Rail Trucks

Bradken provides innovative cast steel solutions for rapid transit and locomotive truck applications.

We offer several service proven proprietary rail truck designs as well as locomotive components and sub-assemblies. We possess manufacturing and design engineering support for the locomotive/transit markets, providing product improvement and cost saving opportunities. 

Our Atchison and St. Joseph facilities have long been considered ‘the Truck Guys’ by the North American rail industry.

Bradken is certified by the Association of American Railroads – (AAR).

Key products include:

Truck assemblies/bogie assemblies

  • Bi-Level Truck
  • Gallery Truck
  • 201931 Truck
  • Broad Gauge Articulated Truck
  • 9600-G2 Truck
  • Workcar Truck
  • Articulated Truck
  • 5650 Truck

Locomotive castings and machined components


Transit undercarriages and sub-assemblies

Other products

  • Traction pins
  • Bolster assemblies
  • Journal bearing housings
  • Axle bearing housings
  • Traction motor ends
  • Primary and secondary suspension components