Regions Served

Southeast New Mexico
South-central Colorado
West Texas
Northern Illinois
Western Oregon
Northern New York State

Services Available

Railcar Storage
Rail Freight Service
Rail Transloading
Freight Car Repairs
Rail Passenger Services
Real Estate Leasing
Freight Logistics
Fleet Management
Locomotive and Car Leasing
Track Maintenance and Repair Services

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Central Car Repair

Central Car Repair (CCR) is a contract freight car repair shop with locations in Colorado and Texas. CCR performs general contract repairs for railroads and car leasing companies. Contract repairs performed by CCR include wheel bearing inspections and replacement, bolster inspection and replacement, carbody welding repairs, side bearing installations, flatcar deck replacement, car cleaning, door and outlet gate replacements and renewals and all other non-pressure vessel repairs. Working in conjunction with its host railroads, CCR provides its customers with storage as well as repairs.


Central Car Repair began operations in May 2002 with locations in Brownfield and Kermit, Texas. CCR’s newest location is at Alamosa, Colorado, with operations beginning in January 2006.

At a Glance

Shop Location: Alamosa, Colorado
Serving Railroad

Class I Connections
Union Pacific Railroad at
Walsenburg, CO
Shop Location: Brownfield, Texas
Serving Railroad

Class I Connections
BNSF, Union Pacific
at Lubbock, TX
Shop Location: Kermit, Texas
Serving Railroad

Class I Connections
Union Pacific
at Monahans, TX
Services Available:

Running gear inspection and repair.

Air brake inspection and repair.
Carbody repair.

Door, hatch and outlet gate inspection and repair.

Flatcar deck renewal.

Side bearing installation.

Bolster replacement.

Program repairs.

Bearing inspection and replacement.

Other program repairs will be considered.

Contact Information

Business Office
118 South Clinton St., Suite 400
Chicago, IL 60661
Voice: 312-466-0900
Fax: 312-466-9589
Operating Office Alamosa
601 State Street/P. O. Box 1807
Alamosa, CO 81101
719-587-0552 (voice)
719-587-0522 (fax)
Operating Office Brownfield
821 West Broadway
Brownfield, TX 79316
806-637-8323 (voice)
806-637-8074 (fax)

Operating Office Kermit
1109 West Austin
Kermit, TX 79745
432-586-6180 (voice)
432-586-8877 (fax)