News & Events

News & Events2019-04-05T14:57:15-05:00
10Dec 2020

RECO would like to welcome our new General Manager of Manufacturing Shawn Cheesman

Dec 10, 2020|

RECO would like to welcome our new General Manager of Manufacturing Shawn Cheesman. Shawn joins RECO with 35 years of industry management and operations experience. Shawn graduated with an MBA at University of MN through the Carlson Executive MBA program as well as earning his BS in Engineering from Purdue University.  Since graduating, Shawn has

1Jun 2020

Remote Monitoring Product Innovation

Jun 01, 2020|

Over the last 15 years we have offered remote connectivity with our switch heater product line, complete with real-time alerts that enable users to take action remotely. This has increased switch heater up-time and decreased exposure of railroad personnel to dangerous driving conditions. Users have measured and reported on the increase in switch reliability during

27Mar 2020

We Will Remain Open as an Essential Business

Mar 27, 2020|

The health and safety of our customers and employees is the highest priority for Railway Equipment Company (RECO).  As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, MN as well as many other states across the country have issued executive stay-at-home orders. Based upon guidelines published by the Department of Homeland Security Railway Equipment Company is a part of

23Jul 2019

RECO. at RSSI 2019 | September 21-24, 2019 BOOTH #4025

Jul 23, 2019|

Railway Equipment Co. is excited to announce that we are displaying in BOOTH 4025, September 21-24, 2019 at the RSSI C&S Exposition & Railway Interchange show in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The 2019 RSSI C&S  and Railway Interchange is the largest combined railway exhibition and technical conference in North America. Join Railway Equipment Co. at BOOTH 4025 to learn

28Sep 2017

Railway Equipment Co. Announces a New Website

Sep 28, 2017|

Railway Equipment Company (RECO) recently announced a new website. The new website provides an enhanced user-friendly experience and focuses on RECO’s: Technologically advanced product lines Innovative solutions for rail and transit customers Extensive information about RECO’s range of railway and transit solutions The new website was designed to cater to their customers and provide an enhanced

17Apr 2017

MBTA Utilizing RECO’s Lastest Track Switch Winter Protection Technology

Apr 17, 2017|

Within the last three years, Boston, Massachusetts encountered the 5th and 6th largest snowstorms in history. Massive storms proved to be operationally challenging and greatly disrupted public transit on the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority or MBTA. As part of a winter resiliency plan, the MBTA has partnered with Railway Equipment Company and Keolis Commuter Services

19Dec 2016

RECO featured in Progressive Railroading’s “The Internet of Things” issue

Dec 19, 2016|

Railway Equipment Company is more than a railroad products supplier. We are remote monitoring specialist. This article details a bit more about our remote monitoring and control technologies which have been instrumental in helping customers reduce response time, diagnose and eliminate many failures, and reduce operating costs. Click here to read the full story…

18Dec 2016

Introducing Our Newest Track Switch Heater

Dec 18, 2016|

A simpler way for keeping switches clear in the most adverse conditions. Railway Equipment Company’s full-line of switch heater products can be found across North America. Our focus is protecting switches from malfunctioning due to ice and snow in some of the harshest environments. By leveraging the latest technology in sensing and control with time