The Battery-Operated Tool Revolution is Taking Over the Rail Industry
Life on a maintenance of way (MOW) crew is not an easy one. At times it can be gruelling – definitely not a job for the faint of heart. For years and years, the jobs of MOW railroading crews have revolved around the use of hydraulic and gas-powered tools and the vehicles used to support them. When crews have a line of ties to work on for repairs, they must get out all the oversized, bulky hydraulic and/or gas tools and go through the excruciating process of transport and set-up, which takes hours and is frustrating and exhausting.
To this point, those hydraulic and gas-powered tools and vehicles have allowed railroaders to get by on the job, but at a cost:
They take forever to set up You can easily see why Focused Technology Solutions’ dual-use, battery-operated tools for railway emergency response are your best choice to solve most railway emergencies, anytime and anywhere. The Focused Technology Solutions’ battery-operated tool suite solves several major issues.
Since 2018, Focused TS has been developing battery-operated tools for maintenance of way crews to make their jobs and lives easier while minimising liability risks for railroads all around the globe.
Since Focused Technology’s tools are all battery-operated, there is no need for those large vehicles, dirty hydraulic fluids and oversized generators, eliminating setup time and making the job much easier for railroaders.
Focused Technology Solutions has agreed to a licensing deal with FTS Tools LLC for their revolutionary, battery-operated, maintenance-of-way tool line.
There is no better spike driving solution than the award-winning ‘SpikeForce’ for tight, contained areas such as bridges and tunnels.
Focused Technology's SpikeForce has won Progressive Railroad Magazine’s 2021 Reader’s Choice Award for best Maintenance of Way product.
Focused Technology Solutions has announced the release of their latest technological breakthrough; the PowerForce battery-powered generator.
The battery-operated revolution is taking over the rail industry, eliminating many liabilities created by hydraulic systems.
The Derail Light’s smart safety technology is the only device on the market that keeps mistakes due to human error to a minimum.
Focused Technology Solutions have partnered with Railserve in developing a revolutionary derail smart safety device, the Derail Light.
Focused Technology Solutions has announced that the first ever battery-operated e-clip inserter/remover, the EclipEase, is coming soon.
Seasoned rail veteran with over 40 years of experience joins the Marmon/Berkshire Hathaway railroad technology company.
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