L.B. Foster is a leading manufacturer, fabricator and distributor of products and services for the global rail, construction and energy and utility industries. The company was founded in 1902 and is publicly traded (NASDAQ: FSTR) with headquarters in Pittsburgh PA. The company’s rail products business is a leading, one source supplier of quality railroad products and services for heavy haul/mainline, short line, transit and industrial railroads worldwide and can provide professional rail project management. Rail products is focused on a strategy of TOTAL TRACK MANAGEMENT™ that is driven by the customers’ need to improve their Safety Performance as well as their Operating Efficiencies. Rail products is composed of Rail Distribution; Track Components; CXT® concrete railroad ties; Coronet and Allegheny Rail Products; Transit Products; Salient Systems; and Friction Management. Rail manufacturing operations are located in the US, Canada and UK with sales offices throughout the world.
Automated Railroad Maintenance Systems (ARMS)specializes in Distribution and System Integration of Rugged Power Systems and Electronic Equipment for Communication, Signal and Locomotive systems in the Rail Industry.