For over 32 years Hetronic Inc. has been providing customers
with the perfect radio remote control solutions for their industrial
applications. Fifteen (15) years ago we expanded our RF remote control
expertise into the Locomotive and Railway controls market. We have met the challenge
of understanding our customers’ working conditions including their need for the highest level of safety, efficiency and increased productivity. Hetronic’s expert technical staff is dedicated to provide the latest
technology and innovative solutions for Locomotive and Rail operations. Our radio remote controls provide rail
professionals with control solutions that provide complete control, improved visibility, precision accuracy in operations as well as rugged reliability and failure-free performance. Offering a full line of solutions that include Remote Locomotive Control (RLC) system for hydraulic, pneumatic and speed control of locomotives to video feedback remote control systems and hand-held button controls for ballast loading, Hetronic has the solution. Our systems are in operation around the world in Class 1, Short Line and Yard applications.
To meet our Class 1 customer’s needs Hetronic offers a feature-rich
RLC control system that integrates our
MU controller with hydraulic and pneumatic functions and customized radio
remote transmitters. Offering portable
or hard-wired options and a variety of optional features including man-down,
diagnostics and speed control our Class 1 system is designed following AAR
directives and is FAR compliant. The
Hetronic RLC will control virtually every move you want to make with your
locomotive while remaining in a safe position.
CLASS II (SHORT LINE)
Hetronic NOVA XL or NOVA 1 Transmitter and Receiver systems provide flexibility of controls, improve the safe operation of the operator and provide rugged efficiency and productivity for the Short Line railways. Our new NOVA with video feedback offers expanded safe operation over the length of the train.
Hetronic locomotive and railway remote control systems are
designed to our customer’s specific applications. We
offer a complete line of multi-purpose operator to machine controls from belly
packs to handhelds. For the tough jobs
of safely controlling and moving railcars, unloading ballast cars, performing track
maintenance, operating cranes or man lifts and operating mining or steel mill
rail cars, Hetronic has the solution to meet your needs. Contact our Railway technical experts to discuss your specific needs.