Metro East Industries

Metro East Industries is a family owned and operated locomotive and railcar repair and maintenance company established in 1990.  We also offer Locomotive and Railcar mobile services in the Midwest, Northeast and Southeast.  Metro East also maintains an inventory of locomotives for resale for your switching needs.

With more than 30 years in business, our team has an unmatched work ethic and commitment to our customers. We produce high quality results in our state-of-the-art facilities which span more than 100 acres of land on the Illinois side of the St. Louis metropolitan area.  Our shops have Inbound and outbound switching five days a week by our serving carriers Alton and Southern Railroad (100% UP subsidiary) and Norfolk Southern Railroad and have local freight connections with UP, CSXT, CNIC, KCS, BNSF and TRRA.  At Metro East, our goal is simple - to help you meet yours and we believe that together, we will arrive on time and on budget.

Please contact Rick Hart for your Mobile service or Locomotive requirements. 985-807-4985 or

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Metro East Industries
Rick Hart
3800 Missouri Ave
Alorton, IL 62207
(985) 807-4985