Whether purchasing or leasing a new tank car, or leasing an existing tank car, customers can depend on UTLX for all their tank car needs. The size and variety of cars in our fleet, combined with our manufacturing capabilities, enable us to provide the right car at the right time to serve our customers through changing markets.
The specifications of a customer’s tank car are dependent on the properties of the commodity intended to be shipped. These properties will influence the determination of:
- DOT classification
- Capacity and load limit
- Loading and unloading valves configuration
- Gaskets and o-rings
- Heater coils, insulation and thermal protection
- Interior coatings