Locomotive Maintenance & Repair Services

Ronsco, in conjunction with our Allrail subsidiary, provides locomotive repair services in our conveniently located Montreal (Coteau-du-lac) location, as well as providing mobile services in Montreal, Toronto, and across the province of Quebec.  With a yard capacity of 100 to 120 units, 50,000 sq-ft and 8 tracks under roof, the shop is well equipped with a pit, paint booth, 35-ton crane, and 50-ton jacks allowing for a variety of locomotive maintenance and overhaul projects.

We are an approved installation shop for trip optimizers on CN fleet, as well as an approved shop for positive train control installation (PTC).

Capabilities include:

  • Regular locomotive maintenance
  • Locomotive wreck repairs
  • Electronics upgrade /conversion (trip optimizer, PTC, event recorders)
  • Truck and traction motor overhaul & replacement
  • Power assembly, main gen, air compressor repairs and replacement.
  • Emergency and schedules mobile repairs.

Recent projects include upgrade of CN locomotive fleet with trip optimizer and event recorders, wreck repairs on Port-of-Montreal and CN locomotives, overhaul and paint for Orford Express locomotive, as well as a variety of locomotive truck rebuilds.

For more information, please contact our customer service and sales team.

Mobile Repair Services:

Ronsco, and its subsidiary Allrail, have developed a network of mobile services to provide our rail customers a turnkey solution for their on-site maintenance needs.  This includes both urgent and scheduled light locomotive and railcar servicing requirements such as normal running repairs, 90 day inspections, wheel change-outs, air brake valve replacements and testing, etc.

We currently operate mobile services in Halifax, Toronto, Montreal and across the province of Quebec.  We welcome opportunities to expand our services and with customers that require mobile services.

For more information, please contact our customer service and sales team.