About Us


Who We Are

With roots dating back to 1972, our company has become one of the premier, one-stop, full-service, M-1003 certified shops on the east coast. Our facilities are fully certified and quality accredited to perform repairs and services in compliance with the requirements of the American Association of Railroad’s Quality Assurance Program. Our services are strongly complimented by a seasoned and well-trained staff. We are proud of our industry wide reputation for high-quality workmanship, technical expertise and our demonstrated ability to effectively and efficiently respond to the special needs of each of our customers.
Our goal, as a company and as individuals, is to provide the best service possible to our customers. We are committed to providing quality workmanship, prompt turn times and a genuine business approach. We are dedicated to conducting business honestly, with integrity and a degree of urgency that will assure each customer that they are our number one priority.

What We do

We have four tank car certified locations on the east coast to serve your rail car needs. All are serviced by CSX with convenient interchange to NS.
  • Lynchburg, Virginia has a capacity of approximately 135 cars with an additional 40-45 cars in process at any given time.
  • Hinton, West Virginia has capacity for over 100 cars with an additional 35-40 cars in process.
  • Elk Mills, Maryland has capacity for 130 cars on site with 28-30 in process.
  • Kingsport, Tennessee has a capacity of 130 cars with 12-15 in process. There is additional storage capabilities at this site as well.

How Can We Help You

We are constantly working to bring you higher quality and more convenient service at each of our locations. With great sincerity we thank you for your consideration of our capabilities and facilities. We would love the opportunity to answer any questions you may have. Please contact us at info@apptankcar.com to see how we can better serve you!