill Protection and Hatch Cover Plate
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OPW Supported Boom Arm Design

This Supported OPW Boom Arm provides dependable service in high usage installations and is designed for top loading Railcars and iso-containers This type of installation typically consists of:

  • A single-arm loader
  • Swiveling Boom Arm
  • Pillow Block or Flange Bearing
  • Dry Disconnect Coupler
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Loading Arms with Gangways and Multiple Spot Loading Rack

These OPW Loading Arms for top loading railcars include integrated vapor recovery by-pass hoses and are retrofitted to existing loading racks. Included in this installation are:

  • A single-arm loader
  • Unsupported Boom Style Loading Arm
  • Vapor Recovery Hose Attached to Boom Arm
  • Dry Disconnect Couplings
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SafeRack® Grounding and Overfill Protection

When loading and unloading flammable materials, a single static shock can be enough to ignite an explosion. SafeRack can provide an out-of-the-box solution that ensures your railcar is properly grounded before loading begins Learn more

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Created on: 11/21/2014

SafeRack, a leader in custom loading platforms and gangways for truck, railcar and industrial safety applications, and its sister company Atlatl Software, pioneer of the software category Sales Resource Planning (SRP) are helping drive the U.S. manufacturing renaissance.

The companies have been growing substantially over the past year. Atlatl recently announced that it will be expanding to a larger 15,000 square foot office in Charleston, S.C. to house more than 150 employees with capacity to double that amount. Its 1,474 percent growth rate has led to a nationwide hiring initiative to bring artists, animators, human-machine interface designers and software developers, among support staff to the “Silicon Harbor” area...
SafeRack Appoints Jeff Reichert to President
Created on: 11/21/2014

SafeRack, an industry leader specializing in loading rack technologies for trucks, railcars and industrial safety applications, announced the appointment of Jeff Reichert to President. The announcement was made by co-founders Fred Harmon and Rob Honeycutt who said, "Jeff is a tremendous asset to our rapidly growing company, and we anticipate continued growth under his strong leadership."

Mr. Reichert brings more than 28 years operational and P&L experience from several industry verticals including aerospace, machine tools, and critical fluid handling systems for the chemical and industrial business spaces. During his career, he has managed the global activities of business units located in Brazil, China, Europe, India and Japan. Mr. Reichert holds an M.B.A. in Operations Management from Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio...