Crossbridge Compliance, Rail Division, has a state-of-the-art valve shop as well as Mobile Repair Units. We are a Metso authorized repair shop and have technicians/inspectors with extensive industry experience.

Crossbridge Rail is an AAR C5 and C6 certified facility with in-house and mobile certified service equipment technicians.

Crossbridge service equipment technicians are certified to NDT Level II in Bubble Leak Testing, Penetrant Testing and Visual Testing. Our in-house NDT Level III personnel can provide NDT training at our Longview, TX.  facility or  your location. Our NDT Level III personnel hold ASNT certifications in Radiographic, Magnetic Particle, Liquid Penetrant, Ultrasonic, Visual, Eddy Current and Leak Testing. We also provide valuable services to our clients through assisting with AAR facility certification, Quality consulting, Quality and NDT procedure development, compliance training and auditing.

Contact Crossbridge Rail today to see how we can help you!

Compliance Services
OPEN

Do you load and unload DOT regulated railcars?

Crossbridge offers Consulting and Compliance Training to meet your FRA and AAR compliance needs.

Services include:

  • CFR 172, 174 & 179 Training and Consulting
  • CFR 172 Subpart H Training
  • Hazmat General Awareness/Familiarization
  • Function Specific – Tank Car Specific
  • Safety Training
  • Security Awareness
  • 2017 AAR Field Guide to Tank Car Training
  • Pamphlet 34 - Safe Loading and Unloading of Tank Cars Training
  • Railcar Pre/Post Load Walk-Around Inspection
  • Tank Car Gaskets, Valves, Fasteners & Fittings Assembler Training
  • SOP/TSOP Procedure and Form Development
  • Development of QA program per AAR Section J
  • FRA & AAR Audit Readiness and Audit Assist

Crossbridge has personnel with extensive experience in FRA and AAR compliance.

Rail Valve Shop, Mobile Repair and Inspection Services
OPEN

 

  • C5 - Repair and reconditioning of tank car service equipment
  • C6 - Removal and replacement of tank car service equipment
  • Bubble Leak Testing 
  • Mobile Nitrogen Purging of Tank Cars
  • Light field repairs
  • Mechanical Inspection
  • First Article Inspection
  • New Car Construction Customer Inspection
  • In-process/Final Inspection
  • One-Time-Movement-Approval (OTMA) Inspection
  • Pre/Post Purchase Lease Car Inspection
  • Post-Accident/Damage Inspection
  • Interior Coatings/Linings Inspection
  • Blast/N2 Purge Inspection

Rail Training Services
OPEN

 

  • CFR 172, 174 & 179 Training
  • CFR 172 Subpart H Training
  • Hazmat General Awareness/Familiarization
  • Function Specific 
  • Safety Training
  • Security Awareness Training
  • In-depth Security Training
  • DOT Tank Car Specific Training
  • 2017 AAR Field Guide to Tank Car Training
  • Pamphlet 34 - Safe Loading and Unloading of Tank Cars Training
  • One-Time-Movement-Approval (OTMA) Training
  • Railcar Pre/Post Load Walk-Around Inspection Training
  • Tank Car Gaskets, Valves, Fasteners & Fittings Assembler Training

Rail Consulting
OPEN

  • Establish Quality Assurance Manuals in accordance with AAR M1002/M1003 Requirements
  • Procedure review/development/regulatory and standard updating
  • Loading/Unloading facility audits for FRA compliance
  • Individual Facility/Process audits
  • AAR M1003 Quality Application Consulting
  • AAR Section J Chapter 2 Consulting
  • Complete AAR M1002 Technical Approval Applications
  • B-2 AAR Tank Car Facility Inspection Consulting
  • Perform Subcontractor Evaluations/Review and complete “Exhibit B-1” forms
  • Develop or provide template procedures and/or standards to support Quality Assurance Manual
  • Review/edit existing procedures and/or standards
  • Provide compliance consulting related to NDT program, procedures and certifications
  • Perform facility visits and pre-AAR readiness audits/AAR audit assistance
  • Pre - AAR M1003 Quality Audit based on the AAR QASE Checklist
  • Pre - AAR M1002 Facility Audit based on AAR B-2 Checklist