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A little bit about ACF Courtesy of Wikipedia
American Car and Foundry (often abbreviated as ACF) is an American manufacturer of railroad rolling stock. One of its subsidiaries was once (1925–54) a manufacturer of motor coaches and trolley coaches under the brand names of (first) ACF and (later) ACF-Brill. Today, ACF is known as ACF Industries LLC and is based in St. Charles, Missouri. It is owned by investor Carl Icahn.
American Car and Foundry was formed and incorporated in New Jersey in 1899 as the result of the merger of 13 smaller railroad car manufacturers. The company was made up of:
A little bit about the Past Railroad itself.
RailBoxCompany (reporting marks ABOX, RBOX, TBOX, FBOX), founded in 1974, was created to address aÂ boxcarshortage in theÂ United Statesin the 1970s.It was a subsidiary of theÂ Chicago-basedÂ TrailerTrain.
The concept behind RailBox, as evidenced by the slogan, "Next Load, Any Road!" was, because RailBox was joint-owned by many of the railroads as a privately-ownedÂ cooperative, these boxcars were not subject to load/empty rules. RailBox cars could be assigned for service on any railroad in Canada, Mexico and the United States on lines where an AAR Plate-CÂ loading gaugeis permitted. RailBox purchased boxcars from many Manufacturers, includingÂ American Car and Foundry (ACF), Food Machinery & Chemicals (FMC), andÂ Pullman-Standard (P-S).
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