LEADERS IN RAIL TRACKS JOINING, TRACK SIGNALING AND POWER BONDING & RAILWAY GROUNDING SOLUTIONS 

PRODUCTS

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RAILWAY ELECTRIC FLASH-BUTT WELDING

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RAILROAD SIGNAL & POWER BONDING




RAILWAY SUBSTATION GROUNDING

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ALUMINOTHERMIC THERMITE WELDING

 
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ABOUT

American Railways is a leading designer, developer, manufacturer, marketer and supplier of superior railway products. The company specializes in supplying products and services for the building of high performance railway systems. The company’s product range includes aluminothermic thermite welding systems, track connections, railway signal & power bonding products, railway grounding, and wire connectivity solutions. In addition to our vast array of products, we also serve track, third rail, and overhead catenary systems.


American Railways is focused on building the homeland while marketing America abroad. Our global brands include QUIKWELD™, AUTRAI™, QUIKBOND™, QUIKIGNIT™, QUIKCONECT™, and QUIKCLIP™.

 
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OUR ROOTS

SINCE    1886

The Pacific Railway Act was signed into law by President Abraham Lincoln on July 1, 1862. This act provided Federal government support for the building of the first transcontinental railroad, which was completed on May 10, 1869.

 

American Railways Company traces its roots to President Abraham Lincoln, who was an American Railroad lawyer and statesman who served as the 16th president of the United States from 1861 until his assassination in 1865.

 

American Railways is a constitutional company, it puts America, the Homeland and Americans first. The Company brand name is “American Railways™” and the company adopts the same website without abbreviation or shortening its name.

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INSTALLATION & CONTRACTING SERVICES

Rail Electric Flash-Butt Welding
Railway Signaling & Bonding
Aluminothermic Thermite Welding 

American Railways mobile division can travel anywhere in the USA, Canada and Mexico equipped with certified personnel, proper materials, and specialized tools to perform services related to the following projects:


RAIL ELECTRIC FLASH-BUTT WELDING
Our crew will come to your site and perform exothermic welding for all your rail and transit grounding needs.

 

RAIL TRACKS SIGNAL & POWER BONDING
Our experienced crew will perform all the testing, installation, inspection and certification of railway track signal & power bonds need.

 

RAIL TRACK ALUMINOTHERMIC THERMITE WELDING
Our crew can travel to any railway or crane job site in the USA, Canada and Mexico to design, inspect, install and weld steel tracks, and perform quality inspection on rail to rail track joining.

RAIL AND TRANSIT GROUNDING WELDING

Our crew will come to your site and perform exothermic welding for all your rail and transit grounding needs.

TRAINING & CERTIFICATION
IN ACCORDANCE WITH CFR 213, AREMA® CHAPTER 4, AND AMERICAN RAILWAYS PROCEDURES

Grounding Exothermic Welding 
Per American Railways Standards
Railway Signaling & Bonding 
Per American Railways Standards
Aluminothermic Thermite Welding 
Per American Railways Standards

OBTAIN OR MAINTAIN REQUIRED CERTIFICATION
American Railways offers comprehensive training courses for railroad track safety, maintenance, inspection, and
CWR thermite welding. Only currently certified track workers shall be allowed on the job.

 

COMPREHENSIVE COURSES
Proper training and qualification will be covered as well as safe product usage. Other training modules include site
safety, tools, procedure, productivity, and avoidance of tracks defects.

 

RECOGNIZED CERTIFICATION
Upon successful completion of training, American Railways provides a certificate. Your credentials will immediately
be registered and updated electronically with American Railways online system.

 

WORLDWIDE LOCATIONS, WEEKEND & HOLIDAY CLASSES
Training can take place at our training facility in the USA, at your job site, or at a contractor’s facility. Our courses are
available year round. If taking time out during the work week is not possible, our training courses can be scheduled
over weekends or holidays.

 

LIST OF CLASSES
1. CFR 213: Track safety standards, maintenance & inspection
2. CFR 213, subpart D, CWR: Aluminothermic thermite welding of rails.
3. CFR 214: Safety
4. CFR 238: Maintenance of equipment.
5. Crane rail installation and welding.
6. Railway signal & power bonds.
7. Railway grounding & earthing.
8. Railway third rail & catenary overhead continued-electrically exothermically welding.

OUR COMPANY

Our Company Overview
We are passionate about Railways. This vision unites us with our customers for life.
 

Our People
American Railways employs the finest workforce in the Rail world. Our diverse and dedicated team speaks English, French and Spanish.
 

Our Global Headquarters
Our home is Detroit, Michigan, USA. America's  transportation manufacturing capital of the world.

 

CONTACT

Where to find us

Inquiries

For any inquiries, questions or feedback, please call (313) 346-5656 or fill out the following form

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American Railways LLC

Headquarters Office 

General Motors Building, Tower 400

400 Renaissance Center, Floor 26

Detroit, Michigan 48243, USA

National Rail & Equipment Yard

3300 Busch Road

Pleasanton, California 94566, USA

AUTRAI & Software Division

1900 Camden Ave

San Jose, California 95124, USA

www.AUTRAI.com

Advanced Technologies Testing Lab

121 W City Center Drive

Pueblo, Colorado 81003, USA

Phone (313) 346-5656

​E-mail: Contact@AmericanRailways.com

Website: www.AmericanRailways.com