Amsted Rail

Setting the Global Standard for Railcar Mobility

8,500 + Employees

Est. 1894

10 Countries

Amsted Rail is a leading global provider of integrated freight wagon component systems, produced with precision, to deliver best-in-class value to our customers for freight, transit and locomotive assets. Amsted Rail is also at the forefront in delivering IoT telematics solutions that track, trace and monitor fleet assets 24/7 virtually anywhere around the globe.

Freight Rail

For over a century, the heavy haul world has turned to Amsted Rail to keep their railcars rolling across the globe, hauling heavier loads over greater distances. Complete, AAR-approved bogie systems set the global standard for reliability, while fully integrated brake systems and end-of-car systems boost railcar performance and safety.


Amsted Rail designs, engineers, tests, and manufactures an entire suite of transit rail products in the United States. State-of-the-art facilities are spread across the USA, combining operational expertise with a manufacturing footprint that has grown with the country’s expanding rail needs for more than a century.


Amsted Digital Solutions™ brings the complex ecosystem of freight rail logistics, typically managed in spreadsheets and several third-party systems, into one user-friendly platform. Proprietary Supply Chain Visibility™ software combines shipment and asset management capabilities with real-time insights from our rugged, low-power onboard telematics devices.

Global Network, Local Presence

Amsted Global Solutions specializes in customized steel and manganese castings for rugged industrial applications, from the smallest component to the large and highly complex, available anywhere in the world.

Over a Century of Innovating Synthetic Graphite Material

Building on a track record stretching back more than a century, Amsted Graphite Materials supplies over 35 countries worldwide with extruded, molded, iso-molded, powder and particulate carbon and graphite materials.

Wheel-end and Sealing Solutions for a World That Moves

Amsted Seals specializes in the fabrication of high-performance, precision sealing solutions for automotive, trucking, rail, and industrial applications, as well as high-reliability wheel-end components for the commercial vehicle aftermarket.