Wind Energy

To serve this rapidly expanding market, TTX provides numerous car types for the transportation of blades, towers, nacelles, hubs, and other wind power generating equipment.  Moreover, TTX Company's engineers possess substantial expertise in modifying railcars for this service in conjunction with engineering firms and wind turbine OEMs who design and manufacture the fixtures that apply the components to the railcars.  For instance, TTX converted hundreds of 89-foot flatcars to handle wind turbine blade and tower fixtures. Additionally, TTX Company’s large fleet of heavy-duty flat cars, bulkhead flatcars and 89-foot, 100-ton flatcars are all suitable to carry heavy nacelles and hubs.