The cable used to transmit electrical signals between locomotives coupled together on a single consist, allowing two or more locomotives to be controlled from a single control stand.
Short for “Repair in Place”. A type of Car Shop where running repairs are made, commonly found in larger train yards.
A company certified in the manufacture of freight cars.
A facility where freight cars are repaired. Includes Rip tracks, Project Shops, and Contract Shops.
A car inspector.