Material Handling & Logistics

A Marmon/Berkshire Hathaway Company

Our Material Handling Services can Make You Safer & More Productive.

Safe & Efficient Material Handling Services

Railserve Material Handling Services arrange and perform the movement of raw materials inside industrial facilities. We handle bulk materials of all sorts, from the point of receipt, to the point of production, to the point of departure. Railserve can provide these services for your operation to ensure a fluid, on-site supply chain. We provide the trained personnel, equipment, insurance and more.

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Why Use Railserve Material Handling Services?

Safer Work Environment

We invest in safety — it's our top priority. We develop our own safety methods, training, and technology to create a safer work environment for employees, our clients, and the public. We work nearly 2.5 million man hours annually and have an outstanding safety record with rates well below the OSHA average. Contact us to learn more about our material handling safety record.   

Increases Plant Efficiency & Capacity

We specialize in on-site material handling. We manage the transfer of all sorts of bulk commodities within a plant using a variety of equipment, including railcars, truck, barges and pipelines. Our proven methods and experience lead to increased plant efficiency and higher plant capacity.

Maintain Compliance

We maintain compliance with operating procedures and EH&S requirements.

Reduces Cost

We use our own equipment and employees to efficiently move material within the plant.  This means lower overhead costs and fewer headaches for our clients. Better effiency can also lower demurrage charges.

Experienced Service

Railserve has a great track record spanning over 38 years. We work over 2.7 million hours annually, and are a member of the $8 billion Marmon Holdings Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway Company.

Our customers represent all major commodity groups including the chemical, energy, agriculture and industrial producing regions of the United States and Canada.

Customized Material Handling Services Include:

  • Multimodal transfer of bulk solid and bulk liquid commodities.
  • Bulk solids and liquids loading/unloading of railcar, truck and barges
  • Solids and liquids packaging
  • Manage onsite distribution of railcars, trucks, barges and pipelines
  • Warehousing and shipping functions
  • Quality and assurance sampling
  • Rail switching
  • Railcar washing
  • Bad order railcar management
  • Track maintenance
  • Develop site specific training and operating procedures
  • Monthly Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

Please contact us to discuss your specific plant requirements. Call 1.800.345.7245


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